Activities for Kids
Inspire kids with a variety of activities inspired by our exhibitions and permanent collection, complete with video or PDF instructions.
Faisal Abdu’Allah: Blu³eprint-inspired hair tool
Blu³eprint is a nod to the significance of the barbershop within Abdu’Allah’s artistic practice and personal history.
Sandra and Wence Martinez-Inspired Weavings
Their work was shown in Caja de visiones from September 18, 2021–January 23, 2022.
Natalie Frank-Inspired Mirror Drawing
Natalie Frank: Unbound was on view from June 5–October 24, 2021.
AMENDS-Inspired Wish Boxes
AMENDS was on display from June 19–October 24, 2021.
Amy Cutler-Inspired WindchimesVideo Instructions
Permanent Collection-Inspired Projects
Nancy Mladenoff-Inspired Leaf PrintsVideo Instructions
Clayton Brothers-Inspired Collage TreehouseVideo Instructions
Nick Cave-Inspired Sound SocksVideo Instructions
Suellen Rocca-Inspired Board GameDownload Instructions
Gladys Nilsson-Inspired Watercolor Trees
Gladys Nilsson: Out of This World was on view from August 6, 2020–June 6, 2021.
Roger Brown-Inspired Landscape PaintingsDownload ArtPack
Robert Lostutter-Inspired MaskDownload ArtPack
John Colt-Inspired Tinfoil MonoprintsVideo Instructions
Barbara Rossi-Inspired Pointillist Planters and RocksVideo Instructions
Karl Wirsum-Inspired Symmetrical ArtVideo Instructions
Ray Yoshida-Inspired Collage Scrapbooks
Ray Yoshida: The Spaces in Between was on view from June 29, 2019–June 14, 2020.
Gladys Nilsson-Inspired Watercolor PaintingsVideo Instructions
Ed Paschke: Picturing Freedom
What image would you use to picture “freedom”? Draw your idea on this worksheet.
Frank Stella-Inspired Origami Bird
Make an origami bird inspired by the colors, shapes, patterns, and textures in Frank Stella’s print.
Recreate a Work From the Collection
Inspired by MMoCA’s 2019 exhibition Mirror Image, browse the Museum’s permanent collection online and see if you can recreate a work from the collection.
Inspired by Sonya Clark’s Wig Series, write and draw your favorite family stories.