This interactive and discussion-based program for individuals with Alzheimer’s and their family members or care partners brings the world of folk art to life through conversation. Museum admission and program are free. Registration is required. Stools are provided.
Info/registration: 212. 595. 9533, ext. 381
The museum is accessible to visitors with special needs. See the Community Access page for more details, or contact Rachel Rosen at 212. 595. 9533, ext. 381, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2:30 pm-3:30 pm
Through guided discussion in the galleries, program participants will consider how Gabritschevsky’s scientific interests may have influenced his life and work as an artist. Then, in the studio, families will engage in experiments that combine both scientific observation and artmaking.
1:00 pm–2:00 pm
North Shop (act. c. 1790–1841), paint decoration attributed to Mercy North (1798–1872)