Open House New York | Free Admission

Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 11:00am - 6:00pm

Admission is free all day October 14–15 with special programming as part of Open House New York (OHNY) Weekend. Each October, this citywide event unlocks the doors of New York’s most important buildings, offering an opportunity to meet the people who design, build, and preserve New York. Learn more at ohny.org.

 

1 pm: Curator’s Tour of Self-Interned, 1942

Join The Noguchi Museum’s curators Dakin Hart and Matthew Kirsch on a tour of the exhibition Self-Interned, 1942, which explores Isamu Noguchi’s voluntary incarceration in a Japanese American internment camp and the influences of the experience in his later work.

 

2 pm: Museum Tour
An educator-led tour focusing on the Museum's history, highlights of its collection, and special exhibitions.

 

3 pm: Architecture Tour with Jennifer Sage
Sage and Coombe Architects worked with The Noguchi Museum for more than a decade to preserve and modernize Noguchi’s iconic building and garden—allowing the Museum to remain open year-round and meet rigorous accessibility standards while maintaining its character. Join principal Jennifer Sage, FAIA LEED AP, for an insider’s look at the project, completed in 2016.