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Now you see it, now you don't: virtual reality art comes to LA

Art exhibition only available to view through virtual reality glasses.
Art exhibition only available to view through virtual reality glasses. Image by Dave Pape / CC BY 2.0

A new exhibition has opened in Los Angeles but with just one work of art on the walls – the rest can only be seen using virtual reality (VR) glasses. The organiser, Gretchen Andrew, has worked in the tech industry but always had an interest in art and wanted to see how the two worlds could come together in an exhibition. Visitors to the De Re Gallery in West Hollywood will be able to view the virtual works using the VR goggles which recreate the gallery space. Read more: laweeky.com