Current Exhibitions

Toshiko Takaezu
Exhibition

Toshiko Takaezu: Worlds Within

Through July 28, 2024

Thursday, June 13, 2024

Hands holding one of Toshiko Takaezu’s closed forms with colorful flowers in background

Seen and Unseen: Sound, Color, Texture

2:30 pm–4 pm
Designed for adults who are blind or have low vision, Seen and Unseen is a series of free virtual tours that illuminate Isamu Noguchi’s art through verbal description and engaging conversation. RSVP to education@noguchi.org.
America/New_York 06/13/2024 02:30 PM 06/13/2024 04:00 PM Seen and Unseen: Sound, Color, Texture Designed for adults who are blind or have low vision, Seen and Unseen is a series of free virtual tours that illuminate Isamu Noguchi’s art through verbal description and engaging conversation. This month,… The Noguchi Museum

Friday, June 14, 2024

Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company

Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company: Landscapes

11:30 am–12 pm
Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company premieres a site-specific choreographed work titled Landscapes, a suite of solos and duets inspired by the form, texture, and colors of Toshiko Takaezu’s glazed ceramic forms. The performance takes place in the indoor-outdoor gallery, Area 1.
America/New_York 06/14/2024 11:30 AM 06/14/2024 12:00 PM Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company: Landscapes Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company (DTSBDC) will premiere a site-specific choreographed work titled Landscapes in the indoor-outdoor gallery Area 1. Landscapes is a tribute to the artist Toshiko Takaezu… The Noguchi Museum
Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company

Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company: Landscapes

1 pm–1:30 pm
Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company premieres a site-specific choreographed work titled Landscapes, a suite of solos and duets inspired by the form, texture, and colors of Toshiko Takaezu’s glazed ceramic forms. The performance takes place in the indoor-outdoor gallery, Area 1.
America/New_York 06/14/2024 01:00 PM 06/14/2024 01:30 PM Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company: Landscapes Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company (DTSBDC) will premiere a site-specific choreographed work titled Landscapes in the indoor-outdoor gallery Area 1. Landscapes is a tribute to the artist Toshiko Takaezu… The Noguchi Museum
Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company

Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company: Landscapes

2:30 pm–3 pm
Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company premieres a site-specific choreographed work titled Landscapes, a suite of solos and duets inspired by the form, texture, and colors of Toshiko Takaezu’s glazed ceramic forms. The performance takes place in the indoor-outdoor gallery, Area 1.
America/New_York 06/14/2024 02:30 PM 06/14/2024 03:00 PM Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company: Landscapes Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company (DTSBDC) will premiere a site-specific choreographed work titled Landscapes in the indoor-outdoor gallery Area 1. Landscapes is a tribute to the artist Toshiko Takaezu… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, June 15, 2024

Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company

Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company: Landscapes

11:30 am–12 pm
Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company premieres a site-specific choreographed work titled Landscapes, a suite of solos and duets inspired by the form, texture, and colors of Toshiko Takaezu’s glazed ceramic forms. The performance takes place in the indoor-outdoor gallery, Area 1.
America/New_York 06/15/2024 11:30 AM 06/15/2024 12:00 PM Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company: Landscapes Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company (DTSBDC) will premiere a site-specific choreographed work titled Landscapes in the indoor-outdoor gallery Area 1. Landscapes is a tribute to the artist Toshiko Takaezu… The Noguchi Museum
Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company

Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company: Landscapes

1 pm–1:30 pm
Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company premieres a site-specific choreographed work titled Landscapes, a suite of solos and duets inspired by the form, texture, and colors of Toshiko Takaezu’s glazed ceramic forms. The performance takes place in the indoor-outdoor gallery, Area 1.
America/New_York 06/15/2024 01:00 PM 06/15/2024 01:30 PM Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company: Landscapes Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company (DTSBDC) will premiere a site-specific choreographed work titled Landscapes in the indoor-outdoor gallery Area 1. Landscapes is a tribute to the artist Toshiko Takaezu… The Noguchi Museum
Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company

Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company: Landscapes

2:30 pm–3 pm
Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company premieres a site-specific choreographed work titled Landscapes, a suite of solos and duets inspired by the form, texture, and colors of Toshiko Takaezu’s glazed ceramic forms. The performance takes place in the indoor-outdoor gallery, Area 1.
America/New_York 06/15/2024 02:30 PM 06/15/2024 03:00 PM Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company: Landscapes Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company (DTSBDC) will premiere a site-specific choreographed work titled Landscapes in the indoor-outdoor gallery Area 1. Landscapes is a tribute to the artist Toshiko Takaezu… The Noguchi Museum

