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1:00-3:30 p.m. Luncheon Meeting of the National Advisory Board and Board of Directors, Hilton Columbus Downtown. [By invitation only]
2:00-5:00 p.m. Registration, Hilton Columbus Downtown, Lobby, 401 N. High St., Columbus, OH 43215
6:30-8:30 p.m. FASA Welcome Reception & Exhibition: “Ohio Self-Taught” at Lindsay Gallery, 986 N. High St., Columbus, OH 43201.
Shuttle Bus will go between Gallery and Hotel.
Dinner on your own. Restaurant list will be provided.
7:30-8:45 a.m. - Late Registration, Hilton Columbus Downtown, Lobby
8:30 a.m. - Buses leave Hilton for House & Gallery Tours
9:00-10:00 a.m. - Visit Jules and Judy Garel’s Home, 12 Lyonsgate, 43209
10:30-11:30 a.m. - Visit Gallery 831, 831 S. Front St., 43206, for exhibition: “The Work of Mark Beyer from Thomas Wagner’s Collection”
11:45-12:30 - Visit Levent Isik Exhibition at Raw Gallery,112 E. Main St.
1:00-2:30 p.m. - Luncheon at Schmidt’s German Restaurant, 240 E. Kossuth St.
3:00-4:00 p.m. - Visit Home of LoAnn Crane, 1 Miranova Place, #515, 43215
4:30-5:30 p.m. - Visit the Pizutti Collection of Contemporary Art, 632 N. Park St.
5:30 p.m. - Return to Hilton Hotel
Dinner on your own. Restaurant List Provided.
Ticket, including Lunch, Tours, Admission & Bus..........$75
8:30 a.m. - Buses depart Hilton Hotel for Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E. Broad St., Columbus, OH 43215.
9:00-12:00 - Symposium at Columbus Museum of Art
“The Folk and Self-Taught Art of Ohio”
- 9:00-9:30 a.m. - Folk Art Society Awards and Meeting
- 9:30-10:00 a.m. - Nannette Maciejunes, Executive Director, Columbus Museum of Art, “The Columbus Museum’s Vision for Folk Art.”
- 10:00-10:30 a.m. - John Moe, Senior Lecturer, Ohio State University, Department of English and Center for Folklore Studies, “Elijah Pierce.”
- 10:30-10:45 a.m. - Break
- 10:45-11:15 a.m. - Mark Chepp, Executive Director, Southern Ohio Museum, “The Hartman Rock Garden.”
- 11:15-11:45 a.m. - Michael Hall, Sculptor, Collector, Adjunct Curator of Folk Art, Columbus Museum of Art, “Folk Art at the Columbus Museum: A Work in Progress.”
12:00-1:00 p.m. - Luncheon at Columbus Museum of Art
1:00-1:30 p.m. - Book Signing with Michael Hall
1:00-3:00 p.m. - Visit the CMA Galleries & Book Store
Special Exhibition: “Counterpoint: Works by Folk and Self-Taught Artists at the Columbus Museum of Art.”
3:00 p.m. - Buses will drop passengers at Wexner Center for the Arts (1871 N. High St.) and proceed to Hilton Hotel. (Wexner visitors return on their own.)
3:30-5:30 - Free time to explore Art Galleries & Shops of Downtown Columbus
Ticket, including symposium, lunch and bus.......................$50.
6:00-6:30 p.m. - Cocktail Reception at Hilton, Robert King Room
6:30-10:00 p.m. - Dinner with Silent & Live Auction, Hilton, Robert King Room
Ticket, including reception, dinner and auction..................$125
9:00 a.m. - Buses depart Hilton Hotel for Trip to Springfield, OH