MoCA on the Move at Met Park: Celebrating Spring Family Series!

Sundays / 11am - 2pm / Met Park

We’ll be in the park every Sunday this spring with live music, food trucks, and hands-on art making activities for the whole family. Expect a diversity of activities and happenings! Held on “the green” at Metropolitan Park.  FREE

  • March 24: Create unique postcard prints with Block Print Bike // Music from the String Mamas
  • March 31: No event
  • April 7: Colorful tissue paper flower ornaments // Music from Spyros Koliavasilis
  • April 14: “Spring Shapes” postcard collage // Music from Laurel Halsey
  • April 21: Paint with artist, Zhenya Parish, and practice “The Art of Letting Go!” // Music from Sean Tracy
  • April 28: Flower and butterfly ribbon wand making // Music from Duck Chuck Goose
  • May 5: Modeling clay creatures and flowers // Music from Evan Herring and Zachary John Broach
  • May 12: Stamped heart ornaments for Mom. Plus, flowers and snacks to give away! // Music from Emily Hall
  • May 19: DIY pinwheels // Music from Sean Tracy
  • May 26: Create CD Coasters and Light up Origami Tulip broaches with artist, Chris Combs // Music from Duck Chuck Goose

Please note: in the event of rain, this programming will be hosted indoors, at MoCA Arlington’s Innovation Studio + Store (525 14th Street South Arlington, VA 22202)

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March 30 - May 26, 2024

NO GRIDS NO MASTERS: a Post-Cartesian Experiment is an exploration and contestation of the grid and the structured set of worldviews that are embedded in it. Incorporating digital and traditional weaving, sculpture, found objects, and transformed cast materials, the installation reflects the artist’s intense engagement with material.

Artist Talk: Clarissa Pezone

Saturday / May 18 / 3pm-4pm

Pushing the possibilities of clay, Clarissa Pezone creates human and animal figures that are lifelike yet suffused with a sense of mystery. At this talk with the artist, she will discuss The Woods of No Name, her solo exhibition on view at the museum through May 26.

Federico Cuatlacuatl: Tiaxcas Intergalácticxs, Topileastronáuticxs

April 6 - May 26, 2024

In experimental film and multimedia installation, Federico Cuatlacuatl explores transborder indigenous Nahua identities. His work envisions indigenous futurity as a means of thinking about history, diasporic legacies, and cultural identities.