Talks

Museum goers admire a stool made from crystallized salt as Andrea Lipps, a hip young curator with a brown bob haircut, explains the design.
08/27
Tuesday
Tue. August 27, 2019
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Join a curator-led tour of Nature—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
In the galleries of Cooper Hewitt, a large bare tree is mounted in a white platform. In the background, a mannequin wearing a white dress is staged next to a digitally rendered tree in bloom with pink flowers. A visitor stands near a crystalline stool made of sea salt.
09/03
Tuesday
Tue. September 3, 2019
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Join a curator-led tour of Nature—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
In the galleries of Cooper Hewitt, a large bare tree is mounted in a white platform. In the background, a mannequin wearing a white dress is staged next to a digitally rendered tree in bloom with pink flowers. A visitor stands near a crystalline stool made of sea salt.
09/10
Tuesday
Tue. September 10, 2019
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Join a curator-led tour of Nature—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Visitors look at a screen on which a digitally rendered rhino is projected
09/17
Tuesday
Tue. September 17, 2019
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Join a curator-led tour of Nature—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
A young woman with two small buns on top of her head looks at a giant projection of a rhinoceros. She is surrounded by a gauzy screen pulled back on either side to create an informal theater.
09/24
Tuesday
Tue. September 24, 2019
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Join a curator-led tour of Nature—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Photograph of a spiral staircase on the lefthand side with light emanating from the center of the spiral and furthest stair. The right side features a pearl and beige porcelain vessel shaped like a spiral conch shell.
09/26
Thursday
Thu. September 26, 2019
7:00pm to 8:00pm
The beauty of natural forms and their underlying design principles provide living organisms with their incredible strength, resilience, and efficiency. Join us for a lively conversation with Matilda McQuaid, Deputy Director of Curatorial and Head of Textiles, and Don Ingber, founding director of the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, and his... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
2017 National Design Award Winners Mary Ping (Fashion Design) and Joe Doucet (Product Design) speak to a group of engaged visitors in Cooper Hewitt's Conservatory.
10/16
Wednesday
Wed. October 16, 2019
12:00pm to 8:00pm
Participate in a day of design exploration with conversations with National Design Award winners. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian National Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128