For Kids & Families

School Vacation Week (continues)

Sounding Off: Explore art and movement through the work of Nick Cave

Included with museum admission

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 10am

Location: Peabody Essex Museum

School Vacation Week (continues)

Channeling Nick Cave
10 am-2:30 pm | Atrium

Sketch a Soundsuit and then use a variety of fun materials to contribute to a life-sized one using Nick Cave for inspiration.


Kaleidoscope Wallpaper
10 am-2:30 pm | Atrium

Check out the colorful patterned wallpaper created by Nick Cave. Then use paper cutouts to make your own kaleidoscopic wallpaper to take home.


MaKey MaKey
10 am-2:30 pm | Atrium

Try out this cool invention that turns everyday objects like bananas and Play-doh into musical instruments.


10:30 am | Bartlett Gallery
For families with children up to age 5

Come hear Saturday Night at the Dinosaur Stomp by Carol Diggory Shields, then stick around for a fun craft activity.


Gallery Gallop
11:30 am-noon | meet at information desk
For families with children ages 5 and up
Tickets available at information desk on day of tour

Learn how to dance to the artwork on this one-of-a-kind family tour.


One Man Band
Noon-3 pm | East India Marine Hall

Meet Ramblin' Dan and his unique "sound" suit, then stick around to make your own music machine with an array of colorful materials.



School Vacation Week is a 3 day event happening Tuesday, April 16, Wednesday, April 17, and Thursday, April 18, 2013.



Made possible by the Lowell Institute




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