Surrealism for Kids
17 September - 23 September
Activities run 10am - 2pm Monday - Saturday
Gladstone region's families are invited to participate in a program of free activities at the Gallery / Museum these September holidays, in Surrealism for Kids a tour which is part of Brisbane's Gallery of Modern Art’s major exhibition ‘Surrealism: The Poetry of Dreams’.
Popular parlour games involving chance, word play and picture-making were rediscovered by the surrealists, providing creative and playful ways to make art and unlock the imagination.
During Surrealism for Kids week, children and families can engage with the surrealist artists through multimedia, drawing and making activities, capture their own surrealist vision of the world, and discover how some of the most powerful and imaginative art of the 20th century was created.