Events

Saturday, September 26, 2020

A young child working on a collage at The Noguchi Museum

Art for Families Online | Traditions: Old and New

10 am-10:45 am
For families with children ages 5–11. Engage in conversations about art, and then create artwork together using materials found in the home.
America/New_York 09/26/2020 10:00 AM 09/26/2020 10:45 AM Art for Families Online | Traditions: Old and New Materials: newspaper and tapeConnect with family and friends, both near and far, through Art for Families Online. Engage in conversations about art, and then create artwork together using materials found… The Noguchi Museum

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

‘The Well,' a basalt fountain with a flat top and deep round inner well, from which water runs...

Center of Attention: The Well (Variation on a Tsukubai)

2 pm-2:45 pm
Learn about the materials and process used to create Isamu Noguchi’s The Well (1982), and participate in an interpretive conversation led by educator Matthew Capezzuto. Bring a pencil and paper for a short writing or sketching exercise.
America/New_York 09/29/2020 02:00 PM 09/29/2020 02:45 PM Center of Attention: The Well (Variation on a Tsukubai) Center of Attention is an interactive virtual learning program for adults dedicated to a single work of art by Isamu Noguchi. Learn about the materials and process used to create The Well (1982), and… The Noguchi Museum

Friday, October 2, 2020

Red and black marble sculpture 'Downward Pulling #2,' shaped like a coil, sits low to the concrete...

Free First Friday

10 am-5 pm
On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. All visits must be scheduled in advance.
America/New_York 10/02/2020 10:00 AM 10/02/2020 05:00 PM Free First Friday On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. To ensure that we have a limited number of guests visiting at any one time, all visits must be scheduled in advance.New Health & Safety… The Noguchi Museum

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

A visitor sits on an undulating, red steel play sculpture in the Noguchi Museum galleries

Center of Attention: Play Sculpture

8 pm-8:45 pm
Learn about the materials and process used to create Isamu Noguchi’s Play Sculpture (c. 1965, fabricated 2017), and participate in an interpretive conversation led by educator Matthew Capezzuto. Bring a pencil and paper for a short writing or sketching exercise.
America/New_York 10/13/2020 08:00 PM 10/13/2020 08:45 PM Center of Attention: Play Sculpture Center of Attention is an interactive virtual learning program for adults dedicated to a single work of art by Isamu Noguchi. Learn about the materials and process used to create Play Sculpture (c. 1965,… The Noguchi Museum

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Monumental, rust-colored and deep black basalt sculpture 'Brilliance’ stands beneath a triangular...

Virtual Hands-On at Noguchi: Ekphrastic Poems

7:30 pm-9 pm
Learn about the materials and process used to create Isamu Noguchi’s Brilliance (1982), and create an ekphrastic poem with Queens Poet Laureate, Maria Lisella.
America/New_York 10/20/2020 07:30 PM 10/20/2020 09:00 PM Virtual Hands-On at Noguchi: Ekphrastic Poems Spend time virtually exploring Noguchi’s sculpture Brilliance (1982) through a series of close-looking exercises. Then join Queens Poet Laureate, Maria Lisella, recent Academy of American Poets Fellow,… The Noguchi Museum

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

A visitor sits on an undulating, red steel play sculpture in the Noguchi Museum galleries

Center of Attention: Play Sculpture

2 pm-2:45 pm
Learn about the materials and process used to create Isamu Noguchi’s Play Sculpture (c. 1965, fabricated 2017), and participate in an interpretive conversation led by educator Matthew Capezzuto. Bring a pencil and paper for a short writing or sketching exercise.
America/New_York 10/27/2020 02:00 PM 10/27/2020 02:45 PM Center of Attention: Play Sculpture Center of Attention is an interactive virtual learning program for adults dedicated to a single work of art by Isamu Noguchi. Learn about the materials and process used to create Play Sculpture (c. 1965,… The Noguchi Museum

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Isamu Noguchi outdoors at his studio in Japan. He stretches his hand up to touch the center of...

Seen and Unseen: Noguchi’s Gateways

2 pm-3:30 pm
Seen and Unseen is a monthly series of virtual tours for adults who are blind or have low vision, leading participants through interactive experiences with Isamu Noguchi’s art. This month, learn about sculptures Noguchi made inspired by doorways, voids, and portals. RSVP to education@noguchi.org.
America/New_York 10/29/2020 02:00 PM 10/29/2020 03:30 PM Seen and Unseen: Noguchi’s Gateways Seen and Unseen is a monthly series of virtual tours for adults who are blind or have low vision, leading participants through interactive experiences with Isamu Noguchi’s art. Museum educators engage… The Noguchi Museum

Friday, November 6, 2020

Red and black marble sculpture 'Downward Pulling #2,' shaped like a coil, sits low to the concrete...

Free First Friday

10 am-5 pm
On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. All visits must be scheduled in advance.
America/New_York 11/06/2020 10:00 AM 11/06/2020 05:00 PM Free First Friday On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. To ensure that we have a limited number of guests visiting at any one time, all visits must be scheduled in advance.New Health & Safety… The Noguchi Museum

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Black granite sculpture shaped like a low table-top with a bulbous form emerging from the center....

Center of Attention: Planet in Transit #1

8 pm-8:45 pm
Learn about the materials and process used to create Isamu Noguchi’s Planet in Transit #1 (1968–72), and participate in an interpretive conversation led by educator Matthew Capezzuto. Bring a pencil and paper for a short writing or sketching exercise.
America/New_York 11/10/2020 08:00 PM 11/10/2020 08:45 PM Center of Attention: Planet in Transit #1 Center of Attention is an interactive virtual learning program for adults dedicated to a single work of art by Isamu Noguchi. Learn about the materials and process used to create Planet in Transit #1… The Noguchi Museum

Monday, November 16, 2020

The Noguchi Museum Benefit

2020 Benefit and Isamu Noguchi Award

8 pm-10 pm
The Noguchi Museum holds a virtual celebration of the 2020 Isamu Noguchi Award honoring architect Sir David Adjaye and artist Cai Guo-Qiang.
America/New_York 11/16/2020 08:00 PM 11/16/2020 10:00 PM 2020 Benefit and Isamu Noguchi Award The Noguchi Museum holds a virtual celebration of the 2020 Isamu Noguchi Award honoring architect Sir David Adjaye and artist Cai Guo-Qiang—kindred spirits of innovation, global consciousness, and Eastern… The Noguchi Museum

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Black granite sculpture shaped like a low table-top with a bulbous form emerging from the center....

Center of Attention: Planet in Transit #1

2 pm-2:45 pm
Learn about the materials and process used to create Isamu Noguchi’s Planet in Transit #1 (1968–72), and participate in an interpretive conversation led by educator Matthew Capezzuto. Bring a pencil and paper for a short writing or sketching exercise.
America/New_York 11/24/2020 02:00 PM 11/24/2020 02:45 PM Center of Attention: Planet in Transit #1 Center of Attention is an interactive virtual learning program for adults dedicated to a single work of art by Isamu Noguchi. Learn about the materials and process used to create Planet in Transit #1… The Noguchi Museum