Events

Friday, February 3, 2023

Isamu Noguchi, The Sun at Noon, 1969

Free First Friday

11 am–6 pm
On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. Advance reservations are highly recommended.
America/New_York 02/03/2023 11:00 AM 02/03/2023 06:00 PM Free First Friday On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. Advance reservations are highly recommended.Tickets for Free First Friday are released two weeks before each date. Please contact tickets@noguchi.org… The Noguchi Museum
Stoneware elements tied to a vertical wood pole with hemp cord, resembling a monumental centipede

Center of Attention:
Even the Centipede

3:30 pm–4:30 pm
Join an extended conversation about Isamu Noguchi’s sculpture Even the Centipede (1952), featured in Noguchi Subscapes on the second floor.
America/New_York 02/03/2023 03:30 PM 02/03/2023 04:30 PM Center of Attention:
Even the Centipede
Join an extended conversation about Isamu Noguchi’s monumental ceramic sculpture Even the Centipede (1952), featured in the exhibition Noguchi Subscapes on the second floor.Free, as part of Free First… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, February 4, 2023

Ceramic snake sculpture, a green snake coiled around a wooden pole

Open Studio

11 am–4 pm
Families with children ages 2–11 are invited to explore artworks in the galleries and participate in art-making activities inspired by Lunar New Year in the education studio.
America/New_York 02/04/2023 11:00 AM 02/04/2023 04:00 PM Open Studio Families with children ages 2–11 are invited to explore artworks by Isamu Noguchi in the galleries and participate in art-making activities inspired by Lunar New Year in the lower-level education studio.… The Noguchi Museum

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
An educator leads a tour for adults in the Noguchi Museum garden

日本語でのツアー (Museum Tour in Japanese)

3 pm–4 pm
日本語での会話型ツアーにご参加ください。Join us for a conversational tour of the Museum in Japanese.
America/New_York 02/11/2023 03:00 PM 02/11/2023 04:00 PM 日本語でのツアー (Museum Tour in Japanese) 第2土曜日の3時から日本語でのツアーを実施いたします。ツアーは無料(入館料は別途)、事前登録は不要です。ツアーは会話型で美術館の常設展、特別展の中から選ばれた数点の作品に焦点を当てて、イサム・ノグチの生涯、作品観について探索します。ノグチ自身が来館者の観点から作品見ることに興味があったことを踏まえて、参加者は自身の所見や解釈を共有し、会話に参加することが勧められます。Public tours in… 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

Wednesday, February 15, 2023

Visitors on the outdoor staircase looking out over the Noguchi Museum garden

Tour Público (Museum Tour in Spanish)

1 pm–2 pm
Los tours públicos del museo en español ocurren en algunos miércoles de cada mes a las 1 pm. Join us for a conversational tour of the Museum in Spanish, on third Wednesdays at 1 pm.
America/New_York 02/15/2023 01:00 PM 02/15/2023 02:00 PM Tour Público (Museum Tour in Spanish) Los tours públicos del museo en español ocurren el tercer miércoles de cada mes a las 1 pm. Cada tour está limitado a diez participantes, por orden de llegada.  Los recorridos del museo son conversacional… 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

Sunday, February 19, 2023

Skeletal sculpture made from precariously balanced and delicately interlocking pieces of carved...

Day of Remembrance

11 am–6 pm
On this day, we honor the experiences and memories of Japanese American communities affected by the WWII incarceration and its legacy, and reflect on lessons that this grave injustice holds for us today. Museum admission is free. At 3 pm, artist Maya Jeffereis and members of the community will lead a durational reading of Isamu Noguchi’s 1942 essay “I Become a Nisei.” A conversation about the text will follow the reading.
America/New_York 02/19/2023 11:00 AM 02/19/2023 06:00 PM Day of Remembrance On the Day of Remembrance, February 19, we honor the experiences and memories of Japanese American communities affected by the World War II incarceration and its legacy, and reflect on lessons that this… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, February 25, 2023

Massive, colorful mosaic serpent among Noguchi’s basalt sculptures

Open Studio: Gallery Kit

11 am–1 pm
Visitors of all ages are invited to pick up art materials from our educators and explore the exhibition In Praise of Caves during its closing weekend.
America/New_York 02/25/2023 11:00 AM 02/25/2023 01:00 PM Open Studio: Gallery Kit Visitors of all ages are invited to pick up art materials from our educators and explore the exhibition In Praise of Caves during its closing weekend. Free with admission; no registration is required.  The Noguchi Museum
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

Friday, March 3, 2023

Isamu Noguchi, The Sun at Noon, 1969

Free First Friday

11 am–6 pm
On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. Advance reservations are highly recommended.
America/New_York 03/03/2023 11:00 AM 03/03/2023 06:00 PM Free First Friday On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. Advance reservations are highly recommended.Tickets for Free First Friday are released two weeks before each date. Please contact tickets@noguchi.org… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, March 11, 2023

An educator leads a tour for adults in the Noguchi Museum garden

日本語でのツアー (Museum Tour in Japanese)

