The Katonah Museum of Art in Westchester, New York is a non-collecting institution geared toward visual arts, located in Katonah, New York. The museum presents changing exhibitions that cross various artistic disciplines, cultures, and historical periods. With each exhibition, artists, curators, and other specialists present art through programs, lectures, and workshops designed for visitors of all ages. The Museum’s Learning Center uses a visual and interactive environment that encourages children and parents to participate in hands-on projects. The Katonah Museum also offers outdoor concerts, evening cocktail parties, international travels, and trips to other museums and private collections.
With each exhibition, artists, curators, and other specialists present art through programs, lectures, and workshops designed for visitors of all ages. The Pollack Family Learning Center uses a visual and interactive environment that encourages children and parents to participate in hands-on projects. The Katonah Museum in Westchester also offers outdoor concerts, evening cocktail parties, international travels, and trips to other museums and private collections. An outdoor Sculpture Garden, shaded by towering pines, displays contemporary works.
From the beginning, the KMA was committed to presenting exceptional art from all cultures and periods. The founders’ decision to be a non-collecting institution resulted in a dynamic and flexible exhibition program, which remains one of the most distinctive features of the Museum. The KMA offers lectures, films, workshops, concerts, and other events for a general audience; and presents innovative and substantive programs for nearly 100 member schools and community organizations. The Museum’s outreach programs for the local Latino immigrant population are at the forefront of community-based education programs.
The Learning Center
The Learning Center is a welcoming exhibition and activity space for children of all ages to:
- Enjoy art projects that change with each exhibition
- Create sculptures, paintings, collages, and more EZ Westchester Junk Removal
- Learn about art through games, puzzles, and activities
- Read stories about art and the visual world
The Learning Center transforms seasonally with new installations, projects, and materials that extend, expand, and deepen the gallery experience. See what the fun is all about.
Children and Families
A dynamic resource in the community, the Katonah Museum of Art of Westchester, NY offers children and accompanying adults creative opportunities to explore the world of art. Our unique programs spark meaningful connections in the galleries, the Learning Center, and the sculpture garden, and KMA Family Days offer artful fun for all ages. At the Museum, you will receive an interactive family guide and art activity pack for exploration in the galleries and Learning Center. Hang out, create and relax in the beautiful Sculpture Garden. Programs for family audiences include artist-led workshops, school vacation programs, and Creative Community Fridays once a month. Family Day Events in conjunction with each exhibition, feature performances, special guests, and exhibition-inspired activities.
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