Inverted, Upside-Down, Contorted: Mirror Images in New Exhibition at Phæno in Wolfsburg

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WOLFSBURG.- Phæno is showing fascinating mirror images in its new exhibition. Mirrors are among the most familiar everyday objects we have, over which we no longer waste a second thought. Nevertheless, if we look a little closer, they are by no means just functional objects but in many ways thought-provoking and inspiring as well. Kaleidoscopes, distorting mirrors and the perfect shopping mirror – phæno has gathered together a wide selection of mirror exhibits in collaboration with the Swiss Science Centre Technorama. More than 40 exhibits provide a sim-ple yet intriguing and aesthetically pleasing access to the world of mirrors. The exhibits are different and varied and are therefore impressive from a variety of perspectives: not just adults, with or without interest in the physics in-volved, but also children find it fun and challenging to lose themselves in the distortions and multiple reflections. The