Family Day: The Artist Studio

Free For Families

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Family Day participants, Mar 13, 2010
Photo: Jolie Cota Flink, © MCA Chicago


Imagine, create, and think like an artist. Spend a busy day at the studio. Get to know the spaces that artists use to make art. Discover how artists have turned "the studio" into the subject of their art as you tour the exhibition Production Site.


Artist Books
Create a sketch book for your drawings and ideas. Led by artist Annie Heckman.
Fourth floor

Portable Studios
Construct a portable studio space with the help artist Elena Goetz.
Second floor

Idea Banks
Led by artist Kate McQuillen, decorate small boxes where you can store ideas for future projects.
First floor

Tot Spot
Refreshments await you on the ground floor, where you can recharge in between art-making activities.
First floor