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February 2020

Met Escapes – Gallery Tour: The Scent of Love

February 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028 United States
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Free
a visitor and teaching artist engage around the visitor's drawing

Take a break from the everyday with art at the Museum. Participate in discussions, handling sessions, art making, and other interactive and multisensory activities in the galleries and classrooms. For individuals living with dementia, together with their family members or care partners. Free; reservations are required. Contact…

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Seeing Through Drawing—Spray It, Don’t Say It!

February 8 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028 United States
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Free
three visitors feel a bronze sculpture

For adults who are blind or partially sighted. With the Museum's collection as inspiration, learn innovative techniques that make drawing accessible. Free; reservations are required. Contact 212-650-2010 or access@metmuseum.org.

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Picture This! Workshop—Les Liaisons Dangereuses

February 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028 United States
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Free
three visitors feel a bronze sculpture

For adults who are blind or partially sighted. Awaken the senses in workshops that make works of art accessible through detailed descriptions, touch, and other activities. Free; reservations are required. Contact 212-650-2010 or access@metmuseum.org.

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Discoveries—My America (Ages 5–17)

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028 United States
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Free
adult and child smell tea

This workshop for children with learning or developmental disabilities and accompanying friends and family members includes a gallery tour and art activity. Free; reservations are required. Contact 212-650-2010 or access@metmuseum.org. Learn about resources and tips for visiting the Museum.

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Discoveries—My America (Ages 18 and above)

February 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028 United States
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Free
adult and child smell tea

This workshop for adults with learning or developmental disabilities and accompanying friends and family members includes a gallery tour and art activity. Free; reservations are required. Contact 212-650-2010 or access@metmuseum.org. Learn about resources and tips for visiting the Museum.

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Met Escapes – Exploring Works of Art through Touch: Fragmentation

February 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028 United States
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Free
a visitor and teaching artist engage around the visitor's drawing

We invite individuals living with dementia, together with their family members or care partners, to participate in discussions, handling sessions, art making, and other interactive and multisensory activities in the galleries and in the classroom. Programs meet in the Uris Center for Education, ground floor. Free;…

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Met Signs in the Studio in ASL—Creating Mosaics: A Glimpse of Ancient Rome

February 29 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028 United States
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Free
a visitor signs in front of a work of art

Be inspired by The Met collection and exhibitions at this workshop that includes a discussion in the galleries followed by an art-making activity in the studio. In ASL without voice interpretation. Free; reservations are required. Contact 212-650-2010 or access@metmuseum.org.In American Sign Language only, without voice…

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