Martha Graham poses with one arm outstretched, standing atop a u-shaped serpent and surrounded...
Martha Graham with Serpent and Spider Dress by Isamu Noguchi, from Cave of the Heart, 1946. ©INFGM / ARS

Archives Deep Dive: Spider Dress

Thursday, April 9, 2020
2 pm–3 pm

How can a costume be transformative? Join a Noguchi Museum Educator in an interactive virtual learning program exploring Noguchi’s collaboration with Martha Graham for her dance Cave of the Heart (1946), looking closely at Noguchi’s Spider Dress.

Archives Deep Dive is an interactive virtual learning program for adults, designed to explore projects, themes, and topics related to the art and life of Isamu Noguchi. Use The Noguchi Museum Archives as a source of inspiration to create connections through shared stories and group discussion.

This free program is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited and advance registration is required. All participants will be sent a link to participate through the Zoom platform. All program times listed are EDT (Eastern Daylight Time).