Fall 2013 Family Programs Set for the Guggenheim Museum
The Guggenheim Museum
The Guggenheim Museum has announced its Fall 2013 Family Programs. Fall programs for families, kids, and teens are presented in conjunction with the exhibitions Robert Motherwell: Early Collages on view now and Christopher Wool, opening on October 25.
FOR FAMILIES: SECOND SUNDAY TOURS
Suns, Oct 13; Nov 10; Dec 8; and Jan 12
10:30 am-12 pm
Visitors explore the Guggenheim's fall exhibitions through family-oriented tours that incorporate conversation and creative hands-on gallery activities.
October 13: Piecing it Together
By visiting the Guggenheim's fall exhibition Robert Motherwell: Early Collages, families explore the different choices artists make when arranging elements in their artwork.
November 10: Adding In, Erasing Out
Participating families view works by artists Robert Motherwell and Christopher Wool in the Guggenheim's fall exhibitions to see how different artists experiment with adding and erasing layers.
December 8: Layers on Layers
Families investigate how artists add colors, shapes and materials to create different layers in their work by exploring the exhibitions Robert Motherwell: Early Collages andChristopher Wool.
$15 per family, $10 members, free for family members and Cool Culture families. Includes museum admission and tour for two adults and up to four children. Registration required at guggenheim.org/families or 212 423 3587, Mon-Fri, 1-5 pm.
FAMILY TOUR AND WORKSHOP
Suns, Oct 27; Nov 24; and Jan 19
10:30 am-1 pm
Following an interactive gallery tour of the Guggenheim's fall exhibitions, families create their own artwork in our Studio Art Lab.
October 27: Mixing it Up!
Artists Robert Motherwell and Christopher Wool incorporate various materials into their artwork, inspiring participating families to create mixed media works of their own.
November 24: Imperfect Patterns
Families view how artists Robert Motherwell and Christopher Wool use patterns in their work, to create pattered artworks of their own.
January 19: Print it Out
Participating families experiment with stamps and stencils, inspired by artist Christopher Wool's use of stamps and printmaking in the Guggenheim's fall exhibition.
$30 per family (includes admission, workshop materials, and tour for two adults and up to four children), $20 members, free for family members.