[Virtual] Docent Led Tour of CONNECTIONS: Contemporary Craft at The Renwick
Our guide will be master docent Betsy Hennigan. Limited to Harvard Club Members.
Connections is the Renwick Gallery’s dynamic ongoing permanent collection presentation, featuring more than 80 objects celebrating craft as a discipline and an approach to living differently in the modern world. The installation includes iconic favorites alongside new acquisitions.
When: Wednesday, February 17, 2021
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Fee: Free to Club Members
Zoom Information will be sent to all participants prior to the event.
Betsy Hennigan has been a docent with the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Renwick Gallery for 10 years, giving tours to visitors and working on a variety of museum programs. She served as the Chair of this 100+ member group, led a recent fund raising endowment effort to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the SAAM Docent Corps, and been a leader in museum programs for people with dementia and people with low or no vision. She is an art collector, often supporting up and coming artists and masterful hobbyists. She has lived in the northern Virginia area her whole life and worked for the Defense Intelligence Agency before her retirement a few years ago.