3 pm–4 pm
日本語での会話型ツアーにご参加ください。Join us for a conversational tour of the Museum in Japanese.
America/New_York 03/11/2023 03:00 PM 03/11/2023 04:00 PM 日本語でのツアー (Museum Tour in Japanese) 第2土曜日の3時から日本語でのツアーを実施いたします。ツアーは無料(入館料は別途)、事前登録は不要です。ツアーは会話型で美術館の常設展、特別展の中から選ばれた数点の作品に焦点を当てて、イサム・ノグチの生涯、作品観について探索します。ノグチ自身が来館者の観点から作品見ることに興味があったことを踏まえて、参加者は自身の所見や解釈を共有し、会話に参加することが勧められます。Public tours in… The Noguchi Museum

Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Visitors on the outdoor staircase looking out over the Noguchi Museum garden

Tour Público (Museum Tour in Spanish)

1 pm–2 pm
Los tours públicos del museo en español ocurren en algunos miércoles de cada mes a las 1 pm. Join us for a conversational tour of the Museum in Spanish, on third Wednesdays at 1 pm.
America/New_York 03/15/2023 01:00 PM 03/15/2023 02:00 PM Tour Público (Museum Tour in Spanish) Los tours públicos del museo en español ocurren el tercer miércoles de cada mes a las 1 pm. Los recorridos del museo son conversacional y exploran obras seleccionadas de la colección mientras se presenta… 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

Friday, April 7, 2023

Isamu Noguchi, The Sun at Noon, 1969

Free First Friday

11 am–6 pm
On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. Advance reservations are highly recommended.
America/New_York 04/07/2023 11:00 AM 04/07/2023 06:00 PM Free First Friday On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. Advance reservations are highly recommended.Tickets for Free First Friday are released two weeks before each date. Please contact tickets@noguchi.org… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, April 8, 2023

An educator leads a tour for adults in the Noguchi Museum garden

日本語でのツアー (Museum Tour in Japanese)

3 pm–4 pm
日本語での会話型ツアーにご参加ください。Join us for a conversational tour of the Museum in Japanese.
America/New_York 04/08/2023 03:00 PM 04/08/2023 04:00 PM 日本語でのツアー (Museum Tour in Japanese) 第2土曜日の3時から日本語でのツアーを実施いたします。ツアーは無料(入館料は別途)、事前登録は不要です。ツアーは会話型で美術館の常設展、特別展の中から選ばれた数点の作品に焦点を当てて、イサム・ノグチの生涯、作品観について探索します。ノグチ自身が来館者の観点から作品見ることに興味があったことを踏まえて、参加者は自身の所見や解釈を共有し、会話に参加することが勧められます。Public tours in… The Noguchi Museum

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

Visitors on the outdoor staircase looking out over the Noguchi Museum garden

Tour Público (Museum Tour in Spanish)

1 pm–2 pm
Los tours públicos del museo en español ocurren en algunos miércoles de cada mes a las 1 pm. Join us for a conversational tour of the Museum in Spanish, on third Wednesdays at 1 pm.
America/New_York 04/19/2023 01:00 PM 04/19/2023 02:00 PM Tour Público (Museum Tour in Spanish) Los tours públicos del museo en español ocurren el tercer miércoles de cada mes a las 1 pm. Los recorridos del museo son conversacional y exploran obras seleccionadas de la colección mientras se presenta… The Noguchi Museum

Friday, May 5, 2023

Isamu Noguchi, The Sun at Noon, 1969

Free First Friday

11 am–6 pm
On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. Advance reservations are highly recommended.
America/New_York 05/05/2023 11:00 AM 05/05/2023 06:00 PM Free First Friday On the first Friday of every month, Museum admission is free. Advance reservations are highly recommended.Tickets for Free First Friday are released two weeks before each date. Please contact tickets@noguchi.org… The Noguchi Museum

Saturday, May 13, 2023

An educator leads a tour for adults in the Noguchi Museum garden

日本語でのツアー (Museum Tour in Japanese)

3 pm–4 pm
日本語での会話型ツアーにご参加ください。Join us for a conversational tour of the Museum in Japanese.
America/New_York 05/13/2023 03:00 PM 05/13/2023 04:00 PM 日本語でのツアー (Museum Tour in Japanese) 第2土曜日の3時から日本語でのツアーを実施いたします。ツアーは無料(入館料は別途)、事前登録は不要です。ツアーは会話型で美術館の常設展、特別展の中から選ばれた数点の作品に焦点を当てて、イサム・ノグチの生涯、作品観について探索します。ノグチ自身が来館者の観点から作品見ることに興味があったことを踏まえて、参加者は自身の所見や解釈を共有し、会話に参加することが勧められます。Public tours in… The Noguchi Museum

Wednesday, May 17, 2023

Visitors on the outdoor staircase looking out over the Noguchi Museum garden

Tour Público (Museum Tour in Spanish)

1 pm–2 pm
Los tours públicos del museo en español ocurren en algunos miércoles de cada mes a las 1 pm. Join us for a conversational tour of the Museum in Spanish, on third Wednesdays at 1 pm.
America/New_York 05/17/2023 01:00 PM 05/17/2023 02:00 PM Tour Público (Museum Tour in Spanish) Los tours públicos del museo en español ocurren el tercer miércoles de cada mes a las 1 pm. Los recorridos del museo son conversacional y exploran obras seleccionadas de la colección mientras se presenta… The Noguchi Museum