Teen Programs

Portfolio development, professional workshops, college trips, studio visits, paid internship placements, and more.

DesignPrep_portfolioprep16
10/08
Saturday
Sat. October 8, 2016
10:00am to 4:00pm
Working on a portfolio for art and design school? Interested in studying design but don’t know where to start? DesignPrep is diving into the college application process with this day-long workshop focused on compiling, editing, and documenting your portfolio. Learn about college application requirements and guidelines for art and design programs as well as tips... .
Event Address:
2 East 91 Street
New York, NY
10128
The Target Design Family Festival at the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum in New York City on October 11, 2015, part of the events of National Design Week. 

Photo by Shiho Fukada/Angela Jimenez Photography for Cooper Hewitt   www.angelajimenezphotography.com
10/15
Saturday
Sat. October 15, 2016
11:00am to 4:00pm
This year, our annual week-long celebration of design begins with a day of hands-on activities led by National Design Award Winners. Children, teens and adults are invited to play designer and tackle dynamic challenges in workshops throughout the Museum. This is a free event. No tickets are required. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
Opening Ceremony & Rene Magritte campaign. May, 2014.
Photo: Philippe Jarrigeon
10/15
Saturday
Sat. October 15, 2016
12:30pm to 4:00pm
Hands-on Design Kick-off Our annual week-long celebration of design begins with a day of activities led by National Design Award Winners at our Hands-on Design Kick-off. Learn about fashion design and create your own hands-on project with Opening Ceremony, winner of the 2016 National Design Award for Fashion Design. Two sections available: Section A: 12:30... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Hundred of teenagers attend the NYC Teen Design event with Tim Gunn hosted by Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology's
John E. Reeves Great Hall in New York City on October 7, 2014, part of the museum's National Design Week events. 

Photo by Angela Jimenez Photography
www.angelajimenezphotography.com
10/18
Tuesday
Tue. October 18, 2016
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Join Cooper Hewitt for the Teen Design Event of the Year! .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY
10128
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10/25
Tuesday
Tue. October 25, 2016
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Since 1924, Maison Lesage has created opulent embroidery requiring countless hours of work and exceptional skills for haute couture fashion houses, prêt-à-porter designers, and accessories manufacturers. In this workshop, participants will learn the traditional methods of Maison Lesage designers and will create their own embroidery based on Maison Lesage’s classical designs. Open to NYC high... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
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10/29
Saturday
Sat. October 29, 2016
10:00am to 4:00pm
Working on a portfolio for art and design school? Interested in studying design but don’t know where to start? DesignPrep is diving into the college application process with this day-long workshop focused on compiling, editing, and documenting your portfolio. Learn about college application requirements and guidelines for art and design programs as well as tips... .
Event Address:
2 East 91 Street
New York, NY
10128