First Saturdays for Families: Edible Paint Play, November 2019
“Daiga Grantina: What Eats Around Itself” features a mixed-medium installation that mimics the growth of lichen. Grantina uses synthetic materials with vibrant colors and textures in her large sculptures, which surprisingly connect to her interest in the natural world. Families are encouraged to gather inspiration from their experiences of nature—for instance, trees, clouds, birds, rocks, or beaches—to create their own assemblage sculptures using fabric, yarn, and other human-made materials.
New Museum First Saturdays for Families are free of charge. This program is designed and recommended for families with children aged between four and twelve years and includes free New Museum admission for two adults per family. Children under eighteen are always admitted free. No preregistration is required. Space is limited, and tickets are given out on a first-come, first-served basis. Your entire party must be present and accompanied by at least one child; tickets will not be given to partial parties.
The New Museum is wheelchair accessible; learn more about access services and amenities here. To request accommodations, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 212.219.1222 ×235 at least three weeks in advance.