Paint the colors of the night sky with Turner award winning artist Chris Ofili at New Museum

Chris Ofili, Afronirvana, New Museum
Chris Ofili, Afronirvana, New Museum

Do you want to paint the colors of the night sky with British artist Chris Ofili ?

10 a.m. to 12 p.m this Saturday October twenty fifth.

Travel to tropical Trinidad to capture the colorful ecosystem and environments that have inspired the artist’s award winning work.

New Museum First Saturdays for Families are free of charge. This program is designed and recommended for families with children aged between four and twelve years, and includes free New Museum admission for up to two adults per family.

Children under eighteen are always admitted free.

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Chris Ofili Afro Sunrise
Chris Ofili painting London
Chris Ofili painting London
Chris Ofili painting London
Chris Ofili painting London
Chris Ofili studio birds eye view
Chris Ofili studio birds eye view London
Chris Ofili works on his backdrop for Metamorphosis: Titian 2012
Chris Ofili works on his backdrop for Metamorphosis: Titian 2012

New Museum is offerin a family workshop in conjunction with the exhibition “Chris Ofili: Night and Day,” the first American survey of work by the acclaimed British artist.

No pre registration is required. Space is limited and tickets are given out on a first-come, first-served basis.

Your entire party must be present; tickets will not be given to partial parties.

Lead exhibition support provided by “Friends of Chris Ofili” at the New Museum:

Mitzi and Warren Eisenberg
Susan and Leonard Feinstein
Lietta and Dakis Joannou
Beth Swofford
David Teiger

Special thanks to David Zwirner and Victoria Miro, London.

Generous support for New Museum First Saturdays for Families is provided by the Keith Haring Foundation School, Teen, and Family Programs Fund.

New Museum First Saturdays for Families are made possible, in part, by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs and the New York State Council on the Arts.