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#thebroadfromhome | Workshop

Live Virtual Art Week for Families + Kids | Day 4

Thursday, Apr 01, 2021
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Online, via Zoom

Overview

On the fourth day of The Broad's virtual art-making week, Spring into The Broad, join the Children’s Literature Department from the Los Angeles Public Library for story time and a collage activity inspired by collage elements found in Sigmar Polke's and Ellen Gallagher's works in the Broad collection.

During this free virtual workshop, a facilitator will show the artworks that inspired the activity, live from the museum, and participants will have the opportunity to share their creations with each other from home.

Supplies

What you'll need to participate:

  • Paper
  • Markers, crayons, paint, or anything to color
  • Construction paper or scraps of paper from a magazine or newspaper
  • Glue or tape
  • Scissors (optional)

For Ages 6 and Up

This art-making activity is suitable for children ages 6 and up. Younger children may benefit from the help of an adult.

Community Partner

The Children’s Literature Department of the Los Angeles Public Library's Central Library serves the children of Los Angeles—and their caregivers—from birth to fifth grade.

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Schedule

Monday, March 29 (12–1 p.m.)

The Help Group will present a drawing activity inspired by George Condo’s portraits, Double Heads on Red (2014) and Self Portraits Facing Cancer 1 (2015)Learn more.

Tuesday, March 30 (12–1 p.m.)

Greetings from South Central’s founder Karina Esperanza Yanez will present an art-making activity inspired by Oscar Murillo’s artwork trade today (2014–2015)Learn more.

Wednesday, March 31 (1–2 p.m.)

4C Lab’s co-founder and artistic director Marissa Herrera will present dance and movement activities inspired by Alexander Calder’s hanging mobile Le Rouge de Saché (1954)Learn more.

Thursday, April 1 (1–2 p.m.)

The Children’s Literature Department from the Los Angeles Public Library will present story time and a collage activity inspired by collage elements found in the works of Sigmar Polke and Ellen Gallagher

Friday, April 2 (1–2 p.m.)

Artist Dewey Tafoya from Self Help Graphics & Art will present an art-making activity inspired by Julie Mehretu’s painting Congress (2003)Learn more.

Monday, March 29 (12–1 p.m.)

The Help Group will present a drawing activity inspired by George Condo’s portraits, Double Heads on Red (2014) and Self Portraits Facing Cancer 1 (2015)Learn more.

Tuesday, March 30 (12–1 p.m.)

Greetings from South Central’s founder Karina Esperanza Yanez will present an art-making activity inspired by Oscar Murillo’s artwork trade today (2014–2015)Learn more.

Wednesday, March 31 (1–2 p.m.)

4C Lab’s co-founder and artistic director Marissa Herrera will present dance and movement activities inspired by Alexander Calder’s hanging mobile Le Rouge de Saché (1954)Learn more.

Thursday, April 1 (1–2 p.m.)

The Children’s Literature Department from the Los Angeles Public Library will present story time and a collage activity inspired by collage elements found in the works of Sigmar Polke and Ellen Gallagher

Friday, April 2 (1–2 p.m.)

Artist Dewey Tafoya from Self Help Graphics & Art will present an art-making activity inspired by Julie Mehretu’s painting Congress (2003)Learn more.


About Spring into The Broad: Virtual Art-Making Workshops

In this video series featuring The Broad's curators Ed Schad and Sarah Loyer, we take a deeper look at works in the Broad collection, which is notable for the exceptional depth of its holdings and dedication to the full arc of artists' careers.

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