TOURS for Summer/Fall 2018

 

MONTANA: ART & ARCHITECTURE + Yellowstone
July 19 - 23
 
SCOTLAND: GLASGOW, EDINBURGH and DUNDEE
September 17 – 25
 
FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT in MASON CITY, IOWA
(Bus trip from Madison WI to Mason City IA, with stops en route)
October 26 - 28
 
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS: Victorian Society in America Study Tour
November 8 - 10

 


TOUR DESCRIPTIONS: 

MONTANA: ART & ARCHITECTURE in Big Sky Country, plus Yellowstone
July 19 - 23, 2018

Helburn House (Richard Neutra, 1950)
Ensamble Studio Domo 2015, Tippet Rise
Valley of the Moon Ranch (Emilio Ambasz)

Based in Bozeman, excursions to Helburn House by Richard Neutra; Tippet Rise Art Center (Fishtail MT); tour Butte en route to Valley of the Moon Ranch (near Missoula); and Yellowstone National Park.

 

SCOTLAND: GLASGOW, EDINBURGH and DUNDEE
September 17 – 25, 2018

Victoria & Albert Museum of Design, Dundee
Scottish Parliament Building, Edinburgh
Glasgow School of Art

The great Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh flourished around the turn of the 20th century, leaving a grand legacy, mostly in Glasgow. 2018 marks the 150th anniversary of his birth, and Glasgow will be celebrating. We’ll visit many of his buildings, including Mackintosh House, House for an Art Lover, The Glasgow School of Art, Willow Tea Rooms. Enjoy special visits to the studio of Andy Goldsworthy and a land/art project of Charles Jencks in Dumfriesshire. In Edinburgh, see the Scottish Parliament, the Museum of Scotland, and more. Conclude with an excursion to Dundee to see the brand-new Victoria & Albert Museum of Design, the only other Victoria & Albert museum venue anywhere in the world outside London, AND MUCH MORE!

 

FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT in MASON CITY, IOWA
November 8 – 10, 2018

Historic Park Inn Hotel, Mason City
Stockman House, Mason City

Join members and friends of Wright in Wisconsin on a three-day bus tour departing from Madison, Wisconsin to Mason City, Iowa. We will be staying at the Wright- designed Historic Park Inn Hotel, touring the hotel, the Wright-designed Stockman House, and houses by Wright associates Walter Burley Griffin, William Drummond, and others in Mason City. We will also visit private houses by Frank Lloyd Wright en route to and from Mason City: the Delbert Meier House in Monona IA and the Patrick Kinney House in Lancaster WI.

 

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS: VICTORIAN SOCIETY in AMERICA Study Tour
NOVEMBER 8 – 10, 2018

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Moshe Safdie, 2011, Bentonville
 Thorncrown Chapel, Fay Jones, 1980, Eureka Springs 
Headquarters House, 1853, Fayetteville

Non-members welcome to join this tour organized for the Victorian Society in American to explore Victorian-era architecture and work by architect Fay Jones (1926-2004) in Bentonville, Eureka Springs, and Fayetteville AR. PLUS Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art (2011) by architect Moshe Safdie

 

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