Family Day: Jam

Free (for families)

About

Mix things up at this Family Day, inspired by the Eighth Blackbird Residency, Surrealism: The Conjured Life, and MCA Screen: Phil Collins.

What's on this month?

Take part in projects designed and led by local artists.

Bring home an original piece by Poems While You Wait

Make art from a mixed-up jumble with Corinne Mucha

Join a parade with Lindsey Barlag and Co.

Watch some flicks with Christy LeMaster and Thea Nichols

Contribute to a collaborative, clandestine drawing with Claire Arctander

Move your body to conduct an orchestra with Mikel Patrick Avery

And more!

Adults and kids look through an installation of fake flowers and ribbons attached to strings with clothespins in the MCA's Atrium.
Participants at Family Day create a dream installation with the Kite Collective, MCA Chicago, May 10, 2014. Photo: Joshua Longbrake, © MCA Chicago.

Funding

Support for family programs is provided in part through the MCA Women’s Board Family Education Initiative.