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In the Shop: Best Picks for Mother’s Day

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Jenah Barry, Retail Manager of The Shop at Wave Hill, brings to the position the sensibilities of artist and floral designer.  One of the many delights of working at Wave Hill is the truly phenomenal, kind and thoughtful team of…

From The Shop−Jenah’s Notes: The Return to Real Toys

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Jenah Barry, Retail Manager of The Shop at Wave Hill, brings to the position the sensibilities of artist and floral designer.  One of the great pleasures of spring is outdoor play. It is so lovely to watch children run across…

Up in Arms!

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Armor Day was the result of the combined efforts of our Public Programs staff. Armor Day at Wave Hill—February 20, 2016—was sunny and almost balmy, which made for perfect conditions for merrymaking and medieval adventures. Chivalric Life Sydney Van Nort…

Lavender in the Garden Day!

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  Lavender in the Garden Day was such a special one that we couldn’t resist hearing from a number of staff involved in the programs offered over the course of the day: Ilse Murdock, Family Art Project Leader; Justine Spilotros,…

Annual Eco Fair for Earth Day 2014

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Ivy Garcia joined the staff as Family Art Project Assistant Leader in late 2013. Ivy worked as Family Programs Coordinator/Museum Educator at El Museo de Barrio, where she planned and organized interactive programs for families and groups, and as Office…

From The Shop: Staff Picks for the Holidays—Gifts for Children

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Jenah Barry, Retail Manager of The Shop at Wave Hill, brings to the position the sensibilities of artist and floral designer. As a mom, one of my greatest delights is sharing in my daughter’s adventures and her sense of wonder…

Flickr Art Drawn to Nature

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Wave Hill Curatorial Fellow Anna Robinson-Sweet was an integral part of a special, art-filled weekend at Wave Hill this spring. Visitors of all ages experienced Wave Hill’s landscape through drawing at the Drawn to Nature Target Free weekend, April 6…

Family Art Project Makes it to the Hill (Apr 6, 7)

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Isabel Figueroa, Assistant Leader of the Family Art Project, has completed a BFA in photography at St. John’s University and graduated from the General Studies Certificate program at the International Center of Photography. Here, she shares her perspective on a…

Up Pops Spring in the Family Art Project! (Mar 23, 24)

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Isabel Figueroa, Assistant Leader of the Family Art Project, joined Wave Hill in November 2012, after completing a BFA in photography at St. John’s University and graduated from the General Studies Certificate program at the International Center of Photography. During…

A Storybook Cardinal Tree!

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Visual artist Ilse Murdock is the Manager of Wave Hill’s Family Art Project, a free, drop-in program that for more than 20 years has helped connect families with both art and nature.  If you visited Wave Hill’s Family Art Project…