Jeppe Hein Appearing Rooms

Jeppe Hein Appearing Rooms

Great Britain, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 8XX, 020 7960 4200
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Jeppe Hein Appearing Rooms

  • Address: Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 8XX
  • Phone number: 020 7960 4200
DATES: 1st June to 8th September 2013
 
PRICES: FREE


To the art world Jeppe Hein's 'Appearing Rooms' is a delightful mix of sculpture and architecture, playing with the viewers perception of solid forms. To the many kids and families who flock to the South Bank in the summer, the Danish artist's water jets provide a great way to cool off, dashing in and out of the unpredictable spurts of water. Watch for a few minutes and you'll soon be tempted to join in, especially on a hot day. As the 'walls' of water which return to the usual spot outside the Southbank Centre's Queen Elizabeth Hall appear and disappear you can try walking through the 'rooms' without getting wet - chances are you won't manage it but it's fun trying.

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