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

Sunday 30 June 2019 — 10.45am

Playlines

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

Sheela Gowda’s Remains exhibition contains sculptures and installations made of linear elements that trace the most unusual trajectories in the exhibition space. Let’s take inspiration from the artist’s works and have fun experimenting with new shapes, starting out from simple lines.
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6—10

years

Sunday 07 July 2019 — 4.00pm

Less or more?

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

The works in Sheela Gowda’s Remains exhibition interact inside the exhibition space, creating harmonious rhythms of solids and voids. Inspired by the artist’s works and the display, we’ll have fun experimenting with totally original spatial compositions.
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4—6

years

Saturday 13 July 2019 — 10.45am

Let’s give shape to colours

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

Free creative sessions for Kid Pass Days 2019

Sheela Gowda’s Remains exhibition occupies the spaces of the Navata and the Cubo of Pirelli HangarBicocca, creating an extraordinary panorama consisting mainly of basic geometrical shapes and primary colours. After exploring it with the arts tutors, we’ll try imagining a new scenario, taking inspiration from the artist’s works.
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8—10

years

Saturday 13 July 2019 — 4.00pm

The Shapes of Time

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

How does nature measure time? And how do we measure it? We’ll go on a journey to see how natural materials record the passing of time and how Giorgio Andreotta Calò relates to it by creating sculptures with countless different facets. Let’s have fun creating the shapes of our own past time, taking inspiration from all that the exhibition has to offer!
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4—14

years

Sunday 14 July 2019 — 10.45am

FAMILY LAB: Family Archipelagos

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 24 (including adults)

about 2 hours

On a voyage that winds its way between islands that are far apart but connected by Giorgio Andreotta Calò’s vision of the world, children and adults will join forces to explore the spaces of the Shed, transformed into a sculptural landscape of sky, sea, and land. An opportunity to discover how we can all link up together and create one great family archipelago.
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4—6

years

Saturday 20 July 2019 — 10.45am

Above or Below?

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

Taking inspiration from the Giorgio Andreotta Calò exhibition and from the book Nel cielo, nel mare by P. Giordano and G. Zoboli, published by Topipittori (2017), the children will be able to let their fantasy run wild as they create a fantastical landscape of their own with the sea, the sky, an island, and the horizon playing the lead role…
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6—8

years

Saturday 20 July 2019 — 4.00pm

Sailing through Space

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

The wreck of a steamer and the artist’s own boat are among the works that illustrate Giorgio Andreotta Calò’s close ties with water. Together we’ll create a boat of our own and try to imagine sailing through the works in this sea of ideas.
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4—6

years

Sunday 21 July 2019 — 10.45am

Sailing through Space

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

The wreck of a steamer and the artist’s own boat are among the works that illustrate Giorgio Andreotta Calò’s close ties with water. Together we’ll create a boat of our own and try to imagine sailing through the works in this sea of ideas.
Enrolment will accepted by clicking here

6—10

years

Sunday 21 July 2019 — 4.00pm

Mysterious Depths

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

We’ll go on a voyage into the depths of the earth and of the sea to discover the natural elements and man-made objects that are hidden from sight but that inhabit these mysterious places. Let’s join forces and imagine unknown places where people and nature can meet.
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8—10

years

Saturday 27 July 2019 — 4.00pm

Traces with stories to tell

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

Remains, the title of Sheela Gowda’s exhibition, points to her interest in the traces produced by the passage of time. Inspired by her works, let’s try imagining what stories are hidden behind the curious imprints left by mysterious objects and personalities.
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6—10

years

Sunday 28 July 2019 — 4.00pm

One Painting, Many Materials

Pirelli HangarBicocca, via Chiese 2, Milan

max. 15

about 90 minutes

Anselm Kiefer has put up five large canvases around his Seven Heavenly Palaces. What did he make them with? Let’s find out together with the Arts Tutor and make a painting of our own using seeds, coloured sands and lots of other materials.
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