Freedom Art Jam

Event Date: 
Sunday, April 9, 2017 -
12:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Info
Cost: 
Included with admission
Contact Phone or Email: 
212-423-3337
Recommended Age: 
3 and up
Editor's Pick: 

Join The Jewish Museum for their annual Passover extravaganza with art, music, and dancing! Set yourself free to the soulful sounds of Vered and the Babes, create a musical instrument, craft a unique storybook, add to a giant sculptural Seder plate installation.

Schedule:

PERFORMANCE BY VERED AND THE BABES
12:00- 12:30 pm and 1:15- 1:45 pm
Vered and the Babes' mix of folksy pop rock will keep the whole family grooving in this Passover concert featuring a playful spin on Ma Nishtana (The Four Questions), songs about freedom, and the band's award winning hits.

DROP-IN ART WORKSHOP
12 pm to 4 pm
Guests may participate in three activities: Funky Instruments for Freedom Create or invent one-of-a-kind musical instruments inspired by objects from the Jewish Museum's collection and using bells, wire, ribbons, and found objects, and then perform together as a family. Painted Passover Storybooks Design colorful handmade books inspired by the paintings of Marc Chagall, using techniques that combine drawing and painting. Giant Seder Plate Sculpture Collaborate on a giant seder plate installation inspired by the work of artist Charlemagne Palestine.

SELF-GUIDED FAMILY EXHIBITION TOURS
All-day
Specialized printed family gallery hunts highlighting the exhibition The Arcades: Walter Benjamin and Contemporary Art will be available.

location: 
The Jewish Museum
1109 5th Ave.
10128 New York , NY
Phone: 212-423-3337
40° 47' 7.3392" N, 73° 57' 27.2952" W
New York
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