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DROP IN ON DESIGN | DESIGNING WITH FOUND PIGMENTS

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  • Jan. 25, 2020, 11:00am-3:00pm
  • Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
  • 2 E. 91st St., Upper East Side
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Join guest designer Natalie Stopka to make your own paint from materials found in her studio garden and create your own work of art. 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.

About Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

2 E. 91st St.

Upper East Side, NY

212-849-8400

  • Standard hours: Sunday-Friday, 10am–6pm; Saturday, 10am–9pm

  • Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum is the only museum in the nation devoted exclusively to historic and contemporary design. Cooper Hewitt educates, inspires, and empowers people through design by presenting exhibitions and educational programs and maintaining active publications.

    The Museum was founded in 1897 by Amy, Eleanor, and Sarah Hewitt—granddaughters of industrialist Peter Cooper—as part of The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. A branch of the Smithsonian since 1967, Cooper Hewitt is housed in the landmark Andrew Carnegie Mansion on Fifth Avenue in New York City.

    The campus also includes two historic townhouses renovated with state-of-the-art conservation technology and a unique terrace and garden. Cooper Hewitt’s collections include more than 210,000 design objects and a world-class design library.