Save the Dates! August 1–3, 2019
At the height of Nantucket’s summer season, the NHA celebrates the island’s unique influence on American design with engaging lectures, previewing an antique show, lively panel discussions, and both intimate and grand gatherings.
Nantucket by Design 2019
Schedule of Events
Thursday, Aug 1 at 11am
White Elephant Village Ballroom
Champagne reception and lunch with keynote presentation by one of the most talented names in design Bunny Williams.
Co-chaired by Chesie Breen & Stacey Bewkes
New! Summer Antiques Show Preview Party
Thursday, Aug 1 at 6pm
Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
The Nantucket Historical Association is pleased to be partnering with the The Nantucket Summer Antiques Show, featuring more than 30 Fine antique dealers from the United States & abroad. Managed by The Antiques Council.
Co-chaired by Pamela & Max Berry and Kelly Wiliams & Andrew Forsyth
Honorary chairs: Richard Keith Langham, Alex Papachristidis & John Rosselli
Sponsored by First Republic Bank
Friday, Aug 2 at 2pm
White Heron Theatre
The Design Panel brings together outstanding design talent for a lively discussion. This year’s panelists include Cathy Kincaid, Stewart Manger, and more to come! Moderated by editor-in-chief of Veranda Magazine, Steele Marcoux, followed by a reception and book signing.
All-Star Private Dinners
Friday, Aug 2 at 7pm
Intimate candlelit dinners featuring design luminaries.
Night at the Museum
Saturday, Aug 3 at 6:30pm
Set amid Nantucket’s history, a Night at the Museum transforms the Whaling Museum into an unforgettable party venue. Enjoy the ultimate Nantucket experience—a champagne welcome, amazing food stations, delectable cocktails, and dancing the night away under the whale.
Co-chaired by Elizabeth Georgantas & Marla Mullen Sanford
Nantucket by Design at
