Wings over Wave Hill Weekend
November 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Make marks on a collective art project listening to the music of migratory birds and take a family avian nature walk among gorgeous gardens.
Note the parking lot is under construction, free shuttles from Metro-North’s Riverdale Station, the 242nd Street stop on the #1 subway line, and a free offsite parking lot.
Enjoy storytime and nature-inspired art projects in a historic house among gorgeous gardens and trees overlooking the Hudson River. Listen to stories of farmers and activists Dolores Huerta and Cesar Chavez to learn more about the United Farm Workers Union. Use the creative ways some of today’s farmers are cultivating…
Immerse yourself in lush gardens and vibrant art of Brazilian legend Roberto Burle Marx, whose powerful modernist vision produced thousands of gardens and landscapes, including the famous curving mosaic walkways at Copacabana Beach in Rio and the beautiful rooftop garden at Banco Safra in São Paulo. Feel his artistic energy and love of plants during a Garden-wide exhibition of bold gardens; paintings, drawings, and textiles; and the sights and sounds of Brazil that inspired his life and work.More info