A bright beacon in the dark winter months.
Heliotrope is a 12 minute audio and light experience about the seasons. It has been created by a team of artists, designers and scientists, working together to explore the impact of light on minds and bodies.
4pm to 8pm, performances every half hour
Kibble Palace, Glasgow Botanic Gardens
Tickets are free. All pre-bookable tickets have now been reserved, but there are tickets available on the door. These will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
Architect and lighting designer: DO Architecture
Graphic designer: Stefanie Posavec
Programmer: Justin Quillinan
Psychiatrists: John Eagles and Tom Brown
PR: Claudia Monteiro
Sound artist: Hanna Tuulikki
Sound recordist: Daniel Padden
Sound technician: Robert Macleod
Stage fabricator: Re-form the Norm
Writer: Molly Naylor
For more information about Seasonal Affective Disorder, please visit the Royal College of Psychiatrists website.
We plan to tour Heliotrope during the winter of 2013/2014.
Heliotrope is produced by Trigger.
It is supported by a Wellcome Trust Arts Award, Creative Scotland & Glasgow Life.
It was developed with the help of a CCA Creative Lab.
Image credit: Stefanie Posavec