Sunday, June 16, 2024

Noguchi educator sounding bronze Bell by Toshiko Takaezu

Family Workshop with Leilehua Lanzilotti

10:30 am–12 pm
In honor of Toshiko Takaezu’s 102nd birthday, composer and multimedia artist Leilehua Lanzilotti joins us for a special family art making workshop inspired by Takaezu’s ceramic closed forms.
America/New_York 06/16/2024 10:30 AM 06/16/2024 12:00 PM Family Workshop with Leilehua Lanzilotti In honor of Toshiko Takaezu’s 102nd birthday, Leilehua Lanzilotti, composer, multimedia artist, and co-curator of Toshiko Takaezu: Worlds Within, joins us for a special family art-making workshop inspired… The Noguchi Museum

Monday, June 17, 2024

Drawing-from-a-Distance-sketch-by-Luned-Palmer

Drawing from a Distance

7:30 pm–9 pm
Join us on Zoom for a free drawing workshop based around extended films of The Noguchi Museum’s spaces. Learn introductory drawing techniques, and settle into a flow creating a long sketch. Reflect on your drawings and discuss the integration between art, space, and time.
America/New_York 06/17/2024 07:30 PM 06/17/2024 09:00 PM Drawing from a Distance Join us on Zoom for a free drawing workshop based around extended films of The Noguchi Museum’s spaces. Learn introductory drawing techniques, and settle into a flow creating a long sketch. Reflect on… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, June 22, 2024

Child painting in the Education Studio

Open Studio: Mother Earth

11 am–2 pm
Families with children of all ages are invited to consider art in connection to the shapes and colors of the earth, sky, stars, and moon and create paintings inspired by Toshiko Takaezu: Worlds Within. Advance registration is not required.
America/New_York 06/22/2024 11:00 AM 06/22/2024 02:00 PM Open Studio: Mother Earth Families with children of all ages are invited to consider art in connection to the shapes and colors of the earth, sky, stars, and moon and create paintings inspired by Toshiko Takaezu: Worlds Within.… The Noguchi Museum
Workshop participant at Socrates Sculpture Park looking out at the East River

Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Cleansing: Water as Material

11 am–1 pm
Join Noguchi Educator Luned Palmer at Socrates Sculpture Park for a workshop experimenting with methods of water collection, inspired by Isamu Noguchi’s love affair with Japanese tsukubai (water basins) and water as material. Free; all ages are welcome. Pre-registration is recommended.
America/New_York 06/22/2024 11:00 AM 06/22/2024 01:00 PM Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Cleansing: Water as Material Connect with nature through a series of experimental art-making workshops led by Noguchi Educators at nearby Socrates Sculpture Park. These workshops are free and open to all ages. Children under the… The Noguchi Museum
Japanese language tour

日本語でのツアー
Museum Tour in Japanese

3 pm–4 pm
日本語での会話型ツアーにご参加ください。Join us for a conversational tour of the Museum in Japanese.
America/New_York 06/22/2024 03:00 PM 06/22/2024 04:00 PM 日本語でのツアー
Museum Tour in Japanese
土曜日の3時から日本語でのツアーを実施します。ツアーは会話型で美術館の常設展、特別展の中から選ばれた数点の作品に焦点を当てて、イサム・ノグチの生涯、作品観について探索します。ノグチ自身が来館者の観点から作品見ることに興味があったことを踏まえて、参加者は自身の所見や解釈を共有し、会話に参加することが勧められます。Public tours in Japanese take place on select… The Noguchi Museum

Wednesday, June 26, 2024

Tea workshop with Sol Aramendi

Arte en el Noguchi: Agua Florida

10 am–12 pm
Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi.
America/New_York 06/26/2024 10:00 AM 06/26/2024 12:00 PM Arte en el Noguchi: Agua Florida Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi. Pasaremos tiempo… The Noguchi Museum
Installation view, Toshiko Takaezu: Worlds Within, with works from the Star Series

Members’ Tour of Toshiko Takaezu: Worlds Within

6:30 pm–7:30 pm
Current members are invited to join Curatorial Project Assistant Natalie Ginsberg for a guided tour of Toshiko Takaezu: Worlds Within.
America/New_York 06/26/2024 06:30 PM 06/26/2024 07:30 PM Members’ Tour of Toshiko Takaezu: Worlds Within Current members are invited to join Curatorial Project Assistant Natalie Ginsberg for a guided tour of Toshiko Takaezu: Worlds Within. Refreshments will be served. Members may RSVP to membership@noguchi.org. Not… The Noguchi Museum

