Preliminary Schedule

Tuesday, June 6

1:30-4:30 Registration and packet pickup
3:00-5:00 Self-guided tour of Unitarian Church
3:00-4:00 Case Study: The Unitarian Church
Brian Pfeiffer, Architectural Historian
Pen Austin, Plasterer and Conservation Mason
5:00-5:15 Welcome & Opening Remarks
5:15-6:15 Lecture: Keynote Speaker
Paul Goldberger, Architectural Critic and educator
6:30-8:00 Private Reception at the Nantucket Yacht Club for Conference Attendees

Wednesday, June 7

8:30 – 9:00 Registration & Coffee
9:00 -9:15 Introduction
9:15 – 9:45 Lecture: American Architectural Trends
Catherine Zipf, Executive Director, Bristol Historical and Preservation Society
9:45- 10:15 Lecture: 18th Century Interiors
Peter Kenny, Co-President, Classical American Homes Preservation Trust
10:15- 10:45 Lecture: New England 18th Century Landscapes
Therese O’Malley, Associate Dean, Center for Advanced  Study in the Visual Arts, National Gallery of Art
10:45-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00–11:30 Lecture:  Nantucket in the Golden Age
11:30- 12:00 Lecture: An Overview of Nantucket Architecture
Brian Pfeiffer, Architectural Historian
12:00-1:30 Lunch
1:30 -3:00 Optional Case Study Break-out Sessions A, B, C

A. Hadwen House Restoration
Catherine Taylor, Director of Department of Museum Resources, Nantucket Historical Association
Michael Harrison, Robyn and John Davis Chief Curator, Nantucket Historical Association
Linda Stevenson, University of Florida, Co-Director, Preservation Institute Nantucket
B. 86 Main Street Restoration
Brian Pfeiffer, Architectural Historian
Pen Austin, Plasterer and Conservation Mason
C. Historic Interiors and Streetscapes Study
Marty Hylton, University of Florida, Co-Director, Preservation Institute Nantucket

3:00-5:00 Tour:  Behind the Scenes, Golden Age Homes
5:30-7:00 Show & reception: Clean lines on the Horizon
AAN, Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery, 19 Washington St

Thursday, June 8

9:00-10:00 Field Trip to Sconset via Milestone Rd,
Lecture: The Natural Landscape
Jim Lentowski, Executive Director, Nantucket Conservation Fdtn
Betsy Grubbs, Executive Director, Sconset Trust
Allen Reinhard, Nantucket Islands Land Bank
10:00-10:15 ‘Sconset Chapel – Introduction
10:15-10:45 ‘Sconset Chapel
Lecture:  Sconset Architecture and Classical Influences
Michael May
11:00-12:30 Tour: Summer homes of the Golden Age
Maps provided, docents on site
12:45-2:15 Lunch, The Chanticleer
2:30 Return to downtown Main Street
 3:00-5:00 Self-guided Walking Tour: Nantucket Town Public Buildings
Maps provided, docents on site
5:30-6:30 Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum
Open House
6:30 Closing Reception & Cocktails,
Great Harbor Yacht Club