Futura stands holding his hand-painted Akari 35N horizontally. The triangular edges of the tall,...
FUTURA2000 with hand-painted Akari 35N. Photo: ShiLei Wang.
Online, Workshop

Center of Attention: Akari 35N

Tuesday, January 26, 2021
2 pm–2:45 pm

Center of Attention is an interactive virtual learning program for adults dedicated to a single work of art. Join educator Matthew Capezzuto for a participatory conversation about how Lenny McGurr (FUTURA2000) customized Isamu Noguchi’s Akari 35N light sculpture (on view in the exhibition Futura Akari). 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 education@noguchi.org.