Aratoi Lecture Series: Peter McLeish An Art Collaboration based on Red Sprites and Antarctica/Climate Change

27 October 2018 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Aratoi

Red sprites are upper atmospheric optical phenomenon associated with thunderstorms that have only recently been documented using low level television. The blink of an eye lasts 250 milliseconds: sprites often only last ten. Before their discovery, sprites were considered UFOs by pilots.
Since 2001, Canadian born multi-media artist and filmmaker Peter McLeish has been invovlved in a collaboration based on Red Sprites with American scientist Walter A.Lyons.

Tickets $7 
Afternoon Tea provided


A Red Sprite and Elve