Access Programs

 

 


ACCESS PROGRAMS


MOBIA Musings

MOBIA Musings, a free program for visitors with dementia and their care partners or family members, provides an opportunity to engage with works of art and with one another through guided looking, discussions and activities. The program takes place on select Mondays from 2:00-3:30pm when the Museum is closed to the public.

Free. Registration is required. For more information or to register, please contact (212) 408-8703 or access@mobia.org.

 

Upcoming Dates:

Join us for a series of gallery visits and studio explorations as we discover the exhibit Sculpture in the Age of Donatello: Reanaissance Masterpieces from Florence Cathedral. We will explore the works of these artists and others, and discover the stories they tell in our series of gallery conversations and art making experiences. We will look at a different theme each visit, including story, place and setting, shadow and light, artists and their methods, and engage in a variety of activities including drawing from nature, printmaking, and storytelling.

 

The following dates will be offered: 

Monday, February 23, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Monday, March 30, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Monday, April 20, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Monday, May 11, 2015 at 2:00 PM

 

Verbal Description and Sensory Tours

For Blind and Partially Sighted Visitors

Offered on Mondays when the museum is closed, verbal description and Sensory Tours provide an opportunity for visitors who are blind or have low vision to explore the museum's exhibitions through verbal descriptions and touch. Programs are led by an educator who facilitates shared observation, discussion, and creative practice. Programs are free, but RSVP is required.

Free. Registration is required. For more information or to register, please contact (212) 408-8703 or access@mobia.org.

 

The following dates will be offered: 

Monday, May 11, 2015 at 12:30 PM