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11 Awesome And Unconventional Art Installations You Have To Experience

Art's a lot more fun when you're part of the canvas. Experience art that defies expectation, and experience the bold taste of Wild Turkey. Bottled, but #NEVERTAMED.

1. William Kentridge's The Refusal of Time

2. Punchdrunk's The Drowned Man

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What it is: An expansive interactive theatrical event from the minds behind Sleep No More, The Drowned Man invites viewers to quite literally explore the fading glory of a late-'60s Hollywood, interacting with cast members and unraveling the mystery that hides just outside the spotlight.

Where you can see it: The National Theater in South Bank, London, from now until the end of February.

3. Tómas Saraceno's In Orbit

4. Architects of Air's Exxopolis

5. Teehan+Lax Labs' ASCII Street View

6. Stefan Sagmeister's The Happy Show

7. James Turrell's Perceptual Cell

8. Rusty Squid's Book Hive

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What it is: What better way to celebrate four centuries of literary excellence than with an interactive book-centric automaton? This installation at the Bristol Central Library tracks visitor movement and animates its 400 hardcover tomes in response.

Where you can see it: Bristol's Central Library in Bristol, England, from now until March 7, 2014

9. Leandro Erlich's Swimming Pool

10. Anne Patterson's Graced with Light

11. Isaac Julien's Ten Thousand Waves