Educators' Preview Of Tenacity & Resilience: The Art Of Jerry Pinkney

Tuesday, 18 Oct 2022 @ 4:00 PM Past Event
Educators' Preview of Tenacity & Resilience: The Art of Jerry Pinkney
Educators are given a special tour of the new exhibitions, Tenacity & Resilience: The Art of Jerry Pinkney and A Sense of Community: Celebrating Jerry Pinkney's Legacy. Explore how the artists convey powerful messages related to the Civil Rights Movement in America, the experiences of black Americans, and the retelling of well-known folk tales. Illustrator Eric Velasquez, whose work is featured in the exhibition joins us as a special guest to demonstrate his watercolor process and discuss the making of the book, She Was The First! The Trailblazing Life of Shirley Chisholm.This event is free and pre-registration is required. Refreshments will be provided.Visiting the Katonah Museum of ArtThe Katonah Museum of Art is pleased to welcome its members and the public to its galleries and grounds. The KMA is committed to keeping you healthy and safe. To help prepare for your visit, please review the policies and other useful information below to help ensure your safety, the quality of your visit, and the security of the art on display. Masks are recommended for all visitors (age 2+) regardless of vaccination status. For updates, please before coming to the Museum. Admission and HoursAdvance tickets are recommended.Please present your confirmation email either printed or on your phone at the Guest Services DeskVisitors are required to adhere to the Visitor Code of Conduct(see below) and to follow Visitor Etiquette (see below).Please include Name, E-mail Address and Phone Number for all Attendees at check out. This information will be used for contact tracing.Upon checking out, please make sure to leave your browser open until you receive a confirmation that your order has been processed. If you do not receive this message or a confirmation e-mail, your order has not been processed.Visitor Code of ConductBy reserving your timed ticket, you agree to adhere to the Visitor Code of Conduct and to play your part in keeping the Museum safe for both visitors and staff.Health and SafetyIndoors, masks are recommended for everyone over age 2, regardless of vaccination status.Outdoors, masks are optional for all.Hand sanitizer is available for your use when you enter the Museum and in the public areas.If you are not feeling well or have been in close proximity to someone with COVID, please do not come to the Museum. (If you become ill after purchasing a ticket, please contact the Museum to reschedule your visit.)The contact information you provided when purchasing your ticket will be used if we need to notify you of any COVID-19 exposure. Likewise, should you become ill with COVID-19 following your visit, please notify the Museum as soon as possible.Social DistancingPlease maintain six feet between yourself, other visitors, and Museum staff.LiabilityBy reserving tickets, you confirm that you are aware that visiting the Katonah Museum of Art includes risks arising from possible exposure to communicable diseases, including COVID-19. You knowingly and voluntarily accept this risk and assume full responsibility for any injury, illness, or other loss that you may sustain as a result.Visitor EtiquetteOur members and frequent visitors to the Katonah Museum of Art will be familiar with the following rules, designed to make your visit enjoyable and to protect the artwork, as well as our guests.Please help us by following these guidelines.Please keep a distance of at least three feet from the artworks. Do not touch any artwork at any timeFor the current exhibition, informal photography for your personal use is permitted in the galleries. Flash is not permitted.Please silence your phone and, if you must take a call, exit the gallery and do so in the Sculpture Garden.Food, drink, chewing gum and tobacco products are not allowed in the galleries.Please leave large bags or backpacks in your car, as we cannot accommodate them in the galleries at this time.Do not carry children on shoulders.Strollers are allowed in the galleries, but they must be pushed by adults at all times.We ask that children younger than 12 be supervised by an adult at all times.
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