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The Tree, the Caterpillar and the Butterfly is an interactive exhibition combining the power of art, technology and nature to create a magical, memorable experience for all ages to enjoy.

The gallery is filled with plants, bird sounds and butterflies where visitors’ movements can alter sounds and colours of these unique artworks. Visitors can use a magical watering can to grow a fairylike pea plant in real-time, trigger birds’ calls using their mobile phone, and affect a multi-coloured field of butterflies through their movements using Xbox Kinect technology. 

The Tree, the Caterpillar and the Butterfly is part of the Generation tour exhibition:

15 October 2015 - 10 January 2016 at DLI Museum and Art Gallery, Durham

17 January 2016 - 21 February 2016 at Towneley Hall, Burnley, Lancashire

30 April 2016 - 2 July 2016 at Central Art Gallery, Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester

9 July 2016 - 11 September 2016 at Berwick Gymnasium Gallery, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland


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