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, we will explore the bold colors, mesmerizing and complex patterns, and recurring silhouettes in the exhibition. In the studio, families will create their own visual responses, using a variety of media.
1:00 pm–2:00 pm
Jalopy Theatre Presents at the American Folk Art Museum: Triboro
5:30 pm–7:30 pm
North Shop (act. c. 1790–1841), paint decoration attributed to Mercy North (1798–1872)