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Family Day: Invisible


Make art that's out of sight at this Family Day, inspired by Kerry James Marshall: Mastry.


  • Scheduled:
  • * 11 am–3 pm

Meet astronomer/artist Jose Francisco Salgado, learn about the science of stars and outer space, and map your own galaxy.

  • * 11 am–1 pm
  • Find performances by Chicago Sinfonietta's Project Inclusion Ensemble throughout the museum
  • * 1–3 pm

MCA artists in residence Eighth Blackbird team up with Chicago Academy for the Arts high school musicians to perform original compositions inspired by Kerry James Marshall: Mastry.

  • Throughout the day:
  • * Help make disappearing and reappearing artworks
  • * Hunt for hidden images
  • See the unseen

*Watch a selection of videos inspired by today's theme

*Become a card-carrying member of the Library of Invisible Stories

  • And more!

MCA Family Day, Feb 14, 2015

Photo: Joshua Longbrake © MCA Chicago


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