Physics of Light

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  800 Fort Negley Blvd., Nashville, TN 37203

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Physics of Light

Play with light and color...

In this STEAM-inspired (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) space, you can explore the concept of pointillism while playing with a giant LED lite-brite wall. 

Pointillism is a technique of painting in which small, distinct dots of color are applied in patterns to form an image. Step up to the wall and challenge yourself to make a picture, spell your name, or just enjoy exploring how the light forms as you move pegs from slot to slot!

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