Current Exhibitions
Through August 23, 2020
Through August 23, 2020
Through May 3, 2020

Events

Saturday, February 29, 2020

Dancer performing with rocking chair-like training device by Brendan Fernandes

Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release

1:30 pm-2:30 pm
Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release is activated by dancers interacting with six “training devices” that Fernandes modeled on the Rocking Chair that Isamu Noguchi created for Martha Graham’s Appalachian Spring (1944), as well as Noguchi’s sculptures throughout the installation.
America/New_York 02/29/2020 01:30 PM 02/29/2020 02:30 PM Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release The Noguchi Museum’s collection installation Noguchi: Body-Space Devices is reconfigured as a set for Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release, a performance-based collaboration with artist Brendan Fernandes… The Noguchi Museum
Dancer performing with rocking chair-like training device by Brendan Fernandes

Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release

3 pm-4 pm
Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release is activated by dancers interacting with six “training devices” that Fernandes modeled on the Rocking Chair that Isamu Noguchi created for Martha Graham’s Appalachian Spring (1944), as well as Noguchi’s sculptures throughout the installation.
America/New_York 02/29/2020 03:00 PM 02/29/2020 04:00 PM Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release The Noguchi Museum’s collection installation Noguchi: Body-Space Devices is reconfigured as a set for Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release, a performance-based collaboration with artist Brendan Fernandes… The Noguchi Museum

Sunday, March 1, 2020

Families working with plaster in the education studio

Open Studio: Plaster

11 am-1 pm
Families with children ages 2–11 are invited to explore the galleries and participate in art-making activities in the studio.
America/New_York 03/01/2020 11:00 AM 03/01/2020 01:00 PM Open Studio: Plaster Families with children ages 2–11 are invited to explore the galleries and participate in art-making activities in the studio. No registration is required for this drop-in program, offered the first Sunday… The Noguchi Museum

Friday, March 6, 2020

An educator leads a tour for adults in the Noguchi Museum garden

日本語ツアー (Public Tour in Japanese)

1 pm-2 pm
第一金曜日には日本語ツアーを提供いたします
America/New_York 03/06/2020 01:00 PM 03/06/2020 02:00 PM 日本語ツアー (Public Tour in Japanese) 当館では第一金曜日には日本語でのギャラリーツアーを行っています。イサム・ノグチの生涯や作品を紹介いたします。事前予約や参加費は必要ありません。また、第一金曜日は毎月入館料が無料となります。On Free First Fridays and Second Sundays, the Museum offers a gallery talk in Japanese. Tours are led by Museum… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Child laughing as she makes colorful prints with wood blocks in the Noguchi Museum studio with...

Art for Families | Defiant Art: Break the Rules

10:30 am-12:30 pm
For families with children ages 5-11. Space is limited and advance registration is required.
America/New_York 03/07/2020 10:30 AM 03/07/2020 12:30 PM Art for Families | Defiant Art: Break the Rules Engage with your children in discussions about art in our galleries, and work together or individually to make your own works of art.This program is for families with children ages 5–11. Space is limited… The Noguchi Museum
Dancers performing with rocking chair-like training device by Brendan Fernandes

Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release | Special Tour and Closing Performance

4 pm-5:30 pm
To mark the closing weekend of Contract and Release, artist Brendan Fernandes and Senior Curator Dakin Hart lead an exhibition tour followed by a final performance featuring the full cast of six dancers.
America/New_York 03/07/2020 04:00 PM 03/07/2020 05:30 PM Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release | Special Tour and Closing Performance To mark the closing weekend of Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release, artist Brendan Fernandes and Noguchi Museum Senior Curator Dakin Hart lead an exhibition tour followed by a final performance featuring… The Noguchi Museum

Sunday, March 8, 2020

Young children running and jumping on bubblewrap and cushioned carpet in the Noguchi Museum studio

Art for Tots | Set the Stage: Dance, Dance, Dance

10:30 am-11:45 am
For families with children ages 2-4. Space is limited and advance registration is required.
America/New_York 03/08/2020 10:30 AM 03/08/2020 11:45 AM Art for Tots | Set the Stage: Dance, Dance, Dance Learn strategies for engaging your child during museum visits while exploring art materials and the Noguchi Museum galleries as a family.This program is for families with children ages 2–4. Space is limited… The Noguchi Museum
Plaster model with tall column element, short bird-like element, and human figure for scale

Center of Attention: Composition for Arrivals Building, Idlewild Airport

3:30 pm-4:30 pm
Join a discussion focused on Isamu Noguchi’s Composition for Arrivals Building, Idlewild Airport, 1956.
America/New_York 03/08/2020 03:30 PM 03/08/2020 04:30 PM Center of Attention: Composition for Arrivals Building, Idlewild Airport Join a discussion about Isamu Noguchi’s Composition for Arrivals Building, Idlewild Airport, 1956. Noguchi’s original model for this unrealized project is on view as the centerpiece of Composition for… The Noguchi Museum

Sunday, March 15, 2020

Hands-On participant carving stone in the education studio

Hands-On at Noguchi: Shaping Soft Stone

1 pm-5 pm
Learn about Isamu Noguchi’s artistic process, then explore techniques for carving soft stone in the studio.
America/New_York 03/15/2020 01:00 PM 03/15/2020 05:00 PM Hands-On at Noguchi: Shaping Soft Stone In the mid-1960s Isamu Noguchi began working spontaneously with stone, embracing the unforeseen consequences of his process. He wrote, “Carving follows the possibilities inherent to the stone.” Learn… The Noguchi Museum