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Curator Confidential: The Art of Architecture: Beaux-Arts Drawings from the Peter May Collection
Marilyn Satin Kushner
Wed, May 12, 2021 | 5:00-5:45 pm ET | Free for Members

Take a deep dive into our exhibitions and collections in this live event on Zoom that’s reserved exclusively for New-York Historical Members. Not a Member yet? Join us today!


Join Marilyn Satin Kushner, New-York Historical's curator of prints, photographs, and architectural collections, as she presents the exhibition, The Art of Architecture: Beaux-Arts Drawings from the Peter May Collection, in conversation with Maureen Cassidy-Geiger, editor and co-author of the impressive catalogue of this vast yet little-known private collection. Explore Beaux-Arts architecture and training in Europe, its influence on American architecture, and how Peter May amassed this superb collection.


Tickets are free for Members
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After you register, you will receive a confirmation email. One day before the event, you will receive an email from with the Zoom link and instructions on how to join the event.

View previously recorded episodes on our Curator Confidential YouTube playlist.

Photo: Henry Guillot de Juilly (1822- ca. 1906). Twelve-hour assignment for a garden ballroom: elevation, plan and cross-section, 1846.

Creative: Tronvig Group