Monumental, rust-colored and deep black basalt sculpture 'Brilliance’ stands beneath a triangular...
Isamu Noguchi, Brilliance, 1982. Image: Nicholas Knight, still from Distance Noguchi, 2020. ©INFGM / ARS
Online, Workshop

Virtual Hands-On at Noguchi: Ekphrastic Poems

Tuesday, October 20, 2020
7:30 pm–9 pm
$5 members / $10 non-members

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, to experiment with creating an ekphrastic poem about Brilliance. Previous experience is not necessary. Sharing your work and giving and receiving feedback are optional. Space is limited and advanced registration is required.

All registrants will be sent a link to participate through Zoom. Participants should have access to a computer, smart phone, or tablet with a microphone and internet access. Program times listed are EDT (Eastern Daylight Time). Please send any questions to