Talks

05/16
Wednesday
Wed. May 16, 2018
3:00pm to 4:30pm
Over afternoon tea, enjoy an insider’s perspective of Jewelry of Ideas: Gifts from the Susan Grant Lewin Collection. Celebrating a major gift of contemporary jewelry from Susan Grant Lewin to Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, the exhibition features nearly 150 objects by over 100 modern and contemporary jewelry designers and makers from eighteen countries, from... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, New York
05/26
Saturday
Sat. May 26, 2018
1:30pm to 3:30pm
Explore Central Park with your senses. Graphic designer and researcher Kate McLean has traveled the world leading “smell tours.” These tours illuminate each participant’s awareness of their city and neighborhood. McLean’s beautiful graphic visualizations of smell can be experienced in our exhibition The Senses: Design Beyond Vision. Gallery chat with McLean is followed by a... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, New York
05/31
Thursday
Thu. May 31, 2018
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Internationally acclaimed Dutch artist and textile designer Claudy Jongstra of Studio Claudy Jongstra will present the in-depth knowledge she has gained from years of experimenting and working with products from the land, including dye plants and natural fibers. Jongstra, who is also artistic director of Farm of the World, strongly believes in the value of... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, New York