It's like traveling the world and moving swiftly through time, while standing in one place.
~ KSL, Salt Lake City, US
Grande Exhibitions' SENSORY4™ technology has been featured in
101 Inventions That Changed The World
Discover. Play. Create.
Our history has been punctuated by incredible and profound realizations and inventions that demonstrate the full potential of human creativity. For centuries, humans have been satisfying their curiosity through experimentation and shaping their future through discovery.
From the carving of stone tools to the birth of the Internet, 101 Inventions That Changed the World chronicles this journey. Some inventions were driven by necessity while others were discovered purely by accident, but what they all share is a significant and lasting impact on the course of history.
Revolutionary SENSORY4™ technology transports you through five epochs of human creation. Buzzing urban metropolises come to life with epic time-lapse media, surround sound perfectly imitates the booming thunder of the jet engine, and countless larger-than-life projections tell incredible stories of discovery and innovation.
Through meticulous research and robust discussion, a multinational panel of seven CEOs of science and technology centers has selected in priority order the 101 inventions that have had the most profound impact on humankind.
Interpretive and Inquisitive Response Area explores the ‘what, why and who’ of inventions
SENSORY4™ Immersive Gallery provides breathtaking visual displays combined with digital surround sound
Real artifacts are accompanied by 23” Touchscreen Stations prompting visitor interaction
42” Touchscreens contain nine fields of information and activities, exploring the inventions and their impact in great detail
Augmented Reality displays give visitors the opportunity to view and experience 3D representations of the artifacts that are impossible to display in their physical form
Inventors’ Hall of Fame dynamic wall projection features in large scale and with captivating detail many fascinating, important original blueprints of hallmark inventions
Live and interactive Twitter Wall Feed integrates dynamic content and promotes understanding and discussion
Inventors’ Den interactive activity area provides exciting and stimulating activities for younger visitors
Explore with LEGO® provides fun and educational activities for students of all ages
What is SENSORY4™?
Developed by Grande Exhibitions, SENSORY4™ is a unique system that combines multichannel motion graphics, cinema quality surround sound and up to forty high-definition projectors to provide one of the most exciting multiscreen environments in the world. SENSORY4™ can transform any exhibition space to create a dynamic, informative and visually spectacular experience. Incredibly detailed images flow through the mass of projectors and merge with digital surround sound to saturate the space in a breathtaking immersive display.
On application to Grande Exhibitions
Traveling Exhibition Period
Generally 3 months+
Ideally 700 m2 / 7,500 ft2 and above
Ideally 4 m / 13 ft and above
1 x 40ft HC container (subject to change, based on freight origin)
Under supervision of Grande Exhibitions technicians
Traveling Exhibition History
The Leonardo, Salt Lake City, USA
Science Fair, Trinidad and Tobago
Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia
Discovery Place, Charlotte, USA
The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, USA
Dostyk Plaza, Almaty, Kazakhstan
US Space & Rocket Center, Alabama, USA
The exhibition can sustain a stand-alone ticket or surcharge ticket with ancillary revenues
Full exhibition, merchandise and advertising style guides
Twitter wall feed
LEGO play area
Strategic marketing and promotional plans
Inventors’ Den Activities
High resolution imagery
Curatorial support available
Redefining the exhibition experience: Bruce Peterson interviewed by Touring Exhibitions News
Touring Exhibitions News (TEN) interviews key individuals at some of the most successful exhibition production companies from around the world.
Find out how Grande Exhibitions is redefining the art exhibition with a new sensory approach.
Dedicated to providing an entirely new experience of art, Grande’s very own Managing Director Bruce Peterson explains why new immersive environments might be the future of exhibitions, and what’s required to deliver a successful and worthwhile touring show. Read the full interview here.
101 Inventions at the US Space & Rocket Centre, Huntsville
“Earth’s largest space museum” will be playing host to Grande Exhibitions’ acclaimed immersive experience, 101 Inventions That Changed The World. The engaging, educational and interactive multimedia exhibition experience opens at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama on November 11, following recent displays at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia and Discovery Place in Charlotte, North Carolina. Check out the official website here
101 Inventions at Franklin Institute, Philadelphia
The famous Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, PA plays host to the latest showing of Grande’s 101 Inventions That Changed The World exhibition. The unique SENSORY4™ multimedia experience journeys through the timeline of humankind, highlighting the most important inventions that have changed history. 101 Inventions premieres June 14 for a limited engagement at The Franklin Institute. Check out the official website here
101 Inventions That Changed The World – Santiago, Chile
101 Inventions That Changed The World, Grande Exhibitions’ high-tech SENSORY4™ experience, has made its Latin American premiere at the cutting-edge CentroParque events centre in Santiago, Chile. Produced in conjunction with our Latin American partners, Grande Exhibitions LATAM SpA, 101 Inventions has reached new levels of innovation, education and interactivity with a completely revamped interactive area, brand new projection content, social media engagement and much more. Click here to visit the official website
101 Inventions That Changed The World – Trinidad and Tobago
Following its debut in the United States, 101 Inventions That Changed The World continues its global tour. Grande Exhibitions’ latest SENSORY4™ production forms a flagship component of the Sci-TechKnoFest 2013 in Trinidad and Tobago. The festival, hosted by The National Institute of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (NIHERST), will be running at the Centre of Excellence, Tunapuna, from October 1 through 20. More information here
101 Inventions That Changed The World – US Debut
Hailed as an “unforgettable multi-sensory experience”, “like traveling the world and moving swiftly through time… while standing in one place”, Grande Exhibition’s latest SENSORY4™ exhibition, 101 Inventions That Changed The World, made its US debut at The Leonardo museum in Salt Lake City, Utah on June 15 and will run through September 15. Plan your visit here
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Monet to Cézanne takes visitors on a unique, stunning journey through the beautifully mesmerising world of the 19th-century French Impressionist art movement. Produced by Gianfranco Ianuzzi, Renato Gatto and Massimiliano Siccardi with Grande Exhibitions’ SENSORY4™ technology.
Grande Exhibitions owns and operates a permanent museum experience in the heart of Rome, Italy. Focussing primarily on Leonardo’s machine inventions as well as original renaissance art and sculptures, it is a popular attraction for local and overseas visitors alike.
Created under the auspices of the Museo Leonardo da Vinci – Rome, Italy, and with the assistance of a number of experts in Italy, the Da Vinci – Inventions exhibition brings to life the genius of Leonardo as an inventor, …