How a Children’s Book about Art Took Flight
The artist, the author, and the illustrator behind Roots and Wings: How Shahzia Sikander Became an Artist share the story of its making.
Hanna Barczyk, Amy Novesky, Shahzia Sikander
May 4, 2021
Shahzia Sikander. The Scroll. 1989–90
Spread from Roots and Wings
Art is how we learn to tell stories about our truths and how we negotiate a place in the world for future generations.
Join artist Shahzia Sikander for a virtual presentation and reading of her new children’s book, Roots and Wings: How Shahzia Sikander Became an Artist, as part of our Art Talks series
Dorothea Lange’s Pictures of Children
Find a few ways to learn about Lange and photography, for kids ages six and up.
Apr 24, 2020
Favorite Children’s Books about Art
From childhood favorites to parents’ picks for toddlers or teens, Museum staff share beloved art-themed kid’s books.
Mar 26, 2020