Antiques & Garden Fair

Lecture Series

Meet the internationally-known design and entertaining experts who headline this year’s Fair.

  • Tickets are available online and at the Visitor Center.
  • Book signing immediately follows each lecture.
MIles Redd
Lecture by Miles Redd

"Decoration and Inspiration"
Friday, April 11
11 a.m.

Alsdorf Auditorium, Regenstein Center

Buy Tickets

Advance (purchased on or before April 10) member/nonmember: $80/$85
Fair weekend (purchased after April 10) member/nonmember: $85/$90
Combination (Redd/Rollins lectures) member/nonmember: $130/$135 nonmembers
This lecture ticket includes a three-day Fair pass.

Miles Redd is known for his quirky brand of cozy glamour. His trademark approach to design has brought to life rooms infused with boldness, fantasy, and sophistication. Redd embarked on his career after graduating from New York University, honing his skills with luminary antiques dealer John Rosselli and decorator Bunny Williams. In 1998, he opened his own design firm in New York City’s NoHo. Redd was the creative director of Oscar de la Renta Home from 2003 to 2013, and his work has been featured in Vogue, W, House Beautiful, Décor, Veranda, and Architectural Digest. He was most recently honored as one of Architectural Digest’s “AD 100” in 2012, 2013, and 2014.

Click the book below to purchase Miles Redd's The Big Book of Chic.

The Big Book of Chic

Danielle Rollins
Lecture by Danielle Rollins

"Gracious Living & Stylish Entertaining"
Saturday, April 12
11 a.m.

Alsdorf Auditorium, Regenstein Center

Buy Tickets

Advance (purchased on or before April 10) member/nonmember: $70/$75
Fair weekend (purchased after April 10) member/nonmember: $75/$80
Combination (Redd/Rollins lectures) member/nonmember: $130/$135 nonmembers
This lecture ticket includes a three-day Fair pass.

Author of the bestseller Soirée: Entertaining with Style and contributing editor for Veranda, Danielle Rollins is quickly becoming one of the nation’s leading style experts. She has combined her vast creative energy, writing acumen, and exquisite eye for detail to unveil her website, DanielleDRollins.com. Mixing a dash of glamour with an approachable flair, Rollins sets the standard for gracious living and stylish entertaining. Channeling the style of Grace Kelly, the wit of Lucille Ball, and the decorating and entertaining approach of Dorothy Draper (mixed with a little fantasy from the ever-imaginative, flamboyant Elsie de Wolfe), she inspires and encourages others to celebrate any and every opportunity to create a memory.

Click the book below to purchase Danielle Rollins's Soiree: Entertaining with Style.

 Soiree: Entertaining with Style