Enjoy a fun-filled week of art-making activities, family tours, story times, and gallery activities for families—all inspired by the work of Jackson Pollock.
Spring Break programs are FREE and held daily March 15–18.
Pop-Up Art Spot
Noon–4:00 p.m., Level 2
Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot for creative writing, playing, and sketching activities inspired by nearby works of art.
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., Center for Creative Connections (C3)
Catch the creativity bug at the C3 Art Spot. Be inspired by works of art from the collection and use ordinary everyday materials to make something new and creative.
Family Gallery Guides
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., Family Fun Cart, Level 1 near the DMA Cafe
Pick up a guide and learn about selected works of art in the DMA’s collection.
11:30 a.m.–noon, Meet at the main Visitor Services Desk
Storytime limited to the first thirty participants. Pick up your free ticket at the main Visitor Services Desk at 11:20 a.m.
Wiggle and giggle your way through the galleries with stories and hands-on activities led by education staff members.
1:00–4:00 p.m., Tech Lab, C3
Make your mark in the dark! Use flashlights, traffic batons, and laser pointers to draw in the air. Your image will be captured using long exposure photography and will be available to download using Flickr.
1:00–4:00 p.m., Art Studio, C3
Paint outside the lines with Scribble Bots! Equip your bot with markers, pastels, and paintbrushes and send it skittering and jumping across the page.
All Kinds of Lines Family Tour
2:00–2:30 p.m., Meet at the main Visitor Services Desk
Two tours available, each limited to the first thirty participants. Pick up your free ticket at the main Visitor Services Desk at 1:50 p.m.
Straight, wiggly, zigzag, and curvy—artists use all kinds of lines to create their masterpieces. Search the galleries for your favorite kind of line in this interactive tour led by DMA docents.