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ColorLab at Brooklyn Children's Museum

ColorLab

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  • May. 24, 2018 through May. 24, 2019 , Thursday, 2-5pm; Saturday-Sunday, 11am-5pm
  • Brooklyn Children's Museum
  • 145 Brooklyn Ave., Crown Heights
  • All Ages
  • $11; free for children younger than 1

ColorLab is BCM's new family art studio inspired by contemporary African-American, Afro-Caribbean, and African artists! Rotating programs will feature the work and material inspirations of African-American, Afro-Caribbean, and African contemporary artists, including Chakaia Booker, Wangechi Mutu, and Jack Whitten. Learn about Afrofuturism through a toolbox containing books, materials, and prompts to guide creating. Each visit to ColorLab will offer new ways to experiment with art and new ideas to explore. Hands-on programs will be supported by BCM’s teaching artists and educators.

About Brooklyn Children's Museum

145 Brooklyn Ave.

Crown Heights, NY

718-735-4400

  • Standard hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 10am-5pm; Thursday, 10am-6pm; Saturday-Sunday, 10am-7pm

  • The mission of Brooklyn Children’s Museum is to engage children in educational and entertaining experiences through innovation and excellence in exhibitions, programs, and use of its collection. 

    The Museum encourages children from infancy through high school to develop an understanding of and respect for themselves, others and the world around them. 



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