17th September - 4th October 2018
Lumen Studios will present a series of works inspired by the naturally dark skies of Grizedale Forest. Lumen is an art collective, focused on themes of astronomy and light. Through the production of art, exhibitions and seminars, Lumen aim to raise a dialogue about how humanity understands existence. During this residency, Lumen are particularly keen to highlight the importance of preserving dark sky areas, raising awareness of the ecological problems caused by light pollution.
As part of Lumen's exhibition and residency, Lumen will conduct experimental astrophotography and sun printing workshops to help visitors experience and capture the natural beauty of the Sun, Moon & Stars. https://www.lumenstudios.co.uk/