Wednesday, July 3, 2024

Tea workshop with Sol Aramendi

Arte en el Noguchi: Té de hierbas y almohadita aromática

10 am–12 pm
Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi.
America/New_York 07/03/2024 10:00 AM 07/03/2024 12:00 PM Arte en el Noguchi: Té de hierbas y almohadita aromática Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi. Pasaremos tiempo… The Noguchi Museum

Friday, July 5, 2024

Isamu Noguchi, The Sun at Noon, 1969

Free First Friday

11 am–8 pm
On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. Advance reservations are highly recommended.
America/New_York 07/05/2024 11:00 AM 07/05/2024 08:00 PM Free First Friday On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. From May through September, the Museum is open with extended hours until 8 pm on Free First Fridays.Advance reservations are highly recommended.… The Noguchi Museum

Wednesday, July 10, 2024

Tea workshop with Sol Aramendi

Arte en el Noguchi: Chimichurri y Yerba Mate

10 am–12 pm
Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi.
America/New_York 07/10/2024 10:00 AM 07/10/2024 12:00 PM Arte en el Noguchi: Chimichurri y Yerba Mate Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi. Pasaremos tiempo… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, July 13, 2024

Weavings by Jacqueline Qiu depicting abstract cityscapes

Community Day

11 am–6 pm
Museum admission is free all day with art making activities in celebration of the Open Call for Artists Banners project.
America/New_York 07/13/2024 11:00 AM 07/13/2024 06:00 PM Community Day On second Saturdays in summer 2024, join us for free admission days with special programming to celebrate “love and labor” and solidarity with the AANHPI community. Advance reservations are recommended;… The Noguchi Museum

Sunday, July 14, 2024

Kamran Sadeghi 1 1

Bang on a Can Music Series: Kamran Sadeghi

3:30 pm–4:30 pm
Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum present a monthly series of live performances in the Museum’s first floor galleries.
America/New_York 07/14/2024 03:30 PM 07/14/2024 04:30 PM Bang on a Can Music Series: Kamran Sadeghi Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum present a monthly series of live performances in the Museum’s first floor galleries. The Noguchi Museum

Wednesday, July 17, 2024

Acuarela / Watercolor

Arte en el Noguchi: Acuarelas

10 am–12 pm
Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi.
America/New_York 07/17/2024 10:00 AM 07/17/2024 12:00 PM Arte en el Noguchi: Acuarelas Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi. Pasaremos tiempo… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, July 20, 2024

Colorful patterned textiles with embroidery stitching

Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Mending: Making Stories Visible

11 am–1 pm
Join Noguchi Educator Joseph Tokumasu Field at Socrates Sculpture Park for a workshop experimenting with mending practices such as darning, patch-making, and sashiko stitching. Free; all ages are welcome. Pre-registration is recommended.
America/New_York 07/20/2024 11:00 AM 07/20/2024 01:00 PM Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Mending: Making Stories Visible Connect with nature through a series of experimental art-making workshops led by Noguchi Educators at nearby Socrates Sculpture Park. These workshops are free and open to all ages. Children under the… The Noguchi Museum

Sunday, July 21, 2024

Toshiko Takaezu, Gaea (Earth Mother)

Curator’s Tour of Toshiko Takaezu: Worlds Within

11:30 am–12:30 pm
Join Kate Wiener, Noguchi Museum Curator, for a tour of Toshiko Takaezu: Worlds Within. Advance registration is not required.
America/New_York 07/21/2024 11:30 AM 07/21/2024 12:30 PM Curator’s Tour of Toshiko Takaezu: Worlds Within Join Kate Wiener, Noguchi Museum Curator, for a tour of the exhibition Toshiko Takaezu: Worlds Within. Advance registration is not required. The tour will meet on the second floor in Area 11. The Noguchi Museum

Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Costura / Quilting

Arte en el Noguchi: Telar

10 am–12 pm
Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi.
America/New_York 07/24/2024 10:00 AM 07/24/2024 12:00 PM Arte en el Noguchi: Telar Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi. Pasaremos tiempo… The Noguchi Museum

Wednesday, July 31, 2024

Person holding a camera looking through the portholes of Noguchi’s Core (Cored Sculpture)

Arte en el Noguchi: Fotografía de naturaleza

10 am–12 pm
Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi.
America/New_York 07/31/2024 10:00 AM 07/31/2024 12:00 PM Arte en el Noguchi: Fotografía de naturaleza Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi. Pasaremos tiempo… The Noguchi Museum

