Malkin Lecture Series

Produced by Park Avenue Armory


The Malkin Lecture Series features distinguished speakers about the Park Avenue Armory and its pivotal role in the civic, cultural and aesthetic evolution of New York City in the late 19th century. 

New York’s Gilded Ages: Wealth and Power in the 19th and 21st Centuries
Sven Beckert, Harvard Univeristy historian and Louis Uchitelle, economics writer at The New York Times

Out of Uniform: The Artful Interiors of the Armory
Karen Zukowski, former curator of Olana and Pauline Metcalf, historian, designer and writer who specializes in late 19th- and early 20th-century houses

Artistic Interiors: The Public, Private and Personal Interior Design of Louis C. Tiffany,
Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen, Wang Curator of American Decorative Arts, Metropolitan Museum of Art and Nina Gray, co-curator, A New Light on Tiffany, Clara Driscoll and the Tiffany Girls, New-York Historical Society
Stephen Lash, Chairman of Christie’s (Moderator)

The Malkin Lecture Series is funded by a generous grant from Mr. and Mrs. Peter L. Malkin and The Malkin Fund, Inc.