Upcoming Workshop Events

Saturday, February 11, 2023

Child and his caregiver exploring Isamu Noguchi's sculpture 'The Spirit's Flight' in the indoor...

Art for Families
Take a Closer Look

10:30 am–12:30 pm
Families with children ages 5–11 are invited to participate in conversations in the galleries and art-making activities in the studio.
America/New_York 02/11/2023 10:30 AM 02/11/2023 12:30 PM Art for Families
Take a Closer Look
Families with children ages 5–11 are invited to engage in discussions about art in the galleries, and work together or individually to make works of art in the studio.This month, families will take a… The Noguchi Museum

Monday, February 13, 2023

Drawing-from-a-Distance-sketch-by-Luned-Palmer

Drawing from a Distance

7:30 pm–9 pm
Join educator Luned Palmer for this monthly art-making workshop that closely examines scenes from Distance Noguchi. These fixed-perspective films feature spaces in The Noguchi Museum where light shifts and nature actively interacts with sculpture. Learn introductory drawing techniques, and then settle into a flow while creating a long sketch. Reflect on your drawings and discuss the integration between art, space, and time.
America/New_York 02/13/2023 07:30 PM 02/13/2023 09:00 PM Drawing from a Distance Join educator Luned Palmer for this monthly art-making workshop that closely examines scenes from Distance Noguchi. These films feature spaces in The Noguchi Museum captured from a fixed perspective over… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, February 18, 2023

Hands-On participant carving stone in the education studio

Hands-On at Noguchi: Shaping Soft Stone

11 am–5 pm
Explore Isamu Noguchi’s artistic process in the galleries, and then learn how to shape soft stone in the studio using hand tools such as chisels, hammers, and rasps.
America/New_York 02/18/2023 11:00 AM 02/18/2023 05:00 PM Hands-On at Noguchi: Shaping Soft Stone Learn about Isamu Noguchi’s approach to stone through materiality and mark-making. Participants will explore Noguchi’s sculptures in the galleries and apply observed techniques for stone carving in the… The Noguchi Museum
Isamu Noguchi writing Yone Noguchi’s poem Kane ga naru on a blackboard, with a drawing of a temple...

Wordplay

3 pm–4 pm
Explore the words, texts, and archival documents of Isamu Noguchi and use writing as a tool for engaging with Noguchi’s sculptures.
America/New_York 02/18/2023 03:00 PM 02/18/2023 04:00 PM Wordplay Explore the words, texts, and archival documents of Isamu Noguchi and use writing as a tool for engaging with Noguchi’s sculptures. Free with admission; advance registration is not required. The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, February 25, 2023

Person holding a camera looking through the portholes of Noguchi’s Core (Cored Sculpture)

Project Luz | Student Exhibition

1 pm–3 pm
Join us in the education studio for a celebration and exhibition of photographs taken by this year’s participants in Project Luz, a free Spanish-language photography workshop. There will be a Spanish-language tour of In Praise of Caves at 2 pm.
America/New_York 02/25/2023 01:00 PM 02/25/2023 03:00 PM Project Luz | Student Exhibition Join us for a celebration and exhibition of photographs taken by this year’s participants in Project Luz, a free Spanish-language photography workshop. The student exhibition will be in the education… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, March 18, 2023

Isamu Noguchi writing Yone Noguchi’s poem Kane ga naru on a blackboard, with a drawing of a temple...

Wordplay

3 pm–4 pm
Explore the words, texts, and archival documents of Isamu Noguchi and use writing as a tool for engaging with Noguchi’s sculptures.
America/New_York 03/18/2023 03:00 PM 03/18/2023 04:00 PM Wordplay Explore the words, texts, and archival documents of Isamu Noguchi and use writing as a tool for engaging with Noguchi’s sculptures. Free with admission; advance registration is not required. The Noguchi Museum