Workshops

05/04
Saturday
Sat. May 4, 2019
11:00am to 3:00pm
Explore the mysterious workings of New York City’s water infrastructure through a series of fun (and wet!) hands-on activities with 2016 National Design Award winner for Corporate & Institutional Achievement, The Center for Urban Pedagogy. This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 E 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
05/08
Wednesday
Wed. May 8, 2019
4:30pm to 6:30pm
Join Norel Hassan and Thea Lorentzen, lead designers at the New York Times, as they share strategies for using simple typographic materials to design your own magazine. Explore color, texture, scale, and composition to showcase different tones and characters to convey a sense of personality within your design. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91 Street
New York, NY
10128
05/18
Saturday
Sat. May 18, 2019
11:00am to 3:00pm
This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 E 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
05/18
Saturday
Sat. May 18, 2019
11:00am to 4:30pm
Celebrate NYCxDesign with Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum .
Event Address:
Industry City
220 36th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11232
Image of Tree of 40 Fruit, 2008–ongoing; Sam van Aken (American, b. 1972); Cultivar tree with grafts; Dimensions variable; Courtesy of Sam van Aken and Ronald Feldman Fine Arts
05/18
Saturday
Sat. May 18, 2019
3:00pm to 5:00pm
Throughout history, people have sought connections with nature. In particular, designers have observed nature, investigated its materials, and imitated and abstracted its forms and qualities. In this program, participants will learn more about biomimicry and biophilia and how designs inspired by the natural world contribute to humanity from a panel of experts and explore Nature—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial,... .
Event Address:
2 E 91st Street New York, NY 10128
05/19
Sunday
Sun. May 19, 2019
11:00am to 4:30pm
Celebrate NYCxDesign with Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum .
Event Address:
Industry City
220 36th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11232
06/01
Saturday
Sat. June 1, 2019
11:00am to 3:00pm
This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 E 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
06/15
Saturday
Sat. June 15, 2019
11:00am to 3:00pm
Explore product branding for use on screen for film and television to design your own imaginary branded product with guest designer Lara Randolph. This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 E 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event