The House Beautiful Lecture Series 2018

Evergreen Museum & Library’s annual spring lecture series, The House Beautiful, presents a trio of illustrated talks by notable experts and authors in the fields of architecture, artistic design, and decorative arts.

The Patterson Theater

Like many generations before me, the bright red sign with their marquee lights, sticky theater floors and smell of buttery popcorn gives one thoughts of nostalgia and all the “warm and fuzzies.”

Baltimore Basilica

I am still reminiscing about how detailed and beautiful your architecture was in the summer of 2006. I was much younger then, but I can still remember the way you made me feel when I first walked in with my grandmother that pleasant Sunday. It is now 2017, and my feelings have only grown for you.

1307 Park Avenue Letter #2

I miss you dearly and cannot wait until the day we can see each other again. I am so sad for you, as you wait to get the answers you desire with Zelda’s condition. It pains me to know that you cannot enclose your walls to the whims and sorrows of Francis.

2017 Year in Review

2017 marked the BAF’s 30th anniversary, a milestone that presented the board of directors under the leadership of Rob Brennan, AIA, a great opportunity to look to the past and lay the groundwork for the future, as the foundation expands its programs and audience.