Museum Of Motherhood
Celebrating The Multicultural Family
WHAT: Who’s Your Mutha? Group Art Exhibition and Gala Auction at the first ever, International Museum Of Motherhood in NYC
WHEN: May 1st, Open to the public 2-5PM. Champagne auction 7-9:30PM, by special invitation. RSVP required.
WHERE: 401 East 84th St. (@1st Ave), lower level, New York, New York
INFO: Available Online: http://www.MOMmuseum.org
WHO: The Museum Of Motherhood (M.O.M.) is a living, breathing, community-centered history, culture and social change museum focused on amplifying the voices and experiences of mothers and families.
WHY: The Museum’s mission is to engage the public in discourse on the subject of mothering, motherhood and images of women’s changing bodies, minds and lives.
FEATURING: Music for the evening event by Stacy Robin, book signing by Ali Smith, Momma Love. View and bid on beautiful and provocative works of art related to motherhood by artists: Ali Smith, Bernice Gordon, Capucine Bourcart, Catarina Bertolotto, Daryl LaVare, Dylan Bocanegra , Ella Dreyfus, Flavia Testa , Helen Hiebert , Helen Knowles, Isabel Bannerman, Isabel Czerwenka-Wenkstetter, Janet Russaek , Jennifer Groeber , Jo Jayson, Leah Piepgras , Nancy Jackson, Noa Shay, Norm Gardner , Rebecca Weiss, Ronni Komarow , Scott Rosen, Signe Yberg, Skye White and Sofia Vassi.
SPONSORS: Local GYMBOREE Franchise owners Debra Whitefield and Barry Hanson, Realityworks” infant simulators & pregnancy vests, Working Mother Magazine, Cabot Cheese, Mad Housewife Wine and Mamapalooza.
M.O.M. is the first and only facility of this kind pioneering new areas of academe in mother studies. The museum highlights gifted mom artists, offers on-going programming for children and adults, and a creative host of conferences, music, theater performances and events. Museum-goers can access pregnancy simulator vests, open play space for babies & toddlers, parenting groups and more, during regular hours.
REGULAR HOURS ARE: Mon-Fri 10-6PM, Saturday Private Rentals, Sun is Family Day 12-5PM