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2018 Art & Antiques Show Comes To Prime Osborn Convention Center Nov. 29-Dec. 2

Hosted by The Women's Board To Benefit Wolfson Children's Hospital

Published Thursday, November 8, 2018

 

The Women’s Board of Wolfson Children’s Hospital will welcome acclaimed designers, collectors and fashion influencers to Jacksonville from Nov. 29 to Dec. 2 at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center.

 

 “We invite everyone to the Art & Antiques Show to celebrate art, fashion, décor and more from every era and around the world,” said Marleigh Gulliford, who is chairing this year’s Art & Antiques Show with Claudia Adams, Liza Barnett Emmet and Holland Gibbs. “There is something for everyone to enjoy and we are thrilled to be raising awareness for Wolfson Children’s Hospital.”

 

In addition to over 30 recognized art and antiques dealers, the 2018 Art & Antiques Show will host lecturers and special guests to include fashion designer and vintage Lilly Pulitzer collector, Keni Valenti; award-winning interior designer Leta Austin Foster; Mary Aarons, daughter of famed celebrity photographer Slim Aarons; fashion magazine journalist and author Kathryn Livingston; and Juli Catlin, FASID, and William Nash, antiques expert. The event will conclude with the Children’s Fashion Show on Sunday, featuring current and former patients of Wolfson Children’s Hospital.

 

Daily admission to the show is $15. Lecture tickets are $30. Tickets to the Children’s Fashion Show are $10 for adults, $5 for children and free to children 5 and under. Proceeds benefit Wolfson Children’s Hospital and the new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit to care for the smallest patients.

 

Show hours are from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Friday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday and 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are available online at www.artandantiquesshow.com, by phone at (904) 202-2886 or email womensboard@bmcjax.com.

 

For more information and a complete show schedule, visit the Art & Antiques show website.

 

 

Juli Catlin & William Nash Thursday, Nov. 29, 1 pm — 2 pm Catlin Design and E.W. Nash & Sons Jacksonville, Florida 

 

 

Leta Austin Foster Friday, Nov. 20, 10 am — 11 am Interior Designer Palm Beach, Florida Book Signing to Follow (Traditional Interiors by Brian D. Coleman)

 

 

Mary Aarons Friday, Nov. 30, 1 pm — 2 pm Daughter of famed photographer Slim Aarons Boston, Massachusetts Includes access to Slim Aarons exhibit

 

 

Keni Valenti Saturday, Dec. 1, 10 am — 11 am Fashion Designer and Vintage Lilly Pulitzer Collector Joshua Tree, California Includes access to Lilly Pulitzer Museum Collection

 

 

Kathryn Livingston Saturday, Dec. 1, 1 pm — 2 pm Author of Lilly: Palm Beach, Tropical Glamour and the Birth of a Fashion Legend New York, New York Book Signing to Follow

 

 

Vintage Lilly Pulitzer headdress and dress courtesy of collector Keni Valenti

 

About The Women’s Board of Wolfson Children’s Hospital Art & Antiques Show

The Wolfson Children’s Hospital Women’s Board founded its annual Art & Antiques Show in 1977 to raise community awareness of Wolfson’s unique facility and fund state-of-the-art services, programs, equipment and facilities to provide the best health care for all children in the Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia region. For more information, visit www.womensboardwolfsonchildrenshospital.com and follow The Women’s Board on Facebook at www.facebook.com/womensboardwch

 

About The Women’s Board of Wolfson Children’s Hospital

Established in 1973 by Ellen Cavert, the ongoing mission of the all-volunteer Women’s Board is to raise community awareness and fund state-of-the-art infrastructure, programming and services for Wolfson Children’s Hospital—the only dedicated children’s inpatient health care facility in the region. Since its inception, The Women’s Board has raised more than $31 million in support of Wolfson Children’s Hospital to ensure the advancement of first-rate medical care for all children. Two annual fundraisers, the Art & Antiques Show and Florida Forum Speaker series, enable the Board to donate more than $1 million a year to Wolfson Children’s Hospital.

 

CONTACT

Maxine McBride

(904) 280-7960 or

maxine@clockworkmarketing.com

 

Janet Reagor

(904) 424-5368

janetreagor@msn.com