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21st Annual Conference on the Arts & Crafts Movement

Initiatives in Art and Culture

Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 8:45 AM - Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 5:15 PM (CDT)

21st Annual Conference on the Arts & Crafts Movement

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
one day registration Sep 21, 2019 $200.00 $13.80
student registration Sep 21, 2019 $200.00 $13.80
regular registration Sep 21, 2019 $650.00 $41.20
Registration with Promo Code Sep 21, 2019 $650.00 $41.20
Best Price Ended $525.00 $33.59

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21st Anniversary Conference on the Arts & Crafts Movement
Chicago and Environs • Thursday, September 19 - Sunday, September 22, 2019


For more information, call: +1 646-485-1952 or email: info@artinitiatives.com

 

Initiatives in Art and Culture explores Chicago as a hub for the Arts & Crafts Movement and subsequent expressions of the ongoing living spirit of the movement.


 

Highlights include: The Glessner House Museum (H. H. Richardson 1887); The Richard H. Driehaus Museum (Burling & Whitehouse 1879-1892, restoration 2003-2008); Crab Tree Farm, a superlative collection of English and American decorative arts displayed in settings created to reflect the aesthetics of the Arts and Crafts movement; and a walking tour of downtown Chicago featuring sites such as Marquette Building (Holabird & Roche 1895, featuring Tiffany mosiac murals); Rookery Building (Burnham & Root 1888, with subsequent work by Frank Lloyd Wright); and Monadnock Building (Burnham & Root 1891).

 

Among those participating at this early stage are

  • Zac Bleicher, Exective Director, Edgar Miller Legacy;
  • William Tyre, Executive Director, Glessner House;
  • Richard Guy Wilson, Commonwealth Professor of Architectural History, University of Virginia.

 

We hope you can join us for another GREAT conference with amazing sites, insightful information and great people. 

For more information follow our Facebook page or join our Arts and Crafts 2019 Facebook Group to connect with other attendees.
 
Confirmation of purchase will be sent through Eventbrite. Please check your junk/spam folders if you do not receive your confirmation email.
 
Start and end times are subject to change. Please see Dear Attendee letter that will be sent via Eventbrite prior to the start of the conference for finalized start and end times. 
 
 

 

Hotel accommodations:

Hotel accommodations are still being determined at this early stage. If you would prefer to book on your own, join our Arts and Crafts Conference Facebook Group to discuss hotel options/ room sharing with other conference attendees. 
 

Captions from top: H. H. Richardson, The Glessner House Museum Exterior, 1887; Burnham & Root, with subsequent work by Frank Lloyd Wright; Burling & Whitehouse, The Reception Room, The Richard H. Driehaus Museum, 1879-1892, restoration 2003-2008. Photo: Steve Hall of Hedrich Blessing; Edgar Miller and Sol Kogen, Port Room in the R.W. Glasner Studio, 1928-1932, remodelled in 1946. Photo, Edgar Miller LegacyBurnham & Root, with subsequent work by Frank Lloyd Wright, Rookery Building Lobby, 1888.

 

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Notice of withdrawal must be made in writing to Initiatives in Art and Culture at 

333 East 57th Street, Suite 13B New York, New York 10022

or via email info@artinitiatives.com prior to September 5, 2019

Program subject to change

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Chicago, 60605

Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 8:45 AM - Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 5:15 PM (CDT)


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Initiatives in Art and Culture

Initiatives in Arts and Culture (IAC) is an organization committed to educating diverse audiences in the fine, decorative, and visual arts. IAC's primary activities are conferences, publications, and exhibitions. These take an interdisciplinary approach, considering issues related to fabrication, connoisseurship, cultural patrimony, cultural preservation, and the future of culture. Particular areas of emphasis include American painting, the history of frames, the Arts and Crafts movement, the influence of Asian cultures on American fine and decorative art, and the history and future of fashion and materials. IAC’s projects have been supported by a wide array of individual, corporate and foundation funders.

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