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  • Mar. 23, 2020 through Mar. 27, 2020, 3/23 and 3/27, 12:00-5:00pm; 3/26, 12:00-6:00pm
  • Children's Museum of the Arts
  • 103 Charlton St., Soho
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • Free with museum admission ($13; free for children younger than 1)

Inspired by Stan Brakhage, one of the most influential experimental and non-narrative filmmakers of the 20th century, create your own abstract animated colorscape! Much of Brakhage’s work uses film burns and pop-up abstractions to create frenetic bursts of color and imagery. Use light tables, acetate and watercolor to create your own experimental film!

About Children's Museum of the Arts

103 Charlton St.

Soho, NY

212-274-0986

  • Standard hours: Monday, 12-5pm; Thursday-Friday, 12-6pm; Saturday-Sunday, 10am-5pm
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: No
  • Bring food: Yes
  • Buy food: No
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): Yes
  • Family bathroom: Yes

  • The mission of the Children’s Museum of the Arts is to introduce children and their families to the transformative power of the arts by providing opportunities to make art side-by-side with working artists.

    Children’s Museum of the Arts is a nonprofit arts facility that brings hands-on art programming to children throughout New York City. The staff of practicing teaching artists guide and mentor young artists ages 10 months to 15 years through fun and advanced art projects, ranging in a variety of techniques and mediums.

     


  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Nearest public transportation stop: Houston St, 1; Spring Street, A, C
  • Play area: Indoor
  • Party room: Yes

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