Event Schedule

The conference will be held on Saturday, September 12, 2020
at the 92nd Street Y located at 1395 Lexington Avenue at 92nd St., New York City
The conference is open for continental breakfast at 8:30 a.m.
The event begins at 9 a.m. with opening remarks.

Morning Program

Keynote Speaker:
Beth Wees, Jewelry for America

John Nels Hatleberg, An Affinity for Gems

Elyse Zorn Karlin (mini lecture) The Jewelry of Peter Lindenauer


Jeannine Falino, The Circle and the Line, Over 70 Years of Designs by Betty Cooke

Annamarie Sandecki,
Notably American: Tiffany & Co Jewelry at the 1900 Paris Exposition Universelle

Lunch on your own

Afternoon Program

Elyse Zorn Karlin (mini lectures) Diamond Jim Brady and The Jewelry of Robert Lee Morris

Tom Herman, Analyzing Plique-a-Jour Jewelry by Marcus & Co. and the Montilja Poppy Project


Lois Sherr Dubin, Floral Journey: Native North American Flower Beadwork

Jonathan Wahl
, Jonathan Wahl, Artist & Director of the 92nd Street Y Jewelry Program

Study Day

Our Study Day, which is limited to only 25 people, will take place on Friday, September 11. It will include a curator’s tour of jewelry in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, lunch and a second event in the afternoon to be announced soon.

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