WALSALL – The New Art Gallery challenges visitors to the gallery and art lovers around the world to crack ‘The Epstein Mysteries’ with the release of the brand new smart phone game for Android and iPhone devices.
‘The game challenges players to solve the mystery surrounding the shooting of Kathleen Garman, the lover of the notorious and controversial twentieth century artist, Jacob Epstein.
Using the game, players can hear dramatic testimony from nine suspects, access the rich archive of personal letters and artefacts belonging to these intriguing characters and find clues amongst the extraordinary artworks of Jacob Epstein on display at The New Art Gallery Walsall, part of the cherished Garman Ryan collection.
Jo Digger, Head of Collections at The New Art Gallery Walsall, said: “This is an immersive, fun and rewarding new way to learn more about Jacob Epstein, his fascinating and controversial life and his extraordinary work. We’re really excited about the launch of our first smartphone game and to have the opportunity to add a new dimension to a visit to The New Art Gallery”
The Espstein Mysteries was developed by multi-platform production company, The Connected Set. You can download The Epstein Mysteries for free from iTunes and Google Play now here: http://j.mp/EpstMyst
Submitted by Jake Cassels