Find Your Voice

Free For Families

event description

Coinciding with the exhibition, Jenny Holzer: PROTECT PROTECT, Find Your Voice asks kids to consider what freedom of expression means to them through posters, peace panels, and more.


1. Find Your Voice
Express yourself in this improvisation workshop that repeats every 30 minutes. Best for ages 5 and up
Fourth floor

2. Hold that Thought
Paint your vision of a peaceful future, then explain your thoughts to our camera. We'll share your ideas with MCA visitors by screening the footage on our video wall on the main floor.
Ground floor

3. If I Were President
Create sculptures that show what you would do if you were president.
Fourth floor

4. Promise Me Books
Transform an old book into a cool new book of your resolutions to make the world a better place.
Ground floor

5. Tot Spot/Break Time
Refreshments await you in the Kanter Meeting Center, where you can recharge in between art-making activities.
Robert B. and Beatrice C. Mayer Education Center, ground floor

Featured image

A woman and young boy look at a colorful display in the museum's lobby of paper and felt cut-outs that fill a table and resemble a circus with animals and acrobats.
Family Day participants, MCA Chicago, Oct 2008
Photo © MCA Chicago


Target Family Days is sponsored by

Support for Family Programs is provided in part through the MCA Women's Board Family Education Initiative. Additional support is generously provided by Seyfarth Shaw LLP.