Pepper's ghost effect, triangles, cyan and red

Years 5–6

Light and illusion

Workshop + exhibition visit

Drawing inspiration from the works of artist Taree Mackenzie, students will experiment and play with colour, light, shadow, movement, and reflection to create stunning visual illusions.

Students will:

- consider the science of light and its role in visual illusions

- explore how reflective illusions are created

- apply principles of masking to a visual effect

Important information

This workshop runs for 105 minutes and includes a group visit to the ACMI exhibition at either 11:00 am (afternoon booking) or 12:00 pm (morning booking).

Available from July 14, 2021


Wednesdays & Thursdays during the school term

9:45am-1pm, or 11am-2:30pm


Per class / up to 30 students



Book via invoice (P.O required)

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