Image of a panel discussion at Cooper Hewitt, 4 people from left to right: Emily Orr, Assistant Curator of Modern and Contemproary Design at Cooper Hewitt; Brittany Cox, Antiquarian Horologist at Memoria Technica; Lana Sutherland, CEO at Tealeaves;and Albert Shum, CVP of Design at Microsoft.
Sat. June 23, 2018
Celebrate the summer solstice at Cooper Hewitt. 10:00 am–9:00 pm Search for solstice-related objects throughout the museum with our Solstice Scavenger Hunt (all galleries). Soak up some sun while playing Ping Pong in the Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden. No registration required. 2:00–4:00 pm Design a sun spinner! Make a summer solstice-inspired thaumatrope in the Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden. ...
During the Morse Historic Design Lecture, Beatrice Quette, a woman with short curly dark hair lectures from the podium at Cooper Hewitt while audience members look on.
Wed. March 28, 2018
Japan, the West, and the Emergence of Japonism in Design Celebrating the exhibition Passion for the Exotic: Japonism, this lecture examines the historical context of the Japanese influence on European and American design at the turn of the twentieth century, highlighting important museum exhibitions, dealers and collectors of Japanese works that exposed Eastern art and design to Western eyes. In ...