Past Events

    Video recordings of past events can be viewed at this link

    Upcoming Events

    Thursday, May 16, 2024, 6 p.m. (Reception at 5:30)

    Donald R. Friary Symposium. Hybrid Event.  Reimagining Eighteenth-Century Decorative Arts in Museums Today. A Conversation with Fellow Member Nonie Gadsden, Katharine Lane Weems Senior Curator of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston;  Jennifer L. Anderson, Associate Professor of History, Stony Brook University; and R. Ruthie Dibble, Robert N. Shapiro Curator of American Decorative Art, Peabody Essex Museum.


    June 6-7, 2024

    Graduate Student Forum


    All in-person events take place at 87 Mount Vernon St., Boston MA 02108 and are free and open to the public. They can also be joined online at To participate in an online-only event, use the Zoom link posted on this website next to the listing for that event.