A guide to art in NYC, with families in mind.

Saturday, June 11, 2011

Weekend Hit List

Richard Dupont
Richard Dupont has packaged a  ten year collection of personal detritus, daily waste, salvaged objects and food stuffs  into several head shaped molds. Have the kids point out recognizable objects while discussing ways to recycle your garbage into art projects.  Exhibit run till June 25 at the Carolina Nitsch Project Room.
Perfect for all 
Project Room 534 West 22nd  www.carolinanitsch.com

Outdoor art activities:
  • Figment Festival on Governors Island.   June 11-12th  take the ferry to  a free  family-friendly art extravaganza.  Art activities for everyone.  Music and dance performances, puppetry and even miniature golf.     Go on and interact it's encouraged.  Bring a picnic or buy food on the island.  www.figmentproject.org www.govisland.com
  • The  Highline:  Saturday Play  Children's workyard kit   design and produce anything from your imagination with Industrial designers.   http://www.thehighline.org/workyard-kit