From January, 24 2017 to November, 05 2017
The exhibition presents 40 machines and inventions devised by universal genius Leonardo da Vinci, built on the basis of manuscripts, diagrams, drawings and instructions from Leonardo da Vinci's codices. Some of the devices are full-size and others scale models, but all have been built using materials employed in the era, and in accordance with da Vinci's designs.
The exhibition comprises six areas:
The exhibition also features 9 holograms, in 6 languages, showing da Vinci's most intriguing works, the machines in motion and the technique employed in painting his artworks. There is also a 3D interactive display presenting the devices in operation, and a virtual tour of the exhibition.
The travelling show has already been staged in Rome, Vienna, Istanbul, Berlin, Abu Dhabi and Dubai. The MNACTEC will be the first museum in this country to feature the exhibition.