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American Art Family Day

Edith Halpert and the Rise of American Art

November 10, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Jewish Museum

1109 Fifth Avenue at 92nd Street
New York

Free with museum admission

Suggested Ages: All Ages, Toddlers, 2-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-10

Discover masterworks of Georgia O’Keeffe, Jacob Lawrence, Ben Shahn and other notable artists collected by art dealer Edith Halpert at this family extravaganza. Collage a pop-up cityscape, sculpt a playful figure, paint a colorful still life in our art studio, hear the jazz age stylings of Grammy Winner Lucy Kalantari and the Jazz Cats, collaborate on a giant work of art, participate in a gallery tour, and more.

American sign language interpretation will be provided from 1-3 pm.

Jewish Museum Studio Art Sessions

Explore new themes each week in drop-in art workshops in a friendly studio. Paint, draw, sculpt, or craft a work of art inspired by exhibitions on view.

Dig Drop–in

Explore, sketch and hunt for a featured artifact in a simulated archaeological dig highlighting replicas from ancient to modern times.