Where: The David M. Rubenstein Leadership Hall, Fred W. Smith National Library
3600 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, Virginia 22121
When: Friday, May 27 – Sunday, May 29, 2016
Details: The 2016 Mount Vernon Art and Architecture Symposium draws together leading curators, historians, art historians, and preservationists as they reconsider iconic images and landmark structures of early America. Retrace the steps of artists whose unforgettable images of the Revolution and its heroes still shape American identity. Revisit long-lost interiors that gave physical form to the ideals and aspirations of the new Republic, from Baltimore garden rooms, to Boston parlors, to Mount Vernon’s piazza.
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