Once Upon a Time in the West

The Guggenheim.  The American Avant-Garde from 1945 to 1980
from 7 February to 6 May 2012

for kids and teens
Once Upon a Time in the West
major exhibitions series

Tour the exhibition to explore the new ideas developed by American artists between the end of World War II and the late 1970s.  Join the workshop to experiment with the evolution of the image from the abstract to the figurative and vice-versa — a sweeping overview of the most significant changes wrought by Abstract Expressionism, Pop Art, Conceptual Art and Photorealism.

families • kids from 7 to 11
tour of the exhibition followed by workshop in the exhibition
Saturdays  16.00-18.00
workshop + admission to the exhibition € 12.00 per child
reservation recommended € 1.50

kindergarten and primary schools
tour of the exhibition followed by workshop in our studio
Tuesday to Friday 10.00-11.30 and 11.30-13.30
admission € 4.00 per child (no charge for kindergarten classes)
tour + workshop € 80.00 per class group

In conjunction with the Guggenheim exhibition, the Art Bookshelf has planned an event entitled:
Abstract, but Only to a Degree
A journey designed to encourage the whole family to explore the world of fine art publishing:  reading and recounting literature classics for kids using the vocabulary of Abstract art.

families • kids from 3 to 6 with their parents
Saturdays 16.00-18.00
Sundays and public holidays 11.00-13.00 (except in March)
activity € 8.00 per child
reservation recommended  € 1.50

(families) reservations recommended tel. +39.06.39967500
(schools) reservations required tel. +39.06.39967200

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