First Saturdays for Families - Future Cities at New Museum
212-219-1222 www.newmuseum.org Ages: Young elementary, Tween, All Ages
Consider the year 2087. What will life look like then? Build your vision of the future inspired by Wafa Hourani's Qalandia 2087 (2009) part of Here and Elsewhere, a major exhibition of contemporary art from and about the Arab world. Plan, construct, and organize your own future city using different collage materials. New Museum educators will also offer family-friendly tours of current exhibitions during the two-hour period.
New Museum First Saturdays for Families are free of charge. This program is designed and recommended for families with children aged between four and fifteen years, and includes free New Museum admission for up to two adults per family. Children under eighteen are always admitted free. No preregistration is required. Space is limited and tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis. Your entire party must be present; tickets will not be given to partial parties.
Venue Description: Open Wed.-Sun., 11am-6pm (Thurs. until 9pm). Closed Mon. & Tues. Free admission on Thursday evenings from 7-9pm. $14; under 18, free; seniors, $12; students, $10.
Here and Elsewhere - 07/16/14 - 09/28/14