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—6

years

Saturday 29 April 2017 — 10.45am

The eighth tower

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

The Seven Heavenly Palaces recall other towers we’ve seen in cartoons and films, or around town. What about you? Ever seen a real tower? Let’s use our imagination and create the eighth tower of Pirelli HangarBicocca!
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6—10

years

Saturday 29 April 2017 — 4.00pm

ARTFUL READINGS: The Thread of the Tale

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 20

about 90 minutes

“I was walking along one day, and I saw it. A little line, lying at the side of the road.” Starting with a reading from a picture book, let’s go and look for a thin yellow line hidden in Miroslaw Balka’s “CROSSOVER/S” exhibition and imagine the story behind it!
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6—14

years

Sunday 30 April 2017 — 10.45am

FAMILY LAB: Our Great Big Multi-material Picture

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 24

about 2 hours

Anselm Kiefer has put up five large canvases around his Seven Heavenly Palaces. What did he make them with? Adults and children will find out, together with the arts tutors, and then create a great big family picture with seeds, coloured sands and lots of other materials.
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11—14

years

Sunday 30 April 2017 — 4.00pm

Paper Walls

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milano

max. 15

circa 90 minuti

A mural in brilliant, lively colours is spread across two external walls of Pirelli HangarBicocca. Who made it? What does it show? Let’s find out together with the arts tutors and have fun drawing a fantastic mural made of paper, letting our creativity and imagination run free.
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4—6

years

Saturday 06 May 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!
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6—8

years

Saturday 06 May 2017 — 4.00pm

Earth Water Air Fire

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 20

about 90 minutes

In Miroslaw Balka’s “CROSSOVER/S” exhibition, you will find earth, water, air and fire. Taking inspiration from the artist’s works, we’ll portray the four elements of nature using out creativity and imagination.
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4—6

years

Sunday 07 May 2017 — 10.45am

Art beneath Our Feet

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

In Miroslaw Balka’s “CROSSOVER/S” exhibition there are various everyday items, such as 178 doormats that make up the work called Common Ground. Taking inspiration from the artist’s work, let’s try to imagine what we’d like to find welcoming us outside our front door!
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8—10

years

Sunday 07 May 2017 — 4.00pm

Landscapes Made to Measure

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 20

about 90 minutes

The artist Miroslaw Balka uses his own body to measure the world around him, as well as to invent and create the works of art in the “CROSSOVER/S” exhibition; sometimes the titles of the works indicate the proportions of his body. Let’s try designing a made-to-measure landscape of our own!
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