Workshop

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, 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

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

Tuesday, September 15, 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)

8 pm-8:45 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 09/15/2020 08:00 PM 09/15/2020 08:45 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

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

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

Center of Attention: Brilliance

2 pm-2:45 pm
Learn about the materials and process used to create Isamu Noguchi’s Brilliance (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 08/25/2020 02:00 PM 08/25/2020 02:45 PM Center of Attention: Brilliance 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 Brilliance (1982), and… The Noguchi Museum

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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

Center of Attention: Brilliance

8 pm-8:30 pm
Learn about the materials and process used to create Isamu Noguchi’s Brilliance (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 08/11/2020 08:00 PM 08/11/2020 08:30 PM Center of Attention: Brilliance 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 Brilliance (1982), and… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, February 8, 2020

Isamu Noguchi and Peter Carlson kneel beside large galvanized steel sculpture, inspecting one of...

Hands-On at Noguchi: Sheet Metal Pendants

1 pm-5 pm
Learn about Isamu Noguchi’s approach to working with metal, then handcraft a pendant in the studio with jewelry designer Marjorie Victor.
America/New_York 02/08/2020 01:00 PM 02/08/2020 05:00 PM Hands-On at Noguchi: Sheet Metal Pendants Isamu Noguchi said, “Industrial process has its own secret nature—its own entropy, its own cycle of birth and dissolution…” Noguchi worked directly with metal, just as he worked directly with stone, to… The Noguchi Museum