Black granite sculpture shaped like a low table-top with a bulbous form emerging from the center....
Isamu Noguchi, Planet in Transit #1. Swedish granite. Photo: Shigeo Anzai. The Noguchi Museum Archives, 142915. ©INFGM / ARS
Online, Workshop

Center of Attention: Planet in Transit #1

Tuesday, November 24, 2020
2 pm–2:45 pm

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 Planet in Transit #1 (1968–72), and participate in an interpretive conversation led by educator Matthew Capezzuto. Bring a pencil and paper for a short writing or sketching exercise.

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 EST (Eastern Standard Time). Please send any questions to