En Plein Air Watercolor Workshop
October 26, 2019 12:30pm - 4pm
Join painter Rob Finn for an En Plein Air Watercolor Workshop. Be inspired by the picturesque scenes on the farm and learn about various watercolor techniques. Rob will give a one hour demonstration showing principles of depth, layering and wet-on-wet painting techniques. Guests can choose to participate in the demo or choose a site at any time to work on their own pieces. Travel watercolor sets, brushes and paper will be available but guests are encouraged to bring their own materials if they wish. Light refreshments will be provided.
$20 for adults, $15 for students
To see more of Rob's work, follow the link.
One-day symposium on historic and contemporary concrete residential architecture
November 9, 2019 | 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
The Raymond Farm Center (RFC) has teamed up with the Custom Residential Architecture Network (CRAN®) and the American Institute of Architects (AIA) in a one-day symposium titled “BEYOND BRUT: Residential Architecture in Concrete” focusing on historic and contemporary residential architecture in concrete. Our speakers will look at the works of architects and designers including Antonin & Noémi Raymond, Le Corbusier, Frank Lloyd Wright, Rudolf Schindler, John Lautner, Tadao Ando, Toyo Ito, and other contemporary architects.
S P E A K E R S + T O P I C S :
John DeFazio, AIA + RFC Executive Director
The Reinzaka House + Antonin & Noémi Raymond
Pioneering Concrete Architecture in Japan
Manisha Shodhan Basu
Shodhan Villa - Concept to Creation
A Walk Through of Le Corbusier’s Last Residential Work
James Steele, Ph.D.
Conflicting Influences on Japanese Modernism
Between Earth and Heaven: The Architecture of John Lautner
Stuart Narofsky, FAIA
Panel Discussion + Q & A