Winter Speaker Series

January 6, 2018 - February 17, 2018
Recurring weekly on Saturday
2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Museum members: $15, Non-members: $20, Students: $6; Series Pass for all 7 lectures: $90 for Museum members, $120 for non-members
Location: Newport Art Museum
76 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, RI 02840
(401) 848-8200

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This year marks the 90th Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum! Spend Saturday afternoons with seven inspiring, enlightening and entertaining speakers this winter. Topics include assessing Trump's presidency, art in public places, the future of museums, the fate of newspapers in the digital age, and more. The Newport Art Museum's Winter Speaker Series reveals new creative communities in some of today's most exciting fields. All lectures begin at 2pm and are followed by a tea reception.

2018 Schedule:

January 6 | Darrell West “Assessing the Trump Presidency”

January 13 | Stephanie Fortunato “Art in Public Places”

January 20 | Roger Mandle “The Future of Museums”

January 27 | Edward Achorn “The Scoop: The Fate of Newspapers in the Digital Age”

February 3 | Carol Troyen “The Stories Behind the Art of Edward Hopper”

February 10 | Sarah Coffin “Jazz Age Design: America Goes Global Then and Now”

February 17 | John Jackson “Drones: The Technological Future of Unmanned Systems”


Museum members: $15
Non-members: $20
Students: $8

Series Pass:
Members: $90
Non-members: $120

Ticket price includes lecture and tea reception.

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Winter Speaker Series
  • January 6, 2018 - February 17, 2018
  • Newport Art Museum
  • Museum members: $15, Non-members: $20, Students: $6; Series Pass for all 7 lectures: $90 for Museum members, $120 for non-members
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday