EXHIBITION LAUNCH: LIVING IN A SENSORY WORLD
This morning the Gold Museum hosted the launch of the travelling exhibition, Living in a Sensory World: Stories from people with blindness and low vision. This exhibition was developed in partnership between the Powerhouse Museum and Vision Australia, and includes first-hand accounts and technologies for people with blindness and low vision.
Interesting objects featured on display include telescope eyeglasses from the 1920s, a talking book machine from the 1950s, a Bionic Eye and a Braille Playboy magazine from 1974. Continue reading