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Upcoming Events: The Art of Seating

Thursday, September 18 at noon

Julia Hood, co-curator of The Art of Seating:Two Hundred Years of American Design, will speak on the distinctions of studio furniture and examine two chairs, one of which was made in the mountains of North Carolina.

Thursday, September 18 at 5:30 p.m.

A talk about the influential modernist movement in art, architecture, and design that flourished in North Carolina during the mid-20th century.

Thursday, October 2 at 4:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Gather at the Museum for a casual evenings with music, refreshments, and special programs!  Experience the chairs of the Sutton Initiative for Design Education at Salem College.

Saturday, September 27 at 10 a.m.

Join us for a two-hour walking tour of the barns, dairy, and staff quarters, and listen to oral histories of the people who lived and worked on the estate. Tour begins in the auditorium of the Museum.

About the Exhibition 
The Art of Seating is organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Jacksonville in collaboration with the Thomas H. and Diane DeMell Jacobsen Ph.D. Foundation and is toured by International Arts & Artists, Washington, DC. 

Reynolda House is grateful for the generous support of The Art of Seating from Major Sponsor The David R. Hayworth Foundation. The Museum is also grateful for the support from Contributing Sponsors Leonard Ryden Burr Real Estate and Telos Furniture/Michael and Elizabeth Felsen; and Exhibition Sponsors Senator and Mrs. James T. Broyhill, and Martha and Charles Sutton.

9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
1:30-4:30 p.m.
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Reynolda House Museum of American Art is one of the nation's premier American art museums, with masterpieces by Mary Cassatt, Frederic Church, Jacob Lawrence, Georgia O'Keeffe and Gilbert Stuart among its collection.  Affiliated with Wake Forest University, Reynolda House features changing exhibitions, concerts, lectures, classes, film screenings and other events.  The museum is located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina in the historic 1917 estate of Katharine Smith Reynolds and her husband, Richard Joshua Reynolds, founder of the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company. Reynolda House and adjacent Reynolda Gardens and Reynolda Village feature a spectacular public garden, dining, shopping and walking trails.