The Art of the Brick®, the world renowned LEGO® art exhibit is on at the TheZone@Rosebank from the 3rd of April 2015. The Art of the Brick is a world class exhibit geared for the whole family, students and LEGO fans of all ages. Visitors can look forward to 75 original artworks, the sculptures were created by Nathan Sawaya and needed more than 1 million LEGO bricks.
LEGO artworks include Sawaya’s most famous work to date, ‘Yellow’ famously featured in Lady Gaga’s music video G.U.Y, as well as other sculptures such as the T-Rex skeleton constructed from over 80,000 LEGO bricks and measuring over six metres in length. In addition to this, visitors will see some of the world’s most famous artworks recreated with LEGO such as Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa, Van Gogh’s Starry Night and the Venus de Milo.
The Art of the Brick is full of LEGO, art and education experiences including video interviews with Nathan Sawaya, a PlayStation gaming area featuring LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, a LEGO building zone and many more fun activities for old and young to enjoy.
Tickets to the exhibition are available either online at www.computicket.co.za or at the exhibition box office. Tickets cost R140 for adults and R95 for kids under 18. Entry for kids under two is free.