Lights out for Darker Skies

17 May 2021 to 30 Nov 2021
PK Porthcurno
PK Porthcurno
Porthcurno
Penzance
Cornwall
TR19 6JX

This temporary exhibition celebrates the beauty of the night sky and supports West Penwith’s application for International Dark Sky Park status.

It introduces the International Dark Sky Association, exploring the harmful effects of artificial light pollution to humans, wildlife and the environment. Focusing on Porthcurno Valley, the exhibition features stunning dark sky images, nocturnal wildlife footage, and local artist collaborations. It invites visitors to explore their own relationship with the night and to consider their individual actions for promoting darker skies.

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