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Open Studio for Teens: Greenwich House Pottery

FRI, Feb 7, 2020
4–6 pm

Floor 3, Laurie M. Tisch Education Center

NYC Teens

For this special Open Studio with Greenwich House Pottery, teens are invited to learn new techniques from ceramics artists and try their hand at creating clay sculptures. They will also have the chance to experiment with the potter’s wheel and have their piece fired in a kiln. All skill levels welcome; no prior experience with ceramics necessary. 

Since its founding in 1902, Greenwich House Pottery (GHP) has served as an epicenter of community, fine arts education, and social services for Greenwich Village and beyond. Drawing inspiration from the current exhibition Making Knowing: Craft in Art, 1950–2019, this Open Studio is part of GHP’s week-long residency at the Whitney.

Refreshments and art materials provided. No RSVP required—bring a friend!

Free for teens. Upon entering the Museum, pick up a ticket in the lobby.

Questions? Please email

The Hearst Artspace and the Seminar Room are equipped with induction hearing loops and infrared assistive listening systems. Accessible seating is also available.

Learn more about access services and amenities.



A 30-second online art project:
LaTurbo Avedon, Morning Mirror / Evening Mirror

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All visitors aged 12 and older must show proof they have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine for admission to the Whitney, in accordance with NYC requirements. Visitors aged 18 and older will also be asked to show photo ID. Face coverings are required for all visitors. Learn more about the Whitney’s safety guidelines.