CMA Stories

As our CIVICKIDS campaign comes to a close, we met with our Governors Island neighbor play:groundNYC to discuss self-directed play, learning from our mistakes, and the benefits of a creative environment in dealing with difficult conditions. Read more

September 2019 Reading List

Check out our September Reading List inspired by our upcoming Belgian Cultural Festival compiled by Children's Librarian Kristy Raffensberger of the Hudson Park Library! Read more

See Examples of CIVICKIDS Projects!

Reflect on a year of CIVICKIDS programming with a look back at the artwork created in response to each month’s digital challenge, including Say It Loud! Megaphones for Civic Engagement, Unusual Upcycled Planters for Environmentalism, and more. Read more

CIVICKIDS Through the Ages

Take a journey back in time through the CMA Permanent Collection to explore the themes of CIVICKIDS, including Equity, Histories and Traditions, Reflection, and more! Read more

CMA's August CIVICKIDS partner, Tower of David Museum in Jerusalem, presents CIVICKIDS activities during their circus-themed summer program on August 19. Click to learn more about this historical museum! Read more

6 Fun Facts About CIVICKIDS!

This past year, CMA explored child-led civic engagement with CIVICKIDS! Find out what we learned through this process, including reflections on CMA's humble beginnings, how we tackled New York City's vast geographic landscape, a surprise visit from Elmo and Big Bird, and more! Read more

August's digital challenge is Face the Future. Show off your creation and tag it with #CMACIVICKIDS to be added to our digital collection! Read more

August Reading List

Thanks to our friends at the Hudson Park Library! Our neighborhood Children's Librarian Kristy Raffensberger shares her August Reading List. Read more

During this Sunday's Greek Cultural Festival, we are celebrating the work of the late Stephen Antonakos in our Media Lab workshop! Read more

The Mishkan Museum of Art in Ein Harod, Israel reflects on facilitating CIVICKIDS projects throughout the year. Read more

July Reading List

Check out our July Reading List from Children's Librarian Kristy Raffensberger of the Hudson Park Library! Read more

July's digital challenge is Protector Shields. Show off your shield and tag it with #CMACIVICKIDS to be added to our digital collection! Read more

Learn all about Teaching Artist Sofía del Mar Collins! Read more

Read on to hear Teaching Artist Tahmina Norin Sharmin's thoughts on art and civic engagement. Read more

Teaching Artist Zack Filkoff discusses the role of an institution in fostering civic engagement, his photography practice, and more! Read more

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