Family Activity Guides
Visiting the Museum?

Guides are available in the galleries for each exhibition on view.
 
Young visitors and their families are invited to "Be a Detail Detective," read clues to find works of art on view, visit the "Create Your Own" Art Activity Station in the central gallery, and more! 

CURRENT GUIDES
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RIVERA AND BEYOND
Latin American Art from the
Joan and Milton Bagley Collection

Nov. 17, 2018 - March 31, 2019

Activities include:
I spy with my little eye...
Learn Spanish with Huey!

THE HECKSCHER COLLECTS
Recent Acquisitions

Nov. 17, 2018 - May 12, 2019

Activities include:
Imagine your art is in this exhibit!
Can you solve the riddle?

SURFACE TENSION
Pictorial Space in
20th-Century Art

April 21, 2018 - May 5, 2019

Activities include:
Be a "Detail Detective"
Exhibition Word Search



PAST GUIDES
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LONG ISLAND BIENNIAL 2018

August 4 - November 11, 2018

Activities include:
Collaborate with a Biennial artist
Exhibition Investigation

FROM FRANKENTHALER TO WARHOL
ART OF THE '60s AND '70s

November 18, 2017 - March 11, 2018

Activities include:
Gallery Search
What is Pop Art?

THE ART OF NARRATIVE

April 15, 2017 - April 15, 2018

Activities include:
Be a "Detail Detective"
Exhibition Word Search

EBB & FLOW
SEASCAPES AND SHORELINE VIEWS

August 5 - November 12, 2017

Activities include:
Draw Your Own Seascape
Create Your Own Water Art

EARTH MUSE
ART AND THE ENVIRONMENT

April 15 - July 30, 2017

Activities include:
What is Environmental Art?
Create Your Own Texture Leaf

THADDEUS HOLOWNIA
WALDEN REVISITED

April 15 - July 30, 2017

Activities include:
Using Your Senses
Draw Your Own Tree

NORMAN ROCKWELL
AND FRIENDS

Dec. 10, 2016 - March 5, 2017

Activities include:
Meet Norman Rockwell
Exhibition Word Search

SYNAPSES
THREADS FOR THOUGHT

May 21, 2016 - April 9, 2017

Activities include:
All about Connections
Looking at Landscapes

MORT KUNSTLER
THE NEW NATION

Dec. 10, 2016 - April 2, 2017

Activities include:
History Timeline Matching Game
Create Your Own Secret Spy Code

LONG ISLAND BIENNIAL

Sept. 3 - Dec. 4, 2016

Activities include:
Be a Detail Detective
Exhibition Word Search

LOOKING OUT, LOOKING IN
WINDOWS IN ART

Sept. 3 - Nov. 27, 2016

Activities include:
Find That Window!
Create Your Own Window Art

MASTER OF ILLUSION
THE MAGICAL ART OF GARY ERBE

May 21 - August 28, 2016

Activities include:
Be a Detail Detective
Create Your Own Sci-Fi Rocket Art

CORNUCOPIA
STILL LIFES FROM THE COLLECTION

May 21 - August 21, 2016

Activities include:
Draw Your Own Still Life
Still Life Word Search

December 5 - April 3, 2016

Activities include:
Be a Detail Detective
Rotation Fun

August 15 - November 22, 2015

Activities include:
Where in the World?
Create Your Own "Picture Pie" Art

April 25 - August 2, 2015

Activities include:
Create Your Own "Features" Face
Fill in the blank Word Search

Dec. 6, 2014 - March 8, 2015

Activities include:
What does it mean to EXPERIMENT?
Create Your Own Dream World Art

August 16 - November 23, 2014

Activities include:
Create Your Own Texture Art
Make Animal Art

May 3 - August 10, 2014

Activities include:
Create Your Own Grid Art
Geometric Shape Search

Dec. 7, 2013 - March 16, 2014

Activities include:
Create Your Own Lego Sculpture
Exploring Negative Space

August 17 - November 24, 2013

Activities include:
An Abstract Adventure
Around the World Challenge

April 27 - August 4, 2013


Activities include:
Create Your Own Art Car
Circle Search

Dec. 8, 2012 - March 17, 2013

Activities include:
Create Your Own Winter Landscape

August 18 - November 25, 2012

Activities include:
Absorbed by Color Concentric Challenge
Huey's Colorful Art Hunt
Ship to Paradise Detail Search

 April 28 - August 5, 2012



Activities include:
Create a Party Clothes Collage
Huey's Water Fun Art Search
Create Your Own Seascape
 January 14 - March 25, 2012



Activities include:
Create "Give Up That __!" Art

Create Your Own Narrative Art
Be a Detail Detective
October 29, 2011 - Jan. 1, 2012






Activities include:
Create Your Own Paper Collage
Be a Detail Detective
Create Your Own Word Art
July 30 - October 16, 2011



Activities include:
Create Your Own Tube Art
Create Your Own Cityscape
Huey's Smartphone Search
May 7 - July 17, 2011


Activities include:
Create Your Own Still Life
Be a Detail Detective
Huey's Smartphone Search

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