April 2, 2020 | 10am - 8pm
Pick-up/Drop-off: James Renwick Alliance, 5335 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, 20015
APRIL 2, 2020 | Join the JRA in an Arts & Architecture tour of Annapolis to see three distinct collectors' homes, two artist visit, and lunch. Each collection features very different architectural styles and collections. Guests will experience the modern collection and architecture of Kitty and Tom Stoner, the award-winning minimalist farmhouse of Marilyn Lyons and the international eclectic collection of Janet and Bill Pearson set in a traditional home on 150 acres.
10am Bus leaves DC area 11am Visit to the home of calligraphy/watercolor artist Joan Machinchick with guest artist Carole Falk, amodern abstract painter 12:15pm Lunch at the historic Reynolds Tavern in downtown Annapolis 2pm Visit the home of Marilyn Lyons and hear from the Architect Wayne Good. This home won Southern Living Magazine's 2009 Best New Home Award and mixes multiple types of glass windows that span the tall gables that look out onto the bay. 3:15pm Visit the home and studios of JRA members Richard and Lin Foa. Tour Lin's working kiln-formed glass studio space and Rich's woodshop as well as their, often eclectic, collection of glass, paintings, and sculpture by regionally and nationally known artists. 4:30pm Visit the international eclectic collection of Bill Pearson and Janet Richardson-Pearson set in a traditional farmhouse on 150 acres and hear from their architect, Bob Hammond of Hammond Wilson Architects, PC. 5:40pm Visit the coveted collection of Kitty and Tom Stoner featuring Robert Smithson, Alexander Calder, Barbara Hepworth, Anish Kapoor, Sol LeWitt, Auguste Rodin and Pablo Picasso, in addition to a number of contemporary video artists. In addition, view their unique garden mentioned in “Visionary Landscapes: Japanese Garden Design in North America” 7:50pm Bus arrives back in DC area