This special exhibition explored the life, love and legacy of Rome’s most enigmatic emperor, Hadrian who reigned AD 117–138.
Newangle were commissioned to create an introductory film and immersive projections for the British Museum’s temporary exhibition in the Reading Room.
A pre-show film introduced the themes and questions explored in the exhibition, hinting at the contradictions of Hadrian’s personality and reign.
Inside the exhibition large-scale projections explored the breadth of Hadrian’s empire through landscape imagery of Britain, Italy, Spain, Egypt and Israel and contrasted climates and terrains. Imagery included iconic buildings