Music at MAD
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
Enjoy live music activating the galleries of the Museum of Arts & Design on Saturday afternoons. Casual and kid-friendly (and socially distanced).
Visit anytime Thursday – Sunday 11 am–7 pm to explore creative accessories in 45 Stories in Jewelry: 1947 to Now (note, there is a photo of a gold-plated vagina on the wall), look for fascinating details in The Fisher Dollhouse: A Venetian Palazzo in Miniature and more engaging works at the intersection of art and craft. ‘
Thursday evenings are 2-for-1 admission from 5 to 8 pm.
Stop by the well curated, colorful gift shop and make reservations at Robert, the chic (but kid-friendly) restaurant with stunning Central Park views.
See works by the three Jewish artists driven from their homes in Vienna after the German annexation of Austria in 1938 including comic books, New Yorker cartoons, Mad magazine spoofs, caricatures, portraiture, fashion design, advertising, and children’s books, among other formats. Biographical material and ephemera amplify the artists’ personal stories of survival and help contextualize…More info
Always exciting and decidedly kid-friendly, the Museum of Modern Art has spacious galleries and engaging exhibits.
* Feel the joy of the rainbow Sol Lewitt murals, relax in the lovely sculpture garden, find a helicopter in a stairwell and see modern masterpieces including paintings by Claude Monet, Henri Matisse, Piet Mondrian, Pablo Picasso and Vincent…More info
Experience the New York City premiere of extended reality works by some of today’s leading practitioners. Programs include:
Kordae Henry and Jeremy Hartley’s IF NOT NOW, a live motion capture featuring a Flex dancer who is rendered into an Afro-Futurist robotic form and cut into a video (June 9th – 12th).
Metamorphic, a social VR…More info
Queens Night Market OUTPOST returns to Rockefeller Center, featuring seven of the popular international market’s most celebrated vendors. The outdoor, open-air market will be open through the summer season Monday through Friday from 12pm-6pm.More info