Note: When the Decorative Arts Society receives notice of programs, exhibitions or events that occur between issues of the DAS Newsletter, we list them here as a service to those with an interest in the decorative arts. Upcoming events are listed by closing date.
A Weekend in Northern Virginia
George Washington’s Mount Vernon, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pope-Leighey House and George Mason’s Gunston Hall
A Weekend in Northern Virginia: George Washington’s Mount Vernon, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pope-Leighey House and George Mason’s Gunston Hall
October 13–14, 2018
Saturday, October 13
George Washington’s Mount Vernon
Curator-led tours of collections highlights, the exhibition “Lives Bound Together: Slavery at George Washington’s Mount Vernon” and the historic mansion. The day will end with a private dinner on the Mount Vernon Grounds.
Sunday, October 14th
Tour of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pope Leighey House
Tour of Gunston Hall
Cost — Registration fee: $240
Material Culture and the Holocaust
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
October 4, 2018
This event features keynote speaker Dr. Caroline Sturdy Colls, holocaust archeologist, and includes three panels concerning the varied methods, new research and developing technologies to interpret traumatically scarred objects.
For more information, contact Jennifer Cashin: email@example.com or phone at 603-325-2686.