Van Gogh Alive – The Experience
Explore the work and life experiences of Vincent van Gogh during the period 1880 to 1890. Experience his influential art in hyper-fine detail, with special attention paid to key features. Photographs and video have also been augmented with Van Gogh’s works.
Listen to the story of Vincent's life, which is being told in his own words.
The music carefully selected to tell Van Gogh’s story includes Vivaldi, Ledbury, Tobin, Lalo, Barber, Schubert, Satie, Godard, Bach, Chabrier, Satie, Saint-Saëns, Godard, Handel.
The experience features two audio guides, developed especially both for adults and for children.
Learn to draw landscapes with a perspective frame. Investigate the details of Vincent’s paintings through a microscope.
Pull up a seat at ‘The Potato Eaters’ table or see a dramatic shadow play in the Yellow House.
Venture into an exciting new world; forego all preconceived ideas of traditional museum visits, dispel all notions of tiptoeing through silent art galleries to view masterpieces from afar, change how you engage with art. Vitalize your senses and challenge your beliefs in a completely unique, stimulating Vincent van Gogh exhibition experience.
Be prepared for a vibrant symphony of light, color, and sound, combined and amplified to create what visitors are calling “an unforgettable multi-sensory experience”.
In an instant, Van Gogh Alive – The Experience transports visitors to another time and place, immersing them in the artists’ world. Adults and children alike, wander throughout the space, exploring nooks and crannies and engaging with the experience in a manner that transcends traditional installations.
Synchronized to a powerful classical score, more than 3,000 Van Gogh images at enormous scale create a thrilling display that fills giant screens, walls, columns, ceilings and even the floor – immersing you entirely in the vibrant colors and vivid details that constitute Van Gogh’s unique style.
Know Before You Go
The Van Gogh Alive Experience is open from 9 AM - 10 PM everyday. You can enter at anytime, and stay for however long you like.
You will receive an email with your voucher. No need to print. Display your mobile voucher along with a valid Photo ID proof at the venue.
Dubai Design District (D3), Dubai