Red, Yellow & Blue
Look at how artists use the primary colors and make your own viewfinder and collage. Enjoy percussion by Joseph Getter throughout the morning and help us create a living collage! Visit Collective Memories, a photography exhibition by The Amistad Center’s Neighborhood Studios Summer Youth Program teen apprentices in the Hartford Courant Room.
10:00 am – 1:00 pm Powerful Primary Colors Collage
Pick up a Powerful Primary Colors Family Guide and explore with your family before you make your own viewfinder and create a primary colors collage to take home. Avery Court
10:30 am – 11:00 am ABCs: Art, Books, Connections Tour
Explore the primary colors through stories during this docent-led tour for young children and accompanying adults. Meet at Information Desk
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Ask About Art
Talk with a docent about Sol LeWitt’s Wall Drawing #1131 “Whirls and Twirls”, Morgan Great Hall Stair
11:30 am – 12:00 pm Eyes on Art Family Tour
Explore primary (and secondary) colors in art during this docent-led tour for all ages. Meet at Information Desk
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Living Collage
Create a living collage with colorful props, movement and music! Join dancers from dancEnlight for some interactive fun. Avery Court
Public Tours meet at Information Desk
1:00 pm Highlights Tour
2:30 pm Tour of Collective Memories: Selections from the Collection of The Amistad Center for Art & Culture
Parents must accompany children 12 and under at all times.
Second Saturdays for Families are funded by Aetna. Additional support provided by the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, the J. Walton Bissell Foundation, Inc., the Ensworth Charitable Foundation (Bank of America, Trustee), the George A. & Grace L. Long Foundation (Bank of America and Alan S. Parker, Co-Trustees). Program supplies are generously donated by S&S Worldwide.