[Artemisia] OT: Da Vinci exhibit
richardslj at bresnan.net
Mon May 24 19:37:48 CDT 2010
I either saw this one or its companion when in Milan last year at the origin
museum there - it's really quite something!
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From: "Vaun Stevens" <vstevens at missoula.lib.mt.us>
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Sent: Saturday, May 22, 2010 12:30 PM
Subject: [Artemisia] OT: Da Vinci exhibit
> For those who are in Northern Artemisia or will be traveling through this
> summer, the Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, MT, is hosting an exhibit of
> 41 life-size models of machines invented by Da Vinci. The exhibit was
> first created in Florence by scientists and Italian craftsmen and then
> traveled in Europe for three years. After its stop in Bozeman, the exhibit
> will go to Mexico City and then return to the US.
> Included in the exhibit are flying gliders, a war tank, a water-powered
> sawmill, a wooden bicycle, a parachute made of wood and canvas, and a
> gear-powered robot.
> The exhibit opens May 29 and continues through September 11. Prices of
> admission for the exhibit are $13 for adults, $9 for children and $12 for
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