CMA Collection and Exhibitions

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CMA provides art therapy trained facilitators to use the arts to repair bonds and communication among families navigating the child welfare system.


CMA provides teaching artists with a social justice practice to lead arts education programs to children living in transitional housing.


CMA partners with service organizations to provide culturally-informed art practitioners to support families experiencing hardship for social-emotional empowerment.

Cultural Festival Series

CMA partners with cultural organizations to provide monthly performances and art workshops to celebrate the cultural diversity of families in NYC.

Free Arts & Outposts

CMA offers free family art experiences throughout NYC including Governors Island

Group Visits

Group Visits to CMA allow schools and camps to experience a personalized museum visit led by CMA Teaching Artists. Visits incorporate inquiry-based learning and give students the opportunity to both view and make art.

CMA in Schools

CMA’s school partnerships (Pre-K – 12th Grade), are led by professional teaching artists. The museum works hand-in-hand with schools to integrate the arts in classrooms, using project-based learning to creatively bridge disciplines.

Professional Development

CMA provides hands-on professional development workshops for administrators, educators, parents, and caregivers.

Accessible Art Programs

Free weekend art classes, tours and camp for children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder and those with Physical Disabilities and their families.

Art for All Community Program

CMA’s Art for All initiative provides any child with a disability and their caregiver free admission to the museum during general public hours.

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A World with Peace Jerry Manqual Age 12 USA

Untitled Dada Sorlina and Maida Canbegovic Ages 7 and 4

Andres Bonifacio Elementary School Rhyz Leo T

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Untitled Guy Hemlock Age 10 USA

Black Water and White Leyla Denton Candew

Untitled Nicole Brunner

Cassie Shenandoah Age 10 USA

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Coleman Sarah Age 7

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