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Exhibition Lecture: Meet the Expert: A Passion for Collecting Posters
Wednesday, May 24
Members: $8, Public: $15 Buy tickets
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What makes a poster valuable? Why are some image more popular than others? Jack Rennert, premier vintage poster dealer, author, and expert will lead a lively discussion on collecting posters in today’s market. Mr. Rennert will speak on the history of collecting, the art on connoisseurship, important discoveries, noteworthy sales, and collecting trends that affect vintage poster dealers and collectors. It may inspire you to start your own collection!
Ticket Refund Policy: Tickets are fully refundable up to 72 hours prior to the event.
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Hats Off: Mother's Day Tea
Sunday, May 14
Join us for our annual Mother's Day Tea, hats optional, but encouraged! Relax in the Gilded Age luxury of our historic Ballroom while enjoying live music and an appearance from Chicago Millinery Collective. Read more
Jazz Cabaret - Dizzy at 100
Friday, May 19
Presented in partnership with WDCB, 90.9 FM. Don't miss the chance to hear some of the nation's foremost trumpeters reflect on the life and influence of a legendary virtuoso. Read more
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