8th Annual Scholars Symposium

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Saturday, October 13, 2018

10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

At the Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms


Now in its 8th year, the Scholars Symposium was established to encourage rigorous scholarship related to the Arts and Crafts movement. This year's Symposium promises to be our biggest and best yet.  With lectures by new and noted scholars and a panel discussion on the American Art Pottery collection of Robert A. Ellison Jr., this program will be the first to feature the forthcoming Ellison collection book and will include all the authors.

Emerging Scholar:

Shelley Cathcart, Associate Curator at Old Sturbridge Village, Sturbridge, MA


Panel Discussion:
American Art Pottery: The Robert A. Ellison Jr. Collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen, Anthony W. and Lulu C Wang Curator of American Decorative Arts, The Metropolitan Museum of Art 

Dr. Martin Eidelberg, Professor Emeritus, Rutgers University

Adrienne Spinozzi, Assistant Research Curator of American Decorative Arts, The Metropolitan Museum of Art




$45 Member

$55 Non Member

$25 Student with ID

Scholars Symposium Tickets


The Symposium fee includes a boxed lunch on site.
Advanced registration is required. Space is limited.

We hope you'll join us and offer your support of Arts and Crafts scholarship!

17 August 2018

Please pardon our appearance!  There will be some construction on the property beginning Friday, July 27.

We are open during construction.



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