AIA Houston and the Antiquarium
THURSDAY, JANUARY 11, 2018
6:30 PM TO 8:30 PM
3021 Kirby Dr.
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org (space is limited!)
Dr. Walter Widrig, esteemed art historian and co-founder of the Houston Society of the Archaeological Institute of America, will present a special gallery talk on why the past is still relevant today.
Wine and refreshments will be served.
The Antiquarium will donate 10% of all unframed purchases made during the event to the Houston Society of the Archaeological Institute of America
Walter Widrig is Professor of Art History Emeritus at Rice University and chair of the department from 1982-1985. He is an Elected Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries, a Knight of the Republic of Italy, and recipient of the Alumni Gold Medal for Meritorious Service to Rice University. He was honored by the creation of the Summer Traveling Fellowship by students who excavated at Via Gabina
The Antiquarium is passionate about helping families, businesses, and institutions build meaningful collections while preserving important cultural artifacts. Founded in 1990 and family owned The Antiquarium is Houston and the Southwest’s leading resource for original antique prints and maps, one-of-a-kind gifts, and the highest quality custom framing. Its inventory spans more than six centuries of human thought and endeavor and includes museum quality items from the Middle Ages to Art Deco.