You are invited to our upcoming talk on May 28, 2015! See below for details.

Upcoming Events

NEW 2015 SINGLE-EVENT SERIES…free and open to the public:

byrne-reed-house“Rediscovering and Renovating the Byrne-Reed House in Austin”
 
Presented by Michael Gillette, director, Humanities Texas
 
Explore the unmasking of a utilitarian, stuccoed office building into the marvelous early 19th century home it had been.

Thursday, May 28, 2015
Mayborn Museum Theatre
Light refreshments – 6:00pm
Presentation – 6:30pm
 


gamble-house“The Gamble Mansion: The Art and Craft of Greene & Greene”
Presented by Dr. Ken Hefertepe, Dept Chairman, Museum Studies, Baylor University

Thursday, July 30, 2015
Mayborn Museum Theatre
Light refreshments – 6:00pm
Presentation – 6:30pm


BRAZOS FORUM 2015
October 28 – 29, 2015
Mayborn Museum Theatre
on the campus of Baylor University

“GREAT AMERICAN HOMES & GARDENS”

“An Architectural History and Overview of America’s Early Great Homes”
Presented by Dr. Richard Guy Wilson, professor, University of Virginia

“Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello: Recent Discoveries from the Mountaintop”
Presented by Diane Ehrenpreis, Curator of Decorative Arts, Thomas Jefferson Foundation. Ms. Ehrenpreis will also give a short presentation after the Wednesday luncheon on Jefferson’s retreat-home…Poplar Forest

“Winterthur, the DuPonts’ Home and Gardens”
Presented by Tiernan Alexander, graduate of Winterthur’s Masters Program

“A Grand Georgian Manor House: Hampton Mansion, its History, Collections, and Gardens”
Presented by Gregory Weidman, Curator