Da Vinci—The Genius opens at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science opens at 9am on Saturday, February 10, 2018. This world class exhibition from Grande Exhibitions remains on display at the Museum daily from 9am-5pm through July 29, 2018.
Da Vinci – The Genius demonstrates the full scope of Leonardo da Vinci’s remarkable genius as an inventor, artist, anatomist, sculptor, engineer, musician and architect. Guests will enjoy many unique pieces including life-size machine inventions, entertaining animations of da Vinci’s most notable Renaissance works and an eye-opening, in-depth analysis of his most famous piece, “Mona Lisa.” Visitors will be able to push, pull, crank and interact with many of these exhibits for a hands-on understanding of the scientific principles behind them.
“This is the most comprehensive exploration of Leonardo da Vinci’s work ever created, and we are thrilled to be able to host it during this limited engagement in Albuquerque,” said Museum Director Margie Marino. “The interactive experience will immerse guests in Leonardo’s timeless brilliance through full-scale interpretations of the mastermind’s inventions and unparalleled studies of his iconic art.”
Created with the assistance of the Museo Leonardo da Vinci – Rome, Italy, and many experts in Italy and France, Da Vinci – The Genius celebrates one of the most revered and dynamic minds of all time. The exhibition features 17 compelling themed areas of da Vinci’s work, offering visitors an unmatched look inside the mind of the ultimate Renaissance man who laid the groundwork for some of modern society’s most impactful inventions such as the helicopter, airplane, automobile, submarine, parachute and bicycle.
For more information about Da Vinci—The Genius: http://www.nmnaturalhistory.org/exhibits/temporary-exhibits/da-vinci-genius
Doors open to the public on February 10, 2018. Prices are $22 per ticket. For Ticket information: http://www.nmnaturalhistory.org/exhibits/temporary-exhibits/da-vinci-genius