Making Your Mark Application 2017

Program Description and Dates
The Noguchi Museum's Making Your Mark (MYM) is a free summer program that introduces teens to the work and vision of artist Isamu Noguchi and provides a supportive environment where participants can identify and pursue their own creative interests.This summer, the core activities of MYM will include looking at and discussing art at The Noguchi Museum, learning drawing techniques and how to work with traditional sculptural materials such as plaster and clay. Experiences in the Museum's galleries and studio space will be deepened through group reflection and trips to other museums and galleries. The program will culminate in an end-of-summer exhibition and reception to which families and friends are invited. High School students who are interested in joining MYM must complete and submit the MYM Application no later than Wednesday, June 7th, 2017. During summer 2017, MYM will meet from July 5th through August 3rd, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 11am-3pm.
Short Essay Questions
Please answer the first three questions with thoughtful responses of at least 100 words.
Letter of Recommendation
You must submit a letter of recommendation from a teacher,advisor, or mentor. This letter should explain why you are a strong candidate for Making Your Mark and should include an email address and/or phone number so that we can follow up with questions if needed. Your application will not be considered unless we receive this. The letter can be sent via fax, mail, or email. Fax 718.278.2348 Mail Education Department, The Noguchi Museum 32-37 Vernon Blvd. Long Island City, NY 11106 Email education@noguchi.org