Date(s) - 03/05/2018
Monday, March 5, 2018
6 – 8 p.m.
1327 Circle Park Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996
Join UT friends and graduates for a compelling and enlightening evening with world-renowned art appraiser, curator, and fellow UT graduate, Lark Mason. You will know Mr. Mason from the popular PBS show, Antiques Roadshow. Lark will be sharing stories from his worldly travels, while also discussing how planning for your own special collection, or artwork, can help provide for your family, your own future, and the causes you care about.
This event is presented by the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture, UT Libraries, and the UT Office of Gift Planning.
Complimentary hors d’oeuvres provided. Cash bar will be available.
RSVP Required. Space is limited.
About Lark Mason
Lark E. Mason is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and has been active in the field of Art and Antiques for over forty years as a generalist and authority in Chinese works of art. He is known by millions of viewers for his appearances on PBS Antiques Roadshow where he holds the record for the most valuable find yet discovered, a set of Chinese carved ceremonial vessels valued at $1.5 million.
He founded Lark Mason Associates and iGavel Auctions, and is the author and translator of numerous articles works, including, Classic Chinese Furniture of the Qing Dynasty, Connoisseurship of Chinese Furniture; and Asian Art, a guide to the arts of Asia. Mason is a Professor at New York University, and has been an adviser for institutions ranging from the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.