September 2019

Sep 7

10:00am - 12:00pm

Art-Full Family Day: Architecture Adventure

Families can learn about the architect who designed the Johnson and make art together!

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Sep 11

5:15pm

For Members Only: Artist Workshop

Johnson Museum Members can be part of our fall exhibition and make art in this private workshop with Aram Han Sifuentes.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Sep 12

5:00pm - 7:00pm

Opening Reception for Fall 2019

Free and open to all, this reception celebrates our Museum-wide exhibition of contemporary art, how the light gets in

Place

Throughout the Museum

Sep 13

4:00pm

Art Snack with SEAM

Have a cookie and a quick conversation about a work of art in the collection with a Cornell student educator.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Sep 19

10:00am - 11:00am

Let's Look, Baby! Sculptures

Look at sculptures together!

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Sep 19

5:00pm

Studio Thursday: Clay Slab Building

Make a slab of clay into your own work of art!

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Sep 19

5:15pm

Migration Panel Series Part 1: The Cayuga Nation

“Knowing You’re/Your Home: Three Migrations That Have Shaped Ithaca” pairs Cornell faculty with local community leaders to discuss the complex ways in which migrations impact the identity and formation of our region.

Place

Wing lecture room

Sep 20

4:00pm

Art Snack with SEAM

Have a cookie and a quick conversation about a work of art in the collection with a Cornell student educator.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Sep 24

5:15pm

Artist's Talk: Kader Attia

Kader Attia will speak at the auditorium in Milstein Hall.

Place

Milstein Hall auditorium

Sep 25

4:45pm

Screening & Discussion: Kader Attia

Kader Attia will introduce a screening of his short film, Reflecting Memory.

Place

Wing lecture room

Sep 26

5:00pm - 7:00pm

Open House for Families

Recommended for older elementary, middle, and high school students, this event is inspired by themes in how the light gets in.

Place

Throughout the Museum

Type

Family

Sep 27

4:00pm

Art Snack with SEAM

Have a cookie and a quick conversation about a work of art in the collection with a Cornell student educator.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

October 2019

Oct 5

10:00am - 12:00pm

Art-Full Family Day: STEAM Power!

Reveal connections between Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Oct 10

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Book Club: The Line Becomes a River

Connect how the light gets in with the memoir The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border by Francisco Cantú.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Oct 17

10:00am - 11:00am

Let's Look, Baby! Fall Colors

Fall brings color everywhere!

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Oct 17

5:00pm

Studio Thursday: Acrylic “Word” Paintings

Try your hand at acrylics!

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Oct 17

5:15pm

For Members Only: A Salon with Jessica Martinez

This special evening with our director is for Johnson Museum Members only.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Oct 18

8:00pm - 11:00pm

Prints, Piano, and Poems

The Museum Club hosts poetry with Marginalia and music with the Cornell Piano Society. 

Place

Throughout the Museum

Oct 24

5:15pm

Migration Panel Series Part 2: The Cornell Farmworker Program

“Knowing You’re/Your Home: Three Migrations That Have Shaped Ithaca” pairs Cornell faculty with local community leaders to discuss the complex ways in which migrations impact the identity and formation of our region.

Place

Wing lecture room

Oct 26

5:00pm - 9:00pm

Listen Live: Citations Needed and Journey West

A live recording of the podcast Citations Needed will be followed by the global traditional music of Journey West.

Place

Wing lecture room