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Saturday, June 18, 2022

Play Sculpture study model

LIC Springs!

12 pm-5 pm
LIC Springs! is a community block festival, free and open to all ages. Join Noguchi educators there to create your own playground model inspired by the playscapes of Isamu Noguchi.
America/New_York 06/18/2022 12:00 PM 06/18/2022 05:00 PM LIC Springs! LIC Springs! is a community block festival celebrating Long Island City with live music, dance and performances, plus interactive lessons, art, fitness classes, outdoor dining, pop-up activities, games… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Isamu Noguchi with Skyviewing Sculpture model

Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Exploring a “New Nature”

11 am-1 pm
Join Noguchi educator Matthew Capezzuto in a kaleidoscope-building workshop at Socrates Sculpture Park. Examine the ways Noguchi looked to the sky for inspiration, and then creatively reuse discarded materials to make a device that reframes the environment around us. Turn your kaleidoscope toward the Manhattan skyline, and take a fresh look at our place in the universe.
America/New_York 10/15/2022 11:00 AM 10/15/2022 01:00 PM Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Exploring a “New Nature” “The nature of trees and grass is one thing. But there are many degrees of nature. Interstellar spaces are also nature. There is human nature. In the city, you have to have a new nature. Maybe you have… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, September 3, 2022

Lunar light sculpture

Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Exploring a “New Nature”

11 am-1 pm
Join art educator Joe Tokumasu Field at Socrates Sculpture Park to celebrate the moon through a haiku writing workshop inspired by the Japanese Tsukimi Festival. Try a mooncake, listen to koto music, and look at Isamu Noguchi’s lunar sculptures to motivate your writing.
America/New_York 09/03/2022 11:00 AM 09/03/2022 01:00 PM Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Exploring a “New Nature” “To the artist, going to the moon was nothing new. I’ve been up there all the time.” Isamu Noguchi Join art educator Joe Tokumasu Field at Socrates Sculpture Park to celebrate the moon through a haiku… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, August 27, 2022

Shibori dyeing process

Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Exploring a “New Nature”

11 am-1 pm
Join artist Sol Aramendi in a shibori dyeing workshop at nearby Socrates Sculpture Park. Discuss the integration between water and stone, and Japanese culture in Isamu Noguchi’s sculptures to inspire your process. After shibori dyeing, visit the East River to create connections with the water that surrounds us.
America/New_York 08/27/2022 11:00 AM 08/27/2022 01:00 PM Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Exploring a “New Nature” “The nature of trees and grass is one thing. But there are many degrees of nature. Interstellar spaces are also nature. There is human nature. In the city, you have to have a new nature. Maybe you have… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, July 30, 2022

Sumi-e drawing outdoors in Noguchi garden

Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Exploring a “New Nature”

11 am-1 pm
Join Noguchi educator Luned Palmer at nearby Socrates Sculpture Park to make ephemeral works of art using water, stones, and sand, taking inspiration from Isamu Noguchi’s sculptures and the surrounding environment.
America/New_York 07/30/2022 11:00 AM 07/30/2022 01:00 PM Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Exploring a “New Nature” “The nature of trees and grass is one thing. But there are many degrees of nature. Interstellar spaces are also nature. There is human nature. In the city, you have to have a new nature. Maybe you have… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, June 25, 2022

Steel sculpture 'Mountains Forming' outdoors among trees and birds at BBG

Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Exploring a “New Nature”

11 am-1 pm
Join artist Sol Aramendi for a model making workshop at nearby Socrates Sculpture Park. Take inspiration from Isamu Noguchi’s gardens and concepts from Japanese gardens to envision your own urban garden.
America/New_York 06/25/2022 11:00 AM 06/25/2022 01:00 PM Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Exploring a “New Nature” “The nature of trees and grass is one thing. But there are many degrees of nature. Interstellar spaces are also nature. There is human nature. In the city, you have to have a new nature. Maybe you have… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, May 28, 2022

Family program at Socrates Sculpture Park

Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Exploring a “New Nature”

11 am-1 pm
Join Noguchi educator Luned Palmer for a poetry writing workshop at nearby Socrates Sculpture Park. Discuss Isamu Noguchi’s sculptures that integrate technology and nature, and then use the urban and natural surroundings of Socrates Sculpture Park to inspire poetry about a “new nature.”
America/New_York 05/28/2022 11:00 AM 05/28/2022 01:00 PM Socrates x Noguchi Field Guide: Exploring a “New Nature” “The nature of trees and grass is one thing. But there are many degrees of nature. Interstellar spaces are also nature. There is human nature. In the city, you have to have a new nature. Maybe you have… The Noguchi Museum