Verbal Description and Touch Tour: Hélio Oiticica: To Organize Delirium

Location: Floor Five, Neil Bluhm Family Galleries Whitney verbal description and touch tours provide an opportunity for visitors who are blind or have low vision and their companions to experience the richness and diversity of twentieth and twenty-first century American art through vivid description and tactile opportunities. Ninety-minute tours are free-of-charge and are offered monthly…

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Discoveries: Ride The Wave (Ages 5-17)

For kids with learning and developmental disabilities and those on the autism spectrum These workshops welcome children and adults with a range of developmental and learning disabilities and those on the autism spectrum, together with family and friends. All can enjoy these multisensory workshops that include tactile opportunities and art-making activities. Explore a different theme…

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Whitney Signs: Calder: Hypermobility

Location: Floor Three, Laurie M. Tisch Education Center and Floor Eight, Hurst Family Galleries Experience the Whitney’s world renowned collection of modern and contemporary American art in American Sign Language. Join us for a free tour in ASL of Calder: Hypermobility led by an expert Deaf educator and accompanied by a voice interpreter. The tour…

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Family Fun: For Families with Kids on the Autism Spectrum

Location: Floor Eight The Whitney invites families with kids on the autism spectrum to join us for a sensory-friendly guided gallery tour of Calder: Hypermobility offered before the Museum opens to the general public. Families will then create their own works of art in a hands-on studio activity. If you have any questions, please email us…

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Discoveries: Bamboo (Ages 5-17)

For kids and adults with learning and developmental disabilities and those on the autism spectrum These workshops welcome children and adults with a range of developmental and learning disabilities and those on the autism spectrum, together with family and friends. All can enjoy these multisensory workshops that include tactile opportunities and art-making activities. Explore a…

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Verbal Description and Touch Tour: Where We Are

Location: Floor Seven, Robert W. Wilson Galleries Whitney verbal description and touch tours provide an opportunity for visitors who are blind or have low vision and their companions to experience the richness and diversity of twentieth and twenty-first century American art through vivid description and tactile opportunities. Ninety-minute tours are free-of-charge and are offered monthly…

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Whitney Signs: Calder: Hypermobility

Location: Floor Three, Laurie M. Tisch Education Center and Floor Eight, Hurst Family Galleries Experience the Whitney’s world renowned collection of modern and contemporary American art in American Sign Language. Join us for a free tour in ASL of Calder: Hypermobility led by an expert Deaf educator and accompanied by a voice interpreter. The tour…

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Verbal Description and Touch Tour: Where We Are

Location: Floor Seven, Collection Galleries Whitney verbal description and touch tours provide an opportunity for visitors who are blind or have low vision and their companions to experience the richness and diversity of twentieth and twenty-first century American art through vivid description and tactile opportunities. Ninety-minute tours are free-of-charge and are offered monthly on Friday…

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Access Family Program for Teens and Adults with Developmental or Learning Disabilities

For adults with developmental disabilities and their families, the Museum offers guided multisensory programs that include hands-on explorations. This month’s theme is Plane Design – Discover the four forces of flight and how an airplane flies in the sky! Families compare different designs and make their own aircraft.

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DreamStreet Theatre Company

Please see the special needs cast of DreamStreet Theatre Company in their Spring Production of The Wicked and The Wonderful: Scenes and Songs from OZ.  These ground-breaking performances will take place at BRIC’s Ballroom Theatre at 647 Fulton Street in Brooklyn.  All are welcome!

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