Distinguished Scholar Lecture Series
at the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum
Funded by the Horatio Hall Whitridge and Gracia Grieb Whitridge Lecture Series Endowment
A Colonial Williamsburg Admissions Ticket, Museum Pass, or Good Neighbor Card provides access for the public for most lectures. See individual lecture descriptions for any additional ticket or reservation requirements.
Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 5:30 p.m.
Tales from the Road and Folk Art
Antiques appraiser, Ken Farmer will discuss his experiences on PBS's Antiques Roadshow as a folk art expert. How did the popular television show get its start, and what have been some of the highlights? Throughout the talk, Farmer will discuss what folk art is and how perceptions about it are changing as enthusiasts are collecting at every level.
$5.00 ticket in addition to Museum admissions, free reservation for CWF employees and volunteers, W&M students and faculty
Programs and exhibitions at the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum are supported by the DeWitt Wallace Endowment Fund.