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Sketching in the Gallery

Draw on your inspiration through sketching from works in the exhibition Graphic Passion: Matisse and the Book Arts with assistance from Susan Stillman, artist and Parsons The New School for Design faculty.

Please note: Stools, boards, and a selection of pencils and drawing paper will be provided. While personal sketchbooks are allowed, ink, paint, markers, charcoal, chalk, pastels, folding stools, and easels are not permitted in the galleries.

Programs are generously supported by grants from the Brooke Astor Fund for New York City Education in the New York Community Trust; Great Circle Foundation, Inc.; the May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation, Inc.; MetLife Foundation; the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation; and by the following endowed funds: The Alice Tully Fund for Art and Music; the William Randolph Hearst Fund for Educational Programs; the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Fund for Education and Technology; and the Herbert and Ann Lucas Fund.

Free with museum admission. Materials available on a first-come, first-serve basis for the first fifteen participants.

Saturday, October 31, drop-in 11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Please call (212) 685-0008 ext. 560 or e-mail for information.