Creative sessions

Kids is a project that introduces families and children to contemporary art with instruments and ideas that arouse curiosity and an understanding of the thoughts and techniques of today’s artists, through materials and experiences that are new and different every time.

Calendar

4—14

years

Sunday 26 February 2017 — 10.45am

FAMILY LAB: Counting towers!

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 24

about 2 hours

Grown-ups and children can discover the Seven Heavenly Palaces permanent installation and go on a creative journey to explore and find out about the magical relationship between art and arithmetic in the imagination of the German artist Anselm Kiefer.
Enrolment will be accepted by clicking here

11—14

years

Sunday 26 February 2017 — 5.15pm

New Labyrinths

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

Laure Prouvost’s exhibition looks like a maze in which videos, sounds and installations create dreamlike atmospheres. Let’s set our imagination free and create one of our own.
Enrolment will accepted by clicking here

4—6

years

Saturday 04 March 2017 — 10.45am

ARTFUL READINGS – Here, In My Museum

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

Starting with a reading from a picture book, the children will have fun making their own personal museum, taking inspiration from the artist Laure Prouvost’s imaginative Grand Dad’s Visitor Center, which she has created in the exhibition spaces of Pirelli HangarBicocca.
Enrolment will accepted by clicking here

6—8

years

Saturday 04 March 2017 — 3.00pm

Numbers numbers everywhere!

Pirelli HangarBicocca, Via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

We often forget it, but our lives are full of numbers: our birthday, our address, the number of people in our family… numbers are everywhere! Kiefer has realised this and has hidden some of them in his Seven Heavenly Palaces – starting with its title! Let’s look for all the numbers hidden in the towers and make our own special dice.
Enrolment will accepted by clicking here

4—6

years

Sunday 05 March 2017 — 10.45am

Another book

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

Anselm Kiefer loves reading and studying, and that’s why, in his Seven Heavenly Palaces, he inserted numerous books made of a curious material. Let’s discover what they are and make your book together, to add to the artist’s!
Enrolment will accepted by clicking here

8—10

years

Sunday 05 March 2017 — 3.00pm

Rooms in Colour

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 20

about 90 minutes

Laure Prouvost has made a museum full of rooms. There’s even a pink one and a green one. What colour would yours be? Let’s explore her rooms and then have fun creating one of our own, using different materials.
Enrolment will accepted by clicking here

6—8

years

Sunday 05 March 2017 — 5.15pm

Ready, Steady, Go!

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 20

about 90 minutes

Laure Prouvost’s exhibition is inspired by a story her granddad told her, about how he once began to dig a tunnel from England to Africa. His journey was certainly long. What about yours? Where does it start and where does it end?
Enrolment will be accepted by clicking here

4—6

years

Saturday 11 March 2017 — 10.45am

Objects to Cherish

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

Inspired by her granddad’s stories, the artist Laure Prouvost has created a fanciful museum. Let’s find out what’s in it and then we’ll become the custodians of a museum of our own!
Enrolment will accepted by clicking here

4—14

years

Sunday 12 March 2017 — 10.45am

FAMILY LAB: Family Constellations

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 24

about 2 hours

Stars, meteors and constellations are all hiding in among Anselm Kiefer’s Seven Heavenly Palaces and his giant paintings on the walls. Let’s try to find them and listen to their ancient stories, and then create a sky full of “family constellations”.
Enrolment will be accepted by clicking here

6—8

years

Sunday 12 March 2017 — 3.00pm

Seek and you will find!

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 20

about 90 minutes

Inside Laure Prouvost’s extravagant Grand Dad’s Visitor Center we find countless different objects, filling the rooms of this fantastical museum.
Let’s see if we know what they are and then we’ll put them all back where they belong!
Enrolment will accepted by clicking here

8—10

years

Sunday 12 March 2017 — 5.15pm

What shall I pack?

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milano

max. 20

about 90 minutes

In The Seven Heavenly Palaces, Anselm Kiefer takes us on a journey dotted with memories – but how many types of travel are there? Let’s choose our favourite one and pack a suitcase with experiences, people, passions, memories, songs, books, films… and lots more!
Enrolment will accepted by clicking here