Workshops, Special Events, For Kids & Families
Trash Springs to Life!
Included with museum admission
Friday, April 23, 2010 from 10am - 1:30pm
Spider Sculpture and Web: Cut, Twist, Bend and Connect! | 10 am–3:30 pm | Atrium
Help paper sculptor Nnenna Okore create a unique environment of recycled paper spiders on a giant trash paper web! Experiment with Okore's technique to transform found materials into the types of spatial forms seen in Spiders, Okore's installation piece in Trash Menagerie.
DROP-IN ART ACTIVITY
Recycled Critters | Noon–3 pm | Art Studios
Construct animals out of different types of recycled materials each day. Make one of each and create a trash menagerie collection to display at home!
Family Gallery Exploration: Animals in Art | 1–1:30 pm | Meet at the information desk
Discover fascinating animals in PEM's galleries and exhibitions. For families with children ages 5 and up. Reservations by April 17.