David Byrne opens theatrical neuroscience exhibit

The new experience is a 60-minute curated event, part theatrical experience and part scientific discovery. Groups of ten people will explore recreations of pioneering research from leading neuroscience, psychology and sociology institutions across four rooms. The idea is that rather than people passively gazing at exhibits, they immersive themselves with the installations and engage with the research outcomes. The experience was the idea of David Byrne, who is co-founder of the influential band Talking Heads. Byrne is a solo artist, film-maker and theatre producer. With the development Byrne worked with Mala Gaonkar, who is a technology investor who also undertakes several non-profit projects, seeking to shift community behaviors and biases. According to David Byrne: “Guides in lovely arsenic green lab coats meet you in each room. They explain what you…


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