Families

Whitney Family Programs offer interactive tours, art making workshops, and special events that encourage kids and adults to learn about art together.

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Open Studio: Eckhaus Latta

Sep 22–Sep 23, 2018

A model with a bag on her head.

Mike Eckhaus and Zoe Latta are collaborating fashion designers who are known for exploring the boundaries between fashion and art. They often use unexpected materials, emphasizing texture and tactility in their designs. Eckhaus and Latta invite families to make their own fashion creations using recycled and unusual materials.

Free with Museum admission.

Family Fun: Pacha, Llaqta, Wasichay

SAT, Sep 29, 2018
2:30–4:30 pm

Families making art together.

This event series invites families to create hands-on art projects inspired by discussion and activities in the galleries. Visit the exhibition Pacha, Llaqta, Wasichay and learn how indigenous ideas about land, space, and cosmology have impacted art and architecture in the Americas.

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Open Studio

Saturdays and Sundays

A kid making a drawing in Open Studio

Get creative in the Whitney’s Hearst Artspace! Join us to make your own art inspired by works on view in current exhibitions. Each week we offer a different art making project.

Free with Museum Admission.


For families with kids ages 6 and up

Download our social narratives and find out more about this hands-on artmaking program for families with kids on the autism spectrum.

Free for all participants. Registration is required.

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These tours are designed for immigrant families who speak any language and all levels of English. Parents and kids can join Whitney educators to explore the galleries and participate in fun activities!

Free for all participants. Registration is required.

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