How-To-Tuesday: Optical Illusions

Tuesday, March 28 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Library, 1st Floor 624 S Michigan, Chicago, IL 60605

Part of HOAX! Conspiracies, Illusions, and Creative Hijinks Focus Week

Try your hand at making some cool optical illusions and tricks, including thaumatropes, flip books and simple animation strategies.

Brought to you by the Aesthetics of Research, Spring Focus Week is an annual initiative devoted to a particular genre, art form, movement or special interest topic exploring the role libraries can play as a point of resource-sharing, community connection and creative genesis.

The Aesthetics of Research is an ongoing project dedicated to exploring the role that libraries and their collections play in artistic process, creative community building and resource sharing in the arts. Learn more at

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