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Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - 12:00am to 3:00pm
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View a list of High Line Art that will be on view when you visit the park in May.

Saturday, May 5, 2012 - 4:00am to 6:00am
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This week, join the Children’s Museum of the Arts to draw and collage your own city views using natural materials. The collages will then be added together to create a giant mural.

Saturday, May 12, 2012 - 4:00am to 6:00am
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This week, clap your hands, stomp your feet, and sing along to bilingual musical storytelling with El Museo del Barrio.

Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
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Join Matthew Johnson, Senior Associate at Diller Scofidio + Renfro, for a walking tour of the High Line and get a behind-the-scenes look at the park’s unique design.

Thursday, May 17, 2012 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
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Re-staging an artwork that was originally performed in 1978, artist Channa Horwitz directs eight vocalists in reading from 25-foot-long scripts to the reckless beat of a metronome.

Saturday, May 19, 2012 - 4:00am to 6:00am
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This week, kids can join Whitney Family Programs to create their own architectural drawings and learn about the Whitney Museum’s new building project next to the High Line.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Legendary artist and dancer Simone Forti (b. 1935) talks about her experimental dance practice in anticipation of Huddle, her performance on the High Line on Thursday, May 24.

Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
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In Simone Forti’s experimental dance, which was originally performed in 1961, dancers begin by tightly hugging each other with their knees bent to form a huddle.

Wednesday, May 30, 2012 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
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Take a walking tour with Cecilia Alemani, the Donald R. Mullen Jr. Curator & Director of High Line Art, and get a behind-the-scenes look at the new art commissions.