09/23
Saturday
Sat. September 23, 2017
11:00am to 3:00pm
To celebrate New York Textile Month, participants will design monsters using fabric scraps with guest designer, Elodie Blanchard. Workshops are geared toward kids ages 5 through 12. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian National Design Museum
2 E 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
 
09/23
Saturday
Sat. September 23, 2017
2:30pm to 4:00pm
Join artist Shantell Martin for a design talk, demonstration, and drop-in drawing activity. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 E 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
 
09/28
Thursday
Thu. September 28, 2017
6:30pm to 8:00pm
In conjunction with the exhibition Joris Laarman Lab: Design in the Digital Age, curator Andrea Lipps will sit down with Laarman to discuss how his boundless curiosity and experimental design thinking informs the creative output of Joris Laarman Lab.  Known for their pioneering and elegant applications of digital technologies, Joris Laarman Lab straddles tradition and... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, New York
 
10/02
Monday
Mon. October 2, 2017
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Join us for a conversation with musician and four-time Grammy Award–winner Esperanza Spalding, and Caitlin Condell, Associate Curator and Head of Drawings, Prints & Graphic Design at Cooper Hewitt. Spalding is guest curator of the exhibition Esperanza Spalding Selects, which features nearly 50 objects from the museum’s permanent collection, including drawings, prints, textiles, jewelry and... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
 
10/07
Saturday
Sat. October 7, 2017
11:00am to 3:00pm
Supergraphic the outside/inside of your home using emoticons that describe your personal family unit with Boym Partners, the 2009 National Design Award Winner for Product Design. This workshop is recommended for ages 8+ .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian National Design Museum
2 E 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
 
10/09
Monday
Mon. October 9, 2017
11:00am to 3:00pm
Held during most school holidays, our Family Day programs are for children ages 5-12 and facilitated by a museum educator. Join us for free design activities, storytelling, and gallery bingo on the Ground Floor. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
 
10/12
Thursday
Thu. October 12, 2017
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Ilonka Karasz: Elusive Modernist Though best known for her covers for The New Yorker and home furnishings of the late 1920s, Ilonka Karasz (1896–1981) expressed her modernist voice in a remarkable range of media, from wallpapers to railroad china, children’s chairs to book jackets, printed silks to paintings. She arrived in New York from Hungary... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
 
10/14
Saturday
Sat. October 14, 2017
9:30am to 11:00am
Morning at the Museum is a Smithsonian program that provides access to a museum for individuals with cognitive and sensory processing disabilities by providing pre-visit materials, early entrance for registered families, gallery scavenger hunt, design activities, and a “Take a Break” space. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 E. 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
 
10/14
Saturday
Sat. October 14, 2017
11:00am to 4:00pm
Kicking off National Design Week, a day of free museum admission and special programming for all ages, led and inspired by National Design Award winners. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128