Professor Mosette Broderick to Speak in Newport, RI

19 Oct

Friday, October 21, 2016
The Breakers Stable & Carriage House, Coggeshall Avenue, Newport, RI
1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Join us for an exploration of the opulent primary residences and social context of the Vanderbilts and other notable families in metropolitan New York, far from the summer colony at Newport, at the dawn of the 20th century.  Offered in partnership with the Newport Restoration Foundation, Newport Historical Society, and Newport Art Museum.


An Aristocracy of Wealth: The Gilded Age in New York
Jeannine Fallino, critic, museum consultant and independent curator

New York’s Private Clubs: Gilded Refuges
Dr. Mosette Broderick, Director of Urban Design & Architecture Studies, New York University
Director, MA in Historical and Sustainable Architecture, London
Director, Urban Design in London Summer Program

The Lost Vanderbilt Homes of New York City
Robert King, author and architectural historian

Newporters at Home – in New York
Paul Miller, Curator, The Preservation Society of Newport County


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