"Century of the Child: Growing by Design, 1900-2000"

Courtesy of MoMA
Ladislav Sutnar, "Prototype for Build the Town Building Blocks"
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Midtown East Sunday October 28 2012 10:30 - 17:30
This show of child-related high design—of toys, furniture, storybook illustrations and related items—is anything but kids' stuff, as it looks at how attitudes toward children and child-raising dramatically evolved during the 20th century. Hipster parents will definitely plotz for the toy wheelbarrow created by De Stijl master Gerrit Rietveld, and for Marcel Breuer's scaled-down versions of his swank tubular steel tables and chairs.
Venue name: Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Address: 11 W 53rd St
New York
Cross street: between Fifth and Sixth Aves
Opening hours: Mon–Thu, Sat, Sun 10:30am–5:30pm; Fri 10:30am–8pm.
Transport: Subway: B, D, F, M to 47–50th Sts–Rockefeller Ctr; E, M to Fifth Ave–53rd St
Price: $25, seniors $18, students $14, children under 16 free. For discounts, order tickets in advance at moma.org. Fri 4–8pm free. Film tickets free with museum admission; screenings-only admission $12, seniors $10, students $8, children under 16 free.