EVERY SATURDAY: Arty Hours

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Saturday, July 6, 2013 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

EVERY SATURDAY: Arty Hours

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Every Saturday in July and August (except August 30) reuse and re-imagine during Arty Hours! Kids and their caregivers are invited to create sculptures that turn, move, and roll inspired by site-specific works from Archeo, a High Line Art group exhibition. Transform everyday objects into masterpieces you can take home.

At each Arty Hour, young builders can create one-of-a-kind vehicles, forts, structures, and machines with the High Line Children’s Workyard Kit, a crate of kid-friendly planks, nuts, bolts, and other custom materials by industrial designer Cas Holman.

LOCATION
23rd Street Lawn
On the High Line at 23rd Street

In the event of rain, or when the 23rd Street Lawn is closed, Arty Hours will take place in the 14th Street Passage, on the High Line at West 14th Street. Check back or follow @highlinenyc on Twitter for updates on Saturdays by 8:00 AM.

July 5: Antoine Catala
Build a sculpture that moves with your body.

July 12: Isabelle Cornaro
Create a 3-D collage out of found objects.

July 19: Yngve Holen
Make a sculpture out of all things found and round.

July 29: Jessica Jackson Hutchins
Invent a sculpture you would find up high in the sky.

August 2: Josh Kline
Create a potion that represents who you are.

August 9: Gavin Kenyon
See how tall your sculpture can be as you stack found objects into a column.

August 16: Marianne Vitale
Turn things around and upside down by placing objects in unusual ways.

August 23: Liz Glynn
Make a vessel into your own colorful artifact.

Due to permanent damage caused by Hurricane Sandy, the 23rd Street Elevator is currently out of service until further notice. If you require elevator access, please use the High Line's elevators at West 14th, West 16th, or West 30th Street.

For visitors who would like to confirm elevator service in advance of a visit, please contact Friends of the High Line’s office at (212) 206-9922 or info@thehighline.org between the hours of 10:00 AM and 6:00 PM Monday through Friday for the latest operational update. Inquiries received after business hours will be responded to the following business day.

Pick up kid-friendly snacks to inspire creativity and learning. On the High Line between West 15th and West 16th Streets you will find tacos, gelato, ice pops, and more seasonal treats from our food vendors. Learn more

SUPPORT
MetLife Foundation is a Supporting Sponsor of High Line Kids.

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