Young Artists' Workshop

Light Creations

"monument" on the survival of Mrs. Reppin, 1966
Dan Flavin 
American, 1933-1996
Warm red and white fluorescent light
6-3/4 x 84-1/4 in. (17.1 x 214.0 cm)
Norton Simon Museum, Museum Purchase, Fellows Acquisition Fund
© 2013 Stephen Flavin/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; courtesy of David Zwirner, New York

Light Creations

Date: Saturday, May 11, 2013
Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Educator: Kaileena Flores-Emnace
Type: Young Artists' Workshop

Art educator Kaileena Flores-Emnace leads a discussion of Dan Flavin’s "monument" on the survival of Mrs. Reppin in preparation for an art-making workshop that employs the key elements of Flavin’s work. Experimenting with light and space, students create their own sculpture using unlikely materials.


Meets in Entrance Gallery | The course is free, and space is limited to 20 participants. All materials are provided. This activity is designed for families with children ages 8–12. | Online registration is required. For further information, contact the Education Department at (626) 844-6980.