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Stripes Media Lab

November 9, 2019 @ 4:30 am - 5:45 am

Children’s Museum of the Arts (CMA)

102 Charlton Street Soho/Tribeca/LES
New York    + Google Map

FREE

In this free workshop for children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder and their family and friends, use art and technology to build peer-to-peer relationships and digital storytelling skills. Incorporate a variety of animation and sound techniques while exploring various art mediums in a s supportive environment  designed to help children with autism develop social skills, creative problem-solving, and expression through art.

Color Factory Circle Game

Interact with colorful dots by following painted prompts such as ‘leap up’ and ‘reach for the sun.’ Right outside the Children’s Museum of the Arts, which has a jelly bean dispenser (bring quarters) encouraging more color exploration. Both can be found on the Color Factory’s neighborhood exploration map, availble for…

Home Sweet Home: Is a Home a Sanctuary?

This group exhibition offers a multiplicity of perspectives on the idea of home; shelter, protection, sacred ground, identity, sense of place, community and belonging.  

Love Crickets, Save the Planet

See a live cricket farm installation in conjunction with exhibit Home Sweet Home: Is a Home a Sanctuary?.  Explore the question “what is a home?” by considering how we might invite bugs into our homes as friends instead of foes. Includes functioning cricket farms, original animations that explore cooking with…

Children’s Museum of the Arts stART Studio

Join CMA’s teaching artists in a dedicated, specially-designed, safe art and play studio for children ages 1 to 5. Daily drop-in sessions feature a range of stimulating activities including music, storytime and art-making with a variety of materials and techniques. Stay and explore the Children’s Museum of The Arts after…