programs & events

Winter Speaker Series


Saturdays at 2 pm, January 6 - February 17


This year marks the 90th Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum! Spend Saturday afternoons with seven inspiring, enlightening and entertaining speakers this winter. Topics include assessing Trump's presidency, art in public places, the future of museums, the fate of newspapers in the digital age, and more. The Newport Art Museum's Winter Speaker Series reveals new creative communities in some of today's most exciting fields. 


Special thanks to this year's sponsors: 

Lee and Pam Bakalarski
Lockett Ford Ballard, Jr., in memory of Canon & Mrs. Lockett Ford Ballard
Ron and Johanna Becker
​George and Anita Furbish
​Mary Jennings
Rich Hudson of Hudson Photography
Cynthia Sinclair
Shaw's Middletown
Cliffside Inn
The Hope Foundation
La Farge Perry House


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Purchase individual tickets below or enjoy all seven lectures, for the price of six.


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