Musée des Confluences in Lyon, France will host an exhibition entitled Art and the Machine from October 13
Running until January 4, 2016, the exhibition examines the relationship between the gaze of the artist at the machine and the evolution of industrial and mechanical technology from the 18th century until today. It reveals the constant link between machines and the plastic arts, drawing the visitor in to examine these ties further.
Over 170 exhibits from 44 museums across Europe will be on display, brought together in this way for the first time. A cross-section of works from different fields and disciplines will be represented throughout the exhibition, appealing to art enthusiasts, mechanics and children who like to dream.
Venue: Musée des Confluences, 86 quai Perrache, 69002 Lyon – France
Date: 13 October, 2015 – 4 January, 2016
For more information, visit www.museedesconfluences.fr/fr