CONNOISSEURSHIP: LECTURE SERIES
The 2014 - 2015 Fireman's Fund Lecture Series
The Appraisers Association is committed to ongoing education for appraisers and arts professionals and each season organizes a six-part slide lecture series in New York City, given by specialists in the fine and decorative arts and focusing on specific areas in depth. Within the context of the talk, the expert provides historical background, an overview of the field, establishes current values and market trends, addresses problems of copies and forgeries and considers a variety of additional relevant issues. Following the lecture there is a reception providing networking and social opportunities for members of the audience.
Members earn 1.5 CE credits per lecture (9 for full series).
Advanced registration is required. Please see below.
All lectures take place at the National Arts Club, 15 Gramercy Park South, New York, NY 10003
Wine and Welcome begins at 5:50pm
Lecture begins at 6:10pm
Reception follows at 7:20pm
Monday, October 6, 2014
Adam Hutter (Hutter Auction Galleries)
Granny's Attic on Park Avenue
Monday, December 1, 2014
Alan Fausel (Bonhams)
Copies and Their Influence in the Art Market
Monday, February 2, 2015
Edward Yee, Ph.D., AAA (Penelope Dixon & Associates)
Issues in Appraising Photography: Classic to Contemporary
Monday, March 2, 2015
Stuart Slavid (Skinner, Inc.)
Got Wedgwood? The State of Today's English Ceramics
Monday, April 6, 2015
Arlene Silvers (National Liberty Museum)
Contemporary Glass and The Secondary Market
Monday, May 4, 2015
Ed Jaster and Aviva Lehman (Heritage Auctions)
Free for Associate and Student Members (RSVP required)
$10 Certified, Accredited, Life, Emeritus and Allied Professional Members
$20 Non-Members / General Admission
To register for individual lectures, please click on the date of the lecture for which you would like to register, above.
NOTE: Jeans are not permited, and men are required to wear jackets at the National Arts Club. For more information on the dress code, please visit the National Arts Club's website.
Registration Policies for Fireman's Fund Lectures: All attendees must register in advance; seats are limited. Email confirmation will be sent upon receipt of payment. Registration is accepted only with payment. NO REFUNDS.
Information on the 2013-2014 Fireman's Fund Lecture Series
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