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Highlights from the New Museum Block Party 2013 (slide show)

The avant-garde New Museum played host to a younger set than usual at a fun, family-friendly street fair on Saturday, July 20.

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

  • Photograph: Fiora Watts

    New Museum Block Party

Photograph: Fiora Watts

New Museum Block Party

On July 20, the New Museum, which often displays avant-garde exhibits for an older audience, changed gears for their annual family-friendy block party in Sara D. Roosevelt Park. The outdoor fun included create-your-own creature trading cards (inspired by the museum's current exhibit, "Ellen Gallagher: Don't Axe Me," chalk art, an "Our New York" station and original postcard design. The creative fun continued with performances by AUNTS is Dance and complimentary interactive tours of the museum. Click through our photos to see all of the day's events.


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