Workshops

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10/01
Saturday
Sat. October 1, 2016
11:00am to 3:00pm
Workshops are geared towards children 5-12. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian National Design Museum
2 E 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
Recycled Jamdani panel, 2008; Designed by Christina Kim (American b. South Korea, 1957), produced by dosa (Los Angeles, California), embroidered by Rajka Designs (Gujarat, India), beaded by Devi Export (India); appliquéd and embroidered cotton with brocading, glass beads; Gift of Christina Kim and dosa inc., 2016-6-1; Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Photo© dosa inc.
10/01
Saturday
Sat. October 1, 2016
1:00pm to 3:00pm
The textile and apparel industries are the second-largest polluters in the world. Confronted with this overwhelming issue, many people are seeking an alternative to fast fashion and overconsumption. There is a growing movement toward repair and mending as a way to combat waste and add a personal touch to the garments and textiles we treasure.... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
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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
In The Mind (2008) Image provided by Geoff McFetridge. Photography by Andrew Paynter
10/15
Saturday
Sat. October 15, 2016
1:00pm to 4:00pm
“Drawing’s the way I figure out my own ideas, “ explains Geoff McFetridge, 2016 National Design Award winner for graphic design. Join McFetridge for a workshop demonstration of his use of drawing to inspire ideas and work through the complexities of a design project. Following the demonstration, participants will receive graphic-design activities and work with... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
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10/17
Monday
Mon. October 17, 2016
4:00pm to 6:00pm
In this special workshop session, children aged 7-12 will work with National Design Award winners and Cooper Hewitt educators on an an interactive lesson that tests their design skills. This is a free, first-come, first-served program without ticket reservation. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
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10/18
Tuesday
Tue. October 18, 2016
4:00pm to 6:00pm
In this special workshop session, children aged 7-12 will work with National Design Award winners and Cooper Hewitt educators on an an interactive lesson that tests their design skills. This is a free, first-come, first-served program without ticket reservation. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
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