Workshop

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Isamu Noguchi sits at his Cyclone Table below a large ceiling Akari light sculpture in his factory...

Project Luz 2021: Interiores Domésticos

10:30 am-12 pm
El Museo Noguchi, junto a Project Luz, ofrece un taller gratuito de fotografía en español para adultos (mayores de 16 años) de todos los niveles. La artista Sol Aramendi, fundadora de Project Luz, guiará a los estudiantes en técnicas de fotografía básica y composición de imágenes.
Futura stands holding his hand-painted Akari 35N horizontally. The triangular edges of the tall,...

Center of Attention: Akari 35N

2 pm-2:45 pm
Join educator Matthew Capezzuto for a participatory conversation about how FUTURA2000 customized Isamu Noguchi’s Akari 35N light sculpture (on view in the exhibition Futura Akari). Bring a pencil and paper for a short writing or sketching exercise.
America/New_York 01/26/2021 02:00 PM 01/26/2021 02:45 PM Center of Attention: Akari 35N Center of Attention is an interactive virtual learning program for adults dedicated to a single work of art. Join educator Matthew Capezzuto for a participatory conversation about how Lenny McGurr (FUTURA2000)… The Noguchi Museum

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Isamu Noguchi, The Sun at Noon, 1969

Center of Attention: Sun at Noon

2 pm-2:45 pm
Learn about the materials and process used to create Isamu Noguchi’s Sun at Noon (1969), and participate in an interpretive conversation led by educator Matthew Capezzuto. Bring a pencil and paper for a short writing or sketching exercise.

Monday, December 14, 2020

Book cover with red geodesic globe with green foliage at top. Title Synergetic Stew — Explorations...

Virtual Hands-On at Noguchi: Making Synergetic Stew

7:30 pm-9 pm
Join educator Luned Palmer in exploring Isamu Noguchi’s portrait of Buckminster Fuller. Then, learn about Synergetic Stew: Explorations in Dymaxion Dining, a cookbook created for Fuller on his 86th birthday with contributions by his friends, including Noguchi.

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Isamu Noguchi peeking through a round hole in Variation on a Milstone, a vertical round granite...

Center of Attention: Variation on a Millstone #2

2 pm-2:45 pm
Learn about the materials and process used to create Isamu Noguchi’s Variation on a Millstone #2 (1962), 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 02/23/2021 02:00 PM 02/23/2021 02:45 PM Center of Attention: Variation on a Millstone #2 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 Variation on a Millstone… The Noguchi Museum

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

Isamu Noguchi peeking through a round hole in Variation on a Milstone, a vertical round granite...

Center of Attention: Variation on a Millstone #2

8 pm-8:45 pm
Learn about the materials and process used to create Isamu Noguchi’s Variation on a Millstone #2 (1962), 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 02/09/2021 08:00 PM 02/09/2021 08:45 PM Center of Attention: Variation on a Millstone #2 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 Variation on a Millstone… The Noguchi Museum

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Futura stands holding his hand-painted Akari 35N horizontally. The triangular edges of the tall,...

Center of Attention: Akari 35N

8 pm-8:45 pm
Join educator Matthew Capezzuto for a participatory conversation about how FUTURA2000 customized Isamu Noguchi’s Akari 35N light sculpture (on view in the exhibition Futura Akari). Bring a pencil and paper for a short writing or sketching exercise.

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Isamu Noguchi, The Sun at Noon, 1969

Center of Attention: Sun at Noon

8 pm-8:45 pm
Learn about the materials and process used to create Isamu Noguchi’s Sun at Noon (1969), and participate in an interpretive conversation led by educator Matthew Capezzuto. Bring a pencil and paper for a short writing or sketching exercise.

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

A portrait bust in light-colored, rough-hewn terra-cotta depicting Leonie Gilmour, Isamu Noguchi’s...

Virtual Hands-On at Noguchi: Drawings of Caregivers

7:30 pm-9 pm
Caregivers are playing important roles these days. Join teaching artist Luned Palmer and scholar Lisa Yin Zhang to learn more about Isamu Noguchi’s primary caregiver, his mother Léonie Gilmour. Then, learn techniques for drawing from a photograph to illustrate the caregiver you’re most grateful for in your life.

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.