The calendar below represents our 2017-2018 lecture schedule. Clicking on the lecture title will give you – when available – a full description of each lecture and information about the speaker.
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PLEASE NOTE: The September lecture will begin at 1:30pm; all other lectures begin at 1:15.
- September 25, 2017 - 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Lee Glazer, Ph.D., Curator of American Art, Freer/Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
- November 13, 2017 - 1:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Glenn Adamson, Editor-at-Large, The Magazine Antiques, collaborator and consultant, formerly curator at the Museum of Arts and Design, New York City
- December 11, 2017 - 1:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Andrew Baseman, Andrew Baseman Design, New York City
- January 22, 2018 - 1:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Angelika Kuettner, Associate Curator of Ceramics, Colonial Williamsburg, Williamsburg, Virginia
- February 12, 2018 - 1:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Marietta Cambareri, Curator, Decorative Arts and Sculpture, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts
- March 12, 2018 - 1:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Cynthia Bronson Altman, Curator of the Collections, Kykuit: The Rockefeller Estate, Tarrytown, New York Kykuit, the Dutch word for “lookout,” is the 40-room Beaux Arts mansion built by John D. Roc...
- April 9, 2018 - 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Seminar: The Most Beautiful, Useful and Uncommon: Sir Hans Sloane’s Botanical Treasures on Chelsea Porcelain
Sally Kevill-Davies, Independent Writer, Researcher, Author and Scholar.
- May 14, 2018 - 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Meredith Chilton, Independent Consultant and Researcher, former Chief Curator, The Gardener Museum, Toronto, Canada
Above (Left to Right)
1.Maija Grotell, Flared Cylinder. Glazed stoneware, wheel thrown. 15 x 11.5 x 11.5 inches. Museum of Arts and Design, NY. Purchased by the American Craft Council, 1967. Photo by Eva Heyd.
2. Chigusa. Tea leaf storage jar. 13-14th century. Freer Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. Courtesy of Louse Allison Cort.
3. Kutani bowl. Japanese, mid 19th C. Porcelain. 3 x 8.5 inches. Private collection.
4. Tea Canister, Soup Plate, Teapot, William Greatbatch (British, 1735–1813). circa 1765–1770, cream-colored earthenware, lead glaze. Fenton, Staffordshire, England. Delhom Collection. Collection of The Mint Museum, Charlotte, North Carolina. Courtesy of Brian Gallegher.