Yellow Giant is an exhibition by Helen Schell. Inspired by the Sun and Space, Helen uses optical illusions to express phenomena of space.
In creating the artwork for this exhibition, Helen has worked with solar physicists, Dr Gert Botha, Dr Stephane Regnier from Northumbria University, and Dr Helen Mason from Cambridge University.
The exhibition is open from 10 September – 3 October 2015,
Gallery Opening times Wed – Sat, 12-5pm.
The exhibition is being held at Vane Gallery, First Floor Commercial House, 39 Pilgrim St, Newcastle
Events for adults and families.
Saturday 12 September 2-4pm
Presentations and discussions with Dr Gert Botha and Dr Stephane Regnier (Northumbria University Solar Group), Helen Schell, Richard Talbot (Head of Fine Art, Newcastle University), Dr Helen Mason (Sun|trek, Cambridge University) and Dr Carol Davenport (Think Physics, Northumbria University)
Saturday, 3 October 2-4pm
Our Dynamic Sun
Solar physics for families: presentation with Dr Helen Mason and family workshop with Helen Schell
These events are free, but please book a place by contacting the gallery at
firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 0191 261 8281