Online Programs

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

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

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

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

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

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

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Leonie Gilmour, in long white dress, and a Japanese instructor in short white robe and bare feet...

Archives Deep Dive: Léonie Gilmour, A Fiercely Independent Life

1 pm-2 pm
Lisa Yin Zhang, former Curatorial Intern, will present new research on the life, work, and intellectual world of writer and translator Léonie Gilmour (1874–1933), Isamu Noguchi’s mother.
America/New_York 09/24/2020 01:00 PM 09/24/2020 02:00 PM Archives Deep Dive: Léonie Gilmour, A Fiercely Independent Life Lisa Yin Zhang, former Curatorial Intern, will present new research on the life, work, and intellectual world of writer and translator Léonie Gilmour (1874–1933), Isamu Noguchi’s mother. Drawing on recently… The Noguchi Museum
An undulating floor of white tile punctuated by gnarled black river rocks, which appear to levitate,...

Seen and Unseen: Sculpted Spaces

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 Noguchi’s site-specific works and explore the artist’s fascination with space as sculpture itself. RSVP to education@noguchi.org.
America/New_York 09/24/2020 02:00 PM 09/24/2020 03:30 PM Seen and Unseen: Sculpted Spaces 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

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

A young child working on a collage at The Noguchi Museum

Art for Families Online | Traditions: Old and New

4 pm-4:45 pm
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 09/15/2020 04:00 PM 09/15/2020 04:45 PM 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

Sunday, September 13, 2020

A young child working on a collage at The Noguchi Museum

家族でアート オンラインクラス 日本語

10 am-10:45 am
子供(5−11歳)の子供とその家族、最初にアートについて会話をして その後 家にある材料で家族でアートを作ります。
America/New_York 09/13/2020 10:00 AM 09/13/2020 10:45 AM 家族でアート オンラインクラス 日本語 アートの材料を体験する:よ〜く聞いて、答えてみよう。 材料:トイレットペーパー、お水、ワックスペーパー(テーブルを水から保護する為、他の物でも代用可)、紙2枚、エンピツ「家族でアート」のオンラインクラスを通じて近くや遠くの家族、友達と繋がりましょう。最初にノグチのアートについて皆で会話をして その後に家にある身近な材料でアートを一緒に作ります。5歳から11歳までの子供とお父さん、お母さんを対象にした45分のプログラムです。子供だけでなくお父さんお母さんも参加して一緒に会話をしアートを作りましょう。クラスはZoomで行われます。クラスの参加費は、1家族につき$5です。 ノグチミュージアムの会員、クールカルチャーの会員は、無料です。参加者は、コンピューター、スマートフォン、インターネットと接続したカメラ機能付きタブレット等が必要です。ノグチミュージアム会員用 申し込みクールカルチャー用 申し込み The Noguchi Museum