Wednesday October 7
Tuesday, October 5
1pm Tee Time
NKBA-NNE Chapter Annual Golf Tournament
At the East Greenwich Country Club, East Greenwich, RI
Come join the fun at the National Kitchen & Bath Association - Northern New England Chapter (NKBA-NNE) annual golf outing. It will start at 1pm at East Greenwich Country Club East Greenwich, RI followed by a buffet with prizes and giveaways. We hope to see you there! The NKBA Northern New England Chapter is part of the world’s leading trade association for the kitchen and bath industry providing tools, research, certification, and events to thousands of professionals. NKBA.NNE is a non-profit trade association of designers, retailers, remodelers, manufacturers, distributors, fabricators, installers and other industry professionals. Details and Registration at https://tinyurl.com/NKBAGolf
NKBA-NNE Golf Tournament
Art Deco Boston - A Virtual Tour
Presented by Tony Fusco
Boston was late to allow the stepped-back skyscrapers that epitomized the Art Deco style in American cities like New York and Chicago. When it finally did, the decorative architectural movement slammed headlong into the Stock Market Crash of 1929 and the Depression. All the more reason to treasure the outstanding examples of the Art Deco style in Downtown and Back Bay. This presentation highlights some of our best examples -- preserved, lost to demolition, and never completed. Read more...
Art Deco Boston - A Virtual Tour
Wednesday, October 6
9am - 5pm
fiVO Design Furniture Showroom Ribbon Cutting
& Grand Open House
At fiVO Design, 12 Dundee Park Drive, Andover, MA 01810
Celebrate with us at the fiVO Design Furniture Showroom Grand Open House as we share our patent pending Infiniti Collection, a new line of furniture that requires no tools or hardware for assembly. The Collection represents design in its simplest form while clearly demonstrating that it is purposeful, beautiful, and functional. Come meet the designers, US Navy Veteran Stewart Junge & his wife Deanna, learn more about fiVO Design, and the story behind our furniture. The day will include a ribbon cutting with the Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce, demonstrations, refreshments, and giveaways! 2021 Northshore Home Magazine BONS Home Readers’ Choice – Furniture Making. Read more...
4pm - 7pm
Book Signing with Mally Skok
Presented by Elizabeth Home Decor & Design
Elizabeth Benedict of Elizabeth Home hosts a book signing for “Mally’s Little Handbook: A Guide to Finding Your Joy Through My Designer Eyes”, with the author, Mally Skok. This event helps kick off the rotating schedule of artists featured at Elizabeth Home each month. Prints of Mally’s illustrations, recreated by illustrator Sally Murphy, will be on sale during the event, as well as other Mally Skok goods. In lieu of the Heading Home to Dinner event, all proceeds from this event will go to Heading Home, a charity near and dear to both Elizabeth and Mally’s hearts. Read more...
Thursday, October 7
Noon - 6pm
Minotti -- A Story of Italian Design
Presented by Minotti Boston
Special Design Week viewings by appointment for designers, architects and developers.
Since 1948, Minotti has been in the pursuit of excellence in the design and production of luxury contemporary furnishings. Minotti Boston is the fifth flagship showroom in the United States, and the third in collaboration with ddc Group after New York and Miami. At Minotti Boston you will experience the unparalleled quality and craftsmanship of our furnishings, a true story of Italian excellence. The 5,300 square foot showroom at 210 Stuart has been designed by Minotti Studio, the creative department at Minotti HQ, and transformed for consumers to experience the collection as if they were in Italy. Read more....
CraftBoston: An evening with Lucy Lacoste Gallery,
The Society of Arts + Crafts and Guests
Join Lucy Lacoste, owner of one of the premier ceramics galleries in the country, for a virtual conversation about clay and vessels. She will be joined by Gary Roberts, board president of The Society of Arts + Crafts, and special guest artists who work in clay. Together they will share their insights on the creative process and why the vessel form endures as one of the most captivating forms of artistic expression.
The mission of the Society of Arts + Crafts is to support and celebrate craft makers and their creativity; their signature show, CraftBoston, is currently a year-round event. Read more...
6pm SOLD OUT - NEW SESSION ADDED NOVEMBER 4TH
Charlie Gibson's Queer Boston - Specialty Tour
Presented by The Gibson House Museum
Explore the Gibson House and the gay subculture of early-twentieth-century Boston through Charlie Gibson's eyes. The story of the Museum's founder is one of legacy and family history, of the fading grandeur of Victorian-era Boston, and of Boston's LGBTQ history. Charles Hammond Gibson, Jr., or “Charlie,” as friends called him, was a writer, a preservationist, a gay man, and the last resident of 137 Beacon Street. Thanks to his vision, the Gibson House survives as a museum, opening to the public in 1957. Read more...
6pm - 8pm Watch the Recording Here
How to Incorporate Fine Art in Your Home
Presented by American Fine Art
and American Art Collector magazines
Join American Art Collector and American Fine Art magazines live on Zoom as one of our editors moderates a panel discussion with industry experts on how to incorporate fine art in your home. Topics may range from why buy fine art, how to curate your collection all the way through to the best design tips for hanging your artwork. Attendees are encouraged to submit questions prior to and via the chat feature to be answered during the panel. Read more...
Saturday, October 9
10am - 4pm
"Opening Our Doors" 20th Anniversary
Presented by The Fenway Alliance
All free, all access to Boston’s art + cultural HUB. Performances, activations, art, music, dance, crafts, spoken word – interactive + participatory. Now in its 20th anniversary year, Opening Our Doors is Boston’s longest running & largest day of free cultural experiences! For details and a complete calendar of events, visit
6pm - 10pm
Cape Ann Plein Air Gala Awards Ceremony and Painting Sale
35 Master plein air painters from all over the country spend a week in Cape Ann, painting in Manchester, Essex, Gloucester and Rockport. The artists enter 5 paintings into the competition, vying for more than $20K in awards. Ticketed guests are the first to have the opportunity to purchase the art at a catered event at the Glen MacLeod Cape Ann YMCA atrium and gymnasium. Read more...