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French drawing room at Hillwood

The Luxury of Clay Lecture Series

Explore stories behind porcelain past and present.

Upcoming Events

Join Roberto Lugo, American artist, ceramicist, social activist, spoken word poet, and educator, for a conversation with curator Rebecca Tilles

Wednesday 23 March - 6:30 to 7:30pm
Online via Zoom
$10, Free for Hillwood members

Explore the porcelain collections of Consuelo Vanderbilt, the original American “Dollar Heiress,” Anna Thompson Dodge, heiress to one of American’s great automotive fortunes, and businesswoman, collector, and philanthropist Marjorie Merriweather Post.

Wednesday 6 April - 5:30 to 7:30pm
At Hillwood OR via Zoom
In person $12-22; Livestream $0-10

Artist Chris Antemann describes the development of her ceramic artwork inspired by eighteenth-century porcelain figures--such as the two elaborate centerpieces displayed in Hillwood's dining and breakfast rooms.

Thursday 21 April - 6:30 to 7:30pm
Online via Zoom
$10, Free for Hillwood members