At this moment, humankind relentlessly try to explore and demystify the myth of the universe. Mori Art Museum want you the join the journey to space via art in “The Universe and Art” exhibition in Tokyo. This event will take a trip from meteorites and fossils to historic astronomical material by Da Vinci and Galileo; mandalas; Taketori Monogatari (The Tale of the Bamboo Cutter) which we may call Japan’s oldest sci-fi novel; to the Hi-Tech immersive Installation by teamLab. All diverse selection of around 150 items from across the globe in total will be distributed in four sections: “How Have Humans through the Ages Viewed the Universe?” “The Universe as Space-Time” “A New View of Life – Do Aliens Exist?” and “Space Travel and the Future of Humanity,” the exhibition will also offer novel, future-oriented views of the cosmos and mankind.
Prepare to take off, “The Universe and Art” exhibition will opens it door from Saturday July 30, 2016 to Monday, January 9, 2017 at Mori Art Museum（53F, Roppongi Hills Mori Tower）
Source and Image Courtesy to Mori Art Museum