Family Day

Family Day: Rainbow Riot

Last occurred: Sunday, February 9
11:00 am to 5:00 pm

11 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Art-Making: Rainbow Playdough
Mix and dye your own batch of delightfully squishy playdough.

11 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Rainbow Collaboration
Contribute to a larger-than-life collage inspired by the color spectrum.

11 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Art-making: Kaleidoscopes
Craft a colorful kaleidoscope in a drop-in workshop.

12, 1, 2:30 & 3:30 p.m.
Performances | Aztec Dance
Be dazzled by the delightful dances and colorful costumes of Kalpulli KetzalCoatlicue Aztec Dance.

12:30, 1:30 & 3:30 p.m.
Storytelling | Color Stories
Join Vickijoan the Rainbow Lady for color-filled tales from around the world.

Noon-3 p.m.
Demonstration | Rangoli
Discover the traditional art of rangoli – an Indian folk art made with colorful sand – as demonstrated by teaching artist Shakun Maheshwari.

11 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Gallery Hunt: Over the Rainbow
Explore works of art in every color under the sun.

11:30 , 12:30, 2 & 3 p.m.
Preschool Tour | Color
Go on a tour exploring color designed especially for young visitors.

2-4 p.m.
Art Cart | Impressionism
Get hands-on and discover the art of the Impressionists – true masters of color.

Noon–2 p.m.
Art Cart | Dutch Painting

Noon–2 p.m.
Art Cart | Renaissance Painting

1 p.m.
Tour | Highlights of the Target Wing: The Sacred

2 p.m.
Tour | Celebration of African American Art in History

2 & 3:30 p.m.
Tour | Impressionism: Breaking the Rules
Discover how artists Claude Monet, Pierre Auguste Renoir, Berthe Morisot, Edgar Degas, and others broke the rules of traditional art to capture the eye-dazzling effects of light, atmosphere and movement in new and fresh ways.