October 2019

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: An Evening 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 - 6:30pm

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

4:30pm - 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

November 2019

Nov 2

10:00am - 12:00pm

Art-Full Family Day: We Came to America

Discover America’s rich multicultural history through songs, artmaking, and stories. 

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Nov 7

5:15pm - 6:30pm

Migration Panel Series Part 3: The Underground Railroad

“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

Nov 14

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Book Club: Exit West

Connect how the light gets in with the novel Exit West by Mohsin Hamid.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Nov 15

7:00pm

Mother Mallard’s 50th Anniversary Celebration

The fabled Moog synthesizer group will perform The Continuing Story of Counterpoint on the original instruments here and at Barnes Hall.

Place

Wing lecture room

Nov 21

10:00am - 11:00am

Let’s Look, Baby! We’re Thankful for Art

Let's look and give thanks.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Nov 21

5:00pm

Studio Thursday: Tile Painting

Make a unique tile to take home.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Nov 21

5:15pm

Readings in the Galleries: “Voices on Migration”

Invited participants from the Cornell community will read their own selected writings and poetry in response to how the light gets in.

Place

Throughout the Museum

Nov 21

7:00pm

Indonesian Shadow Puppet Performance

This performance will feature traditional Balinese and Javanese wayang.

Place

Wing lecture room

Nov 23

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Indonesian Shadow Puppet Performance: Migrating Shadows

Migrating Shadows, a multimedia production centered around wayang, Indonesian shadow puppet theater. 

Place

Wing lecture room