Set Sail: Ashley Bryan and Langston Hughes Family Workshop

Collage of figure on river bank in red and orange dress with two other figures on sailboats.

Take a special tour of Ashley Bryan & Langston Hughes: Sail Away  while the galleries are closed to the public and discover how these Black artists were inspired by the imagery of water. Simon Levenson, National Arts Club drawing instructor, will guide families as they work together to compose an original poem and illustrate it with a unique collage.

The Morgan’s family programs offer a unique and engaging museum experience to learn about the process of creative expression. Our innovative art workshops and gallery experiences are designed for adults and children to enjoy together. They are limited to families and caregivers with children.

Workshops may use special art materials and are intended only for the age range listed. All materials included.

Appropriate for ages 7–14. Limited availability.

The workshop will take place in the Morgan's Education Center. By entering the museum, you agree to our updated Visitor Guidelines and Policies. Masks are required for attending all public programs.

Sunday, October 16, 2022, 10:00 am–11:30 am
Tickets: 
$20; $15 for members; each ticket is valid for one child and one parent or caregiver.

Ashley Bryan, Water-Front Streets (from Sail Away) 2015, recto, 2021.25:5. The Morgan Library & Museum, Gift of the Ashley Bryan Center, 2021.2517r. Photography by Janny Chiu, 2021. © 2015 The Ashley Bryan Center. Used with Permission. All Rights Reserved.

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