220 E. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
Chicago artists transform the museum for children and their grown-ups. Play with the power of language in projects inspired by Direct Message: Art, Language, and Power.
This Family Day, play with the power of language.
Ongoing (11 am–3 pm)
Translate work into dance.
Blok by Blok
Participate in interviews and make beats for a podcast.
Make protest songs on music boxes.
Free Street Pocket Con
Explore comicbooks by artists of color.
Family Days are free monthly programs for kids and their grown-ups. Enjoy free admission while taking part in workshops, open-studio sessions, gallery tours, and performances, all designed and led by Chicago artists.
Image: Families participate in projects led by Chicago artists in the October 13, 2018 Family Day: Short Circuit. Photo: Victoria Bornstein, © MCA Chicago