A group of people in a brightly lit gallery with red textiles hanging on all of the walls. A guide leads a discussion
01/19
Sunday
Sun. January 19, 2020
10:30am to 12:00pm
Cooper Hewitt offers a free program for individuals with Alzheimer's or other dementias and their care partners to experience and discuss design objects and exhibitions in a small group. Led by museum educators, these dialogues provide a social environment for exploring design objects and stories and participate in hands-on learning experiences . .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 E 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
 
01/20
Monday
Mon. January 20, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
Held during most school holidays, our intergenerational programs are facilitated by a museum educator. Join us for design activities and gallery bingo on the Ground Floor. This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
 
white cosmos made of lines and dots on a black background. Information design as sensemaking program, scroll down for additional information.
01/21
Tuesday
Tue. January 21, 2020
6:30pm to 9:00pm
Information Design is rapidly becoming one of the foremost challenges of our age. With media consumption habits and channels fracturing and proliferating, how museums choose to deliver content will be an ever more critical factor in our ability to create rich experiences for our visitors. Over the course of multiple events in 2020, the Interaction... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
 
01/25
Saturday
Sat. January 25, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
Join guest designer Natalie Stopka to make your own paint from materials found in her studio garden and create your own design. 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 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
 
Two hands arrange 5 colored diamonds on a sheet of white paper.
01/27
Monday
Mon. January 27, 2020
9:00am to 4:00pm
How might we draw inspiration from the design and the pedagogy of Bauhaus masters such as Herbert Bayer and Anni and Josef Albers? The Bauhaus, founded in Germany in 1919 and dissolved in 1933, revolutionized how design is both taught and practiced. The Bauhaus curriculum began with a yearlong foundation course, which used intensive, hands-on... .
Event Address:
2 E 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
 
this image shows a paper shark
02/08
Saturday
Sat. February 8, 2020
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 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
 
Participants engage in lively discussion around a table.
02/10
Monday
Mon. February 10, 2020
4:30pm to 7:30pm
Join Christina L. De León, Associate Curator of Latino Design at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum for an interactive storytelling workshop inspired by design processes and rich stories in Cooper Hewitt's collection of historic and contemporary design. .
Event Address:
Dramatic Results
3310 Lime Avenue
Signal Hill, CA 90755
 
02/12
Wednesday
Wed. February 12, 2020
4:30pm to 6:30pm
Join Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum and Verda Alexander of Studio O+A, the San Francisco-based design firm that won the 2016 National Design Award for Interior Design, for a hands-on workshop and studio tour. .
Event Address:
Studio O+A
452 Tehama St
San Francisco, CA 94103
 
02/13
Thursday
Thu. February 13, 2020
5:30pm to 8:30pm
Join us for a reception and lively conversation with 2019 National Design Award winners: Lisa Iwamoto, IwamotoScott Architecture (Interior Design Award) Susan Kare (Lifetime Achievement Award) Ivan Poupyrev (Interaction Award) Thursday, February 13, 2020 5:30-8:30 pm 5:30 p.m. Arrive early to engage with NDA winners in short interactive sessions 6:30 p.m. Reception 7:15 p.m. Panel... .
Event Address:
Design Within Reach
200 Kansas Street
San Francisco, CA 94103