Talks

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

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

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

Saturday, February 1, 2020

Training device by Brendan Fernandes, an abstract wooden rocking chair inspired by Isamu Noguchi’s...

Center of Attention: Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release

3 pm-4 pm
Join a museum educator in the galleries and discuss the Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release performance as it takes place.
America/New_York 02/01/2020 03:00 PM 02/01/2020 04:00 PM Center of Attention: Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release Visitors are invited to join a discussion focused on the Brendan Fernandes: Contract and Release performance. Join a museum educator in the galleries and discuss the performance as it takes place. Free… The Noguchi Museum

Sunday, January 12, 2020

Bronze abstract rocking chair

Center of Attention: Rocking Chair

3:30 pm-4:30 pm
Join an extended conversation on Isamu Noguchi’s Rocking Chair for Martha Graham’s Appalachian Spring (1944, cast 1985).
America/New_York 01/12/2020 03:30 PM 01/12/2020 04:30 PM Center of Attention: Rocking Chair Join an extended conversation on Isamu Noguchi’s Rocking Chair for Martha Graham’s Appalachian Spring (1944, cast 1985), featured in the exhibition Noguchi: Body–Space Devices (on view through May 3,… The Noguchi Museum

Sunday, December 8, 2019

Archival photograph of Isamu Noguchi holding models of play equipment with plaster model for Contoured...

Center of Attention

3:30 pm-4:30 pm
Join an extended conversation on Isamu Noguchi’s Contoured Playground (1941).
America/New_York 12/08/2019 03:30 PM 12/08/2019 04:30 PM Center of Attention Join an extended conversation on Isamu Noguchi’s Contoured Playground (1941), as featured in the special exhibition In Search of Contoured Playground (on view through February 2, 2020). Advance registration… The Noguchi Museum

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Handcarved comb made from striated wood

Noguchi Talks: Villa Kujoyama presents Marion Delarue and François-Xavier Richard

6 pm-8 pm
In this talk co-organized with Villa Kujoyama and The Cultural Services of the French Embassy, designers Marion Delarue and François-Xavier Richard discuss their ongoing experimentation with Japanese craft techniques that informed projects realized during residencies at Villa Kujoyama in Kyoto.
America/New_York 11/26/2019 06:00 PM 11/26/2019 08:00 PM Noguchi Talks: Villa Kujoyama presents Marion Delarue and François-Xavier Richard Join us for a conversation co-organized with Villa Kujoyama and The Cultural Services of the French Embassy, featuring contemporary jewelry designer Marion Delarue and artist-designer François-Xavier… The Noguchi Museum

Sunday, November 10, 2019

Area 7 of The Noguchi Museum, with tall striped marble sculpture The Spirit's Flight in center

Center of Attention

3:30 pm-4:30 pm
Join an extended conversation on Isamu Noguchi’s sculpture The Spirit’s Flight (1969).
America/New_York 11/10/2019 03:30 PM 11/10/2019 04:30 PM Center of Attention Join an extended conversation on Isamu Noguchi’s marble sculpture The Spirit’s Flight (1969; center). No advance registration required. The Noguchi Museum

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Stone and metal sculptures by Isamu Noguchi on view in The Noguchi Museum’s second floor gallery

Open House New York

11 am-6 pm
As part of Open House New York (OHNY) weekend, admission to the Museum is free on October 19–20, with a public tour at 2 pm and curator-led tour at 3 pm. Each October, this citywide event unlocks the doors of New York’s most architecturally significant buildings, offering an opportunity to meet the people who design, build, and preserve New York.
America/New_York 10/20/2019 11:00 AM 10/20/2019 06:00 PM Open House New York As part of Open House New York (OHNY) weekend, admission to the Museum is free all day October 19–20, with special programming offered. Each October, this citywide event unlocks the doors of New York’s… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Stone and metal sculptures by Isamu Noguchi on view in The Noguchi Museum’s second floor gallery

Open House New York

11 am-6 pm
As part of Open House New York (OHNY) weekend, admission to the Museum is free on October 19–20, with a public tour at 2 pm and curator-led tour at 3 pm. Each October, this citywide event unlocks the doors of New York’s most architecturally significant buildings, offering an opportunity to meet the people who design, build, and preserve New York.
America/New_York 10/19/2019 11:00 AM 10/19/2019 06:00 PM Open House New York As part of Open House New York (OHNY) weekend, admission to the Museum is free all day October 19–20, with special programming offered. Each October, this citywide event unlocks the doors of New York’s… The Noguchi Museum