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Workshop

Family Weekend Workshops: Ka Pow! Roy Lichtenstein

Sunday, May 15, 2022
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
East West Bank Plaza at The Broad
Tickets free with reservations

Overview

Starting with a portrait of yourself from our Snap Yourself photobooth, create your own artwork inspired by Roy Lichtenstein and Pop Art using his signature style of bold outlines, bright colors, and Ben-Day dots!

© Estate of Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein is known as one of the leaders of the Pop Art movement, creating art inspired by what was popular in American culture. Lichtenstein filled his paintings with bright colors using stripes and Ben-Day dots. Ben-Day dots are printed through machines to make up the colors of pictures newspapers and comic books, but Lichtenstein painted them by hand using a stencil technique.

Family Weekend Workshops take place outdoors on the East West Bank Plaza at The Broad. In addition to creating art that can be taken home, families are encouraged to visit our galleries to view the expansive presentation of Lichtenstein’s work which inspired this workshop, and participate in scavenger hunts throughout the building.

For Ages 3 and Up

This program is intended for children age 3+ and their families.


know before you go

Timed tickets are available from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Availability and entrance are not guaranteed without a reservation. Families who reserve tickets in advance will receive a wristband when they check in onsite at the museum. Workshops are available to families with wristbands on a first-come, first-served basis.

Family Weekend Workshop tickets do not include access to our special exhibitions, except where noted. Family Weekend Workshop tickets also do not include access to Yayoi Kusama’s Infinity Mirror Room—-The Souls of Millions of Light Years Away (2013), which must be booked separately here.

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About Family Weekend Workshops

The Broad's Family Weekend Workshops offer free activities and workshops to engage with the art of The Broad. Workshops give families the opportunity to make their own creative souvenirs to take home, inspired by the Broad collection. Family Weekend Workshops are free but have limited availability. Entrance is not guaranteed without a reservation. Family Weekend Workshops are presented by Leading Partner East West Bank.

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