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Curator Confidential: The Art of Architecture: Beaux-Arts Drawings from the Peter May Collection

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Curator Confidential: The Art of Architecture: Beaux-Arts Drawings from the Peter May Collection
Marilyn Satin Kushner
Wed, May 12, 2021 | 5:00-5:45 pm ET | Free for Members

Take a deep dive into our exhibitions and collections in this live event on Zoom that’s reserved exclusively for New-York Historical Members. Not a Member yet? Join us today!

EVENT DETAILS

Join Marilyn Satin Kushner, New-York Historical's curator of prints, photographs, and architectural collections, as she presents the exhibition, The Art of Architecture: Beaux-Arts Drawings from the Peter May Collection, in conversation with Maureen Cassidy-Geiger, editor and co-author of the impressive catalogue of this vast yet little-known private collection. Explore Beaux-Arts architecture and training in Europe, its influence on American architecture, and how Peter May amassed this superb collection.

RESERVING TICKETS

Tickets are free for Members
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After you register, you will receive a confirmation email. One day before the event, you will receive an email from membership@nyhistory.org with the Zoom link and instructions on how to join the event.

View previously recorded episodes on our Curator Confidential YouTube playlist.

Photo: Henry Guillot de Juilly (1822- ca. 1906). Twelve-hour assignment for a garden ballroom: elevation, plan and cross-section, 1846.

Creative: Tronvig Group