Chicago artists transform the museum for children and their grown-ups. Play with the power of language in projects inspired by Direct Message: Art, Language, and Power.
This Family Day, play with the power of language.
Ongoing (11 am–3 pm)
Translate work into dance.
Blok by Blok
Participate in interviews and make beats for a podcast.
Make protest songs on music boxes.
Free Street Pocket Con
Explore comicbooks by artists of color.
Family Days are free monthly programs for kids and their grown-ups. Enjoy free admission while taking part in workshops, open-studio sessions, gallery tours, and performances, all designed and led by Chicago artists.
Join us the second Saturday of every month through the spring, from 11 am–3 pm. See below for a list of dates:
Support for Family Programs is provided in part by the MCA Women's Board Family Education Initiative.