2008 Event Archives

Saturday, December 6, 2008
Heather Becker, CEO of Chicago Conservation Center, "Mural Conservation and Chicago Murals."

Thursday, November 20, 2008
Frederic Clay Bartlett Lectures on American Artists and Collections.
Mel Theobald, photography lecture on "Illinois Landscapes."

Saturday, November 1, 2008
Architect Anne Sullivan, Thornton Tomasetti Inc., "Timber Frame Construction Techniques of
Colonial New England."

Saturday, October 4, 2008
Heather Plazing-Manning, Society of Architectural Historians,"Egyptian Revival: Art, Architecture
and Collectibles."

August 21, 2008
Eigenschank Lectures on American Music
"The Music from Down River: The Evolution of Early American Music into Today's Popular Music."
Speaker: David Mannowitz

July 14, 2008
Frederic Clay Bartlett Lectures on American Artists and Collections
"Frederic Clay Bartlett: Artist and Collector"
Speaker: Bill Tyre

May 31, 2008
Women Designers of Tiffany's Studios
Speaker: Monica Obniski

April 5, 2008
Chicago's Most Endangered Historic Structures
Speaker: Jonathan Fine of Preservation Chicago

March 1, 2008
Preserving and Replicating Historic Stained Glass: Conservation vs. Restoration
Speaker: Bill Klopsch

February 16, 2008
Windows of the Presbytery
A historical survey and critique behind the art and stained glass windows of the Presbytery. Featured windows shall include windows from First Presbyterian Church; Second Presbyterian Church; Fourth Presbyterian Church and Lakeview Presbyterian Church of Chicago, along with First Presbyterian Church of Lake Forest, First Presbyterian Church of Evanston, Riverside Presbyterian Church and other historic suburban congregations within the Chicago Presbytery.


*All photos by Martin Cheung unless otherwise noted
*Interior sanctuary photo by James Caulfield