12/02
Saturday
Sat. December 2, 2017
11:00am to 3:00pm
The design of clocks has evolved in ingenious ways over time. Participants will assemble their own mechanical clock with the Horological Society of New York. 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
 
12/05
Tuesday
Tue. December 5, 2017
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Test your knowledge, win prizes, and explore the role of storytelling in the design process in a delightful evening of short talks and trivial disputes. Cooper Hewitt curator Ellen Lupton will talk about her new book, Design Is Storytelling, a guide to narrative thinking for designers. Also on deck: Peter Mendelsund, a brilliant graphic designer... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, New York
 
12/12
Tuesday
Tue. December 12, 2017
3:00pm to 4:30pm
Over afternoon tea, enjoy an insider’s perspective of Jewelry of Ideas: Gifts from the Susan Grant Lewin Collection. Join renowned collector, Susan Grant Lewin who will share her insights and discuss exciting new developments in the design of contemporary jewelry today. Celebrating a major gift of contemporary jewelry from Susan Grant Lewin to Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, New York
 
12/14
Thursday
Thu. December 14, 2017
4:30pm to 6:30pm
Celebrate the holidays with Cooper Hewitt! Learn the basic techniques of brush and pointed pen calligraphy to design a greeting card for family and friends. .
Event Address:
2 East 91 Street
New York, NY
10128
 
12/16
Saturday
Sat. December 16, 2017
11:00am to 3:00pm
Imagine new and unexpected future needs. Participants will receive a design challenge to create a prototype using every day materials with The Extrapolation Factory. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian National Design Museum
2 E 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
 
12/26
Tuesday
Tue. December 26, 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
 
12/27
Wednesday
Wed. December 27, 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
 
12/28
Thursday
Thu. December 28, 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
 
12/29
Friday
Fri. December 29, 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