SCHENECTADY, NY (SEPTEMBER 14, 2023) - Following the blockbuster debut of Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience, which has delighted over 130,000 visitors since opening at Schenectady’s Armory Studios NY, Exhibition Hub in partnership with Fever, have announced Claude Monet: The Immersive Experience to be presented in the same downtown Schenectady location next month. Tickets are available for purchase today.
The experience features Exhibition Hub’s award-winning, 4K digital mapping techniques through which guests are fully enveloped in Monet’s brilliant and contemplative works. This breathtaking experience goes even further to immerse guests into Monet’s life by placing them in stunning re-creations of Monet’s creative atelier and his luscious gardens at Giverny, while also taking guests on an unparalleled virtual reality journey where they can break the plane of his most famous paintings and explore the magnificent landscapes that inspired Monet’s works. Claude Monet: The Immersive Experience is scheduled to open at Armory Studios NY in Schenectady on October 15th, just two weeks after Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience officially ends its widely successful run at the same location.
“We are incredibly pleased to bring Claude Monet The Immersive Experience to Schenectady and the Capitol Region,” said Mario Iacampo, Exhibition Hub’s CEO and Creative Director. “The region’s idyllic landscapes and brilliant colors are the perfect environment to share Monet’s seminal works combined with our dynamic and cutting-edge technology.”
Through this immersive experience, guests will be transported into Monet's world-renowned works of art, allowing them to fully immerse themselves in the artist's Impressionist style and brushstrokes. They will embark on a captivating journey, exploring the artist's life, career, and secrets, as they witness his artistic genius like never before.
“Following a hugely successful Van Gogh run, we’re thrilled to welcome Claude Monet: The Immersive Experience to our city,” said Schenectady Mayor Gary McCarthy. “Working with Schenectady County, Discover Schenectady and Metroplex, we are excited to welcome this exciting new exhibit to Armory Studios NY in our revitalized downtown.”
To ensure easy access to the exhibit, Schenectady County has reserved over 200 FREE parking spaces located at the rear entrance to the Armory, providing direct access to the exhibit. Designated ADA parking is also available.
“We are excited to welcome Claude Monet: The Immersive Experience this Fall following the amazingly successful run of Van Gogh at Armory Studios NY,” said Todd Garofano, Discover Schenectady’s Executive Director. “Visitors to Schenectady County for Monet will find a wide array of dining, shopping, lodging and entertainment options during their stay, and we look forward to rolling out the red carpet for them.”
Claude Monet: The Immersive Experience is a must-see for anyone looking to discover and enjoy art in a unique and innovative way. With advanced technologies, an immersive gallery, and a historic venue, the exhibition promises to transport visitors to Monet's world-renowned works of art, creating a truly unforgettable experience. Expertly crafted educational materials, that align with state standards, are available for school groups K-12, and an event space inside of the expansive exhibition promises to be the fall and winter seasons’ most in-demand place for parties and holiday gatherings.
Tickets: Starting at $17.90 and available for purchase here
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Exhibition Hub has a proven track record of producing more than 90 exhibitions and immersive edutainment experiences around the world, reaching more than 7 million visitors. Exhibition Hub delivers edutainment experiences to wide audiences and adapts its productions to the venue, each time creating an original experience. They offer a spectacular 360° video, light, and music experiences and one-of-a-kind virtual reality experiences which complement the immersive experiences.