November 2021 Field Trips
& The Science of the Brick
California Science Center
November 8, 2021
10:00am – 12:00/12:30pm
COST: $11.00 per person
Masks Required ages 3 yrs. & older
Face Shields w/a medical exemption
- 700 Exposition Park Drive
- Los Angeles, CA 90037
PARKING: $12.00 (cash or CC)
Take the Metro- exit Expo Park/USC station and it’s a very short walk.
Deadline: Wednesday, October 27, 2021 (or until full)
Art of the Brick:
Named one of CNN’s Top Ten “Global Must-See Exhibitions” The Art of the Brick is a critically acclaimed collection of inspiring artworks made exclusively from one of the most recognizable toys in the world: the LEGO® brick. Contemporary artist Nathan Sawaya transforms a child’s toy into sophisticated art and beyond, in the world’s largest display of LEGO art ever.
Featuring intriguing works of art made exclusively from one of the most recognizable toys in the world, The Art of the Brick will inspire visitors of all ages. This critically acclaimed collection includes Sawaya’s original sculptures as well as re-imagined versions of some of the world’s most famous art masterpieces, such as Michelangelo’s David, Van Gogh’s Starry Night and Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa. Other highlights include a20-foot Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton, a 7-foot tall Easter Island Moai statue and an innovative, multi-media collection of LEGO brick infusedphotography produced in tandem with award-winning photographer Dean West.
The Science of the Brick
Your ticket for The Art of the Brick includes admission to The Science of the Brick gallery which features nine activity stations for guests to create and design structures and solve various LEGO brick building challenges. Activities include: Art & Architecture, Hidden Hands, Assistive Devices, Describe it, Six Bricks, LEGO Drag Race, Tilt Maze, LEGO Music Box, and Free Play. (see link for more information: https://californiasciencecenter.org/exhibits/the-art-of-the-brick)
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