The Children's Museum of Manhattan is putting little visitors in the driver's seat. “Art, Artists & You,” a combination of an art studio and exhibit, encourages children to explore the creative process with several main components: working on stop motion animation, crafting a model of a pet or contributing to a wall hanging. “We want visitors to consider what it means when art is made of familiar object and materials, and how they can use these everyday items to make something new that expresses their thoughts, aspirations, and personal perception of the world,” David Rios, Children’s Museum of Manhattan’s director of public programs and the exhibit’s curator, said in a statement. All ages.
|Venue name:||Children's Museum of Manhattan||Contact:|
212 W 83rd St
|Cross street:||between Amsterdam Ave and Broadway|
|Opening hours:||Tue–Fri, Sun 10am–5pm; Sat 10am–7pm|
|Transport:||Subway: B, C to 81st St–Museum of Natural History; 1 to 86th St|
|Price:||Free with museum admission|