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A Vast Indoor Space, Dia: Beacon

During spring break, Samuel and I trudged through Dia: Beacon, located off Route 9D approximately 60 miles north of Manhattan. Housed in what once was a Nabisco box-printing factory built … Continue reading

May 2, 2014 · 2 Comments

Laughter in Place of Words

Samuel waited patiently as I prepared our back-pack for the trek through Storm King Art Center. As soon as I unstrapped his car seat and made our way to the … Continue reading

April 20, 2014 · 7 Comments

Uncommon Stillness

One of the pages in the picture book, “The Snowy Day”, by Ezra Jack Keats depicts the image of a child wishing to make a connection with the world outside … Continue reading

March 14, 2014 · 4 Comments

Static Muses, Active Audiences

Muses inspire us to tap into the creative part of ourselves; we become the vehicle for new discoveries and grand ideas.  Young children are susceptible to this wonderment which at … Continue reading

December 6, 2013 · 3 Comments