Culture Pass, Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month, NYPL en Español: Culture Pass Presents: ¡DibujoAhora! DrawNow!

Date and Time
Friday, October 14, 2022, 11 AM - 12 PM
End times are approximate. Events may end early or late.


Fully accessible to wheelchairs
Registration is recommended but not required. Se recomienda registrarse pero no es obligatorio.
Event Details

This event will take place in person at Aguilar Library.

Join Ada Pilar Cruz, teaching artist with The Drawing Center for an in-person bilingual discussion and art making workshop presented in Spanish and English for Older Adults that will explore the theme of Ornament - from The Drawing Center’s exhibition The Clamor of Ornament: Exchange, Power and Joy from the Fifteenth Century to the Present. Bringing together more than 200 objects produced over the past five centuries, The Clamor of Ornament explores ornament in architecture, art, and design through the lens of drawing. Everyone will make collage and assemblage ornaments using textured papers, wallpaper samples and small found objects. All materials will be provided. 

Este evento se llevará a cabo de manera presencial en la Biblioteca Aguilar.

La educadora y artista Ada Pilar Cruz, de The Drawing Center presentará un taller de arte, para los adultos, que explorará temas del ornamento, tema que se dirige de la exhibición, The Clamor de The Drawing Center del Ornamento: Intercambio, Poder y Alegría desde el Siglo XV hasta el Presente. Reuniendo más de 200 objetos producidos durante los últimos cinco siglos, The Clamor of Ornament explora el ornamento en la arquitectura, el arte y el diseño a través de la lente del dibujo. Todos harán collage y adornos de ensamblaje utilizando papeles texturizados, muestras de papel tapiz y pequeños objetos encontrados.


Culture Pass

Culture Pass is a program for cardholding patrons of New York City’s public libraries, Brooklyn Public Library, New York Public Library, and Queens Public Library. Culture Pass doesn't just give library patrons the chance to visit museums and theaters across the city—we also work with our partners to bring these amazing institutions into branches in all five boroughs.  Visit for programs and learn about our city's cultural community. 


Culture Pass programming is made possible through generous funding from the Charles H. Revson Foundation and the Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund.

  • Audience: Adults