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Workshops · Families · Exhibition-Related

Family Day: Quilting Stories

Cover Image:

Faith Ringgold, Woman on a Bridge #1 of 5: Tar Beach, 1988. Acrylic paint, canvas, printed fabric, ink, and thread, 74 5/8 × 68 ½ in. (189.5 × 174 cm). Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Gift Mr. and Mrs. Gus and Judith Leiber, 88.3620. © Faith Ringgold / ARS, NY and DACS, London, courtesy ACA Galleries, New York 2022

Experience the world of “Faith Ringgold: American People,” with your family! Explore creative ways we can share memories and hear each other’s stories through art with a twenty-minute participatory gallery experience led by a teaching artist, followed by artmaking in the Sky Room. Connect with your kids as you experiment with materials and storytelling inspired by Faith Ringgold.

Tickets

New Museum First Saturdays for Families are free of charge. This in-person* 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 group. Children under eighteen are always admitted free.

Join us for one of three timeslots on May 7: 10 a.m., 12 p.m., or 2 p.m. Space is limited and preregistration is required. Registration is limited to five tickets. Your entire party must be present; tickets will not be given to partial parties.

*This is an in-person, ticketed event. All attendees are required to wear masks, regardless of vaccination status. Review the New Museum’s COVID guidelines in advance of your visit.

Accessibility

We strive to make our programs as accessible as possible. For full accessibility information, including services available by request, please click here.

Sponsors

Generous lead support is provided by the Keith Haring School, Teen, and Family Programs Fund.

New Museum school and youth programs are made possible, in part, by Con Edison, Bloomingdale’s, the May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation, and by public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature, and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

Endowment support is provided by the Rockefeller Brothers Fund; the Skadden, Arps Education Programs Fund; and the William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fund for Education Programs at the New Museum.

Additional endowment support is provided by the JPMorgan Chase Professional Development Workshop Program for Teachers.

Support for “Faith Ringgold: American People” can be viewed here.

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