programs & events

Winter Speaker Series


Saturdays at 2 pm, January 7 - February 25


Spend Saturday afternoons with seven inspiring, 

enlightening and entertaining speakers this winter. From the 2016 election to global oceans, ISIS to the synergy between technology and fashion, the Newport Art Museum's Winter Speaker Series reveals new creative communities in some of today's most exciting fields. 


Save with a Series Subscription!

Purchase individual tickets below or enjoy all seven lectures, for the price of six, with a series subscription!


Thank you to our wonderful sponsors:

Cynthia Sinclair
Pam and Lee Bakalarski
Ron and Johanna Becker
Angela and Garry Fischer
George and Anita Furbish
Mary Jennings
Blenheim Newport
Cliffside Inn



Winter Speaker Series

2 pm     Newport Art Museum (76 Bellevue Avenue)

"Challenges, Opportunities and Environmental Issues Facing the Global Ocean.”

Bruce Corliss, Dean of the University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography

Mr. Corliss will discuss challenges, opportunities and environmental issues facing the Global oceans.