Brooklyn Museum Children's Book Fair
Nov 12, 2016

Brooklyn Museum Children's Book Fair

Giada Crispiels, author of The Wildlife of New York Coloring Book, and Will Lach, authort of Master-Pieces: Flip and Flip Ten Great Works of Art, are attending the Tenth Annual Brooklyn Children's Book Fair at the Brooklyn Museum.

Join Giada and Will for hands-on coloring activities that celebrate the fun of their new books!

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From:   November 12, 2016 - 12:00 PM
To:  November 12, 2016 - 4:00 PM (EST)
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Master-Pieces

Flip and Flop 10 Great Works of Art

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Based on a popular game, Master-Pieces encourages kids to look closely at art, for a fun spin on art appreciation

Mix and match pieces of the world’s greatest artworks—from Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa to Gilbert Stuart’s George Washington—to create new portraits. Flip Flora’s pretty hairstyle on the head of a Kabuki actor. Top Frida Kahlo with the straw hat of Vincent van Gogh.

Printed on heavy board and laminated, Master-Pieces will stand up to the most enthusiastic flipping, at home or in the classroom. Including full images with captions, short descriptions of the works, and artists’ biographies, it features artworks from the world’s most magnificent public collections, from the Metropolitan Museum of Art to the Louvre. With one thousand possible portrait combinations, Master-Pieces will have children looking at art in a whole new way.

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