Friday, August 2, 2024

Isamu Noguchi, The Sun at Noon, 1969

Free First Friday

11 am–8 pm
On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. Advance reservations are highly recommended.
America/New_York 08/02/2024 11:00 AM 08/02/2024 08:00 PM Free First Friday On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. From May through September, the Museum is open with extended hours until 8 pm on Free First Fridays.Advance reservations are highly recommended.… The Noguchi Museum

Wednesday, August 7, 2024

Cyanotypes

Arte en el Noguchi: Cianotipo

10 am–12 pm
Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi.
America/New_York 08/07/2024 10:00 AM 08/07/2024 12:00 PM Arte en el Noguchi: Cianotipo Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi. Pasaremos tiempo… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, August 10, 2024

Illustrations by Derek Zheng

Community Day

11 am–6 pm
Museum admission is free all day with art making activities in celebration of the Open Call for Artists Banners project.
America/New_York 08/10/2024 11:00 AM 08/10/2024 06:00 PM Community Day On second Saturdays in summer 2024, join us for free admission days with special programming to celebrate “love and labor” and solidarity with the AANHPI community. Advance reservations are recommended;… The Noguchi Museum

Sunday, August 11, 2024

Mei Semones

Bang on a Can Music Series: Mei Semones

3:30 pm–4:30 pm
Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum present a monthly series of live performances in the Museum’s first floor galleries.
America/New_York 08/11/2024 03:30 PM 08/11/2024 04:30 PM Bang on a Can Music Series: Mei Semones Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum present a monthly series of live performances in the Museum’s first floor galleries. The Noguchi Museum

Wednesday, August 14, 2024

Red mushroom surrounded by green moss

Arte en el Noguchi: Hongosto

10 am–12 pm
Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi.
America/New_York 08/14/2024 10:00 AM 08/14/2024 12:00 PM Arte en el Noguchi: Hongosto Les esperamos los miércoles por la mañana durante el verano, para disfrutar una serie de talleres gratuitos de arte en español para toda la familia dirigidos por la artista Sol Aramendi. Pasaremos tiempo… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, August 24, 2024

Workshop participant making collage from patterned papers

Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Upcycling: Potential of Paper

11 am–1 pm
Join Noguchi Educator Joseph Tokumasu Field at Socrates Sculpture Park for a workshop exploring the possibilities of mulberry paper. Participants will create a traditional Japanese Uchiwa fan from upcycled materials and engage with Isamu Noguchi's ideas about functionality and sustainable practices. Free; all ages are welcome. Pre-registration is recommended.
America/New_York 08/24/2024 11:00 AM 08/24/2024 01:00 PM Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Upcycling: Potential of Paper Connect with nature through a series of experimental art-making workshops led by Noguchi Educators at nearby Socrates Sculpture Park. These workshops are free and open to all ages. Children under the… The Noguchi Museum

Sunday, September 8, 2024

Alex Zhang Hungtai

Bang on a Can Music Series: Alex Zhang Hungtai

3:30 pm–4:30 pm
Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum present a monthly series of live performances in the Museum’s first floor galleries.
America/New_York 09/08/2024 03:30 PM 09/08/2024 04:30 PM Bang on a Can Music Series: Alex Zhang Hungtai Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum present a monthly series of live performances in the Museum’s first floor galleries. The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, September 21, 2024

Workshop with shiitake mushrooms

Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Connections: Mycelium

11 am–1 pm
Join Noguchi Educator Sol Aramendi at Socrates Sculpture Park for a workshop creating drawings and prints with mushrooms. Free; all ages are welcome. Pre-registration is recommended.
America/New_York 09/21/2024 11:00 AM 09/21/2024 01:00 PM Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Connections: Mycelium Connect with nature through a series of experimental art-making workshops led by Noguchi Educators at nearby Socrates Sculpture Park. These workshops are free and open to all ages. Children under the… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, October 12, 2024

Workshop at Socrates Sculpture Park

Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Ritual: Fire as Material

11 am–1 pm
Join Noguchi Educator Luned Palmer at Socrates Sculpture Park for a workshop to explore the theme of light and shadow in Isamu Noguchi’s work and create experimental drawings with charcoal residue left behind by a bonfire. Free; all ages are welcome. Pre-registration is recommended.
America/New_York 10/12/2024 11:00 AM 10/12/2024 01:00 PM Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Ritual: Fire as Material Connect with nature through a series of experimental art-making workshops led by Noguchi Educators at nearby Socrates Sculpture Park. These workshops are free and open to all ages. Children under the… The Noguchi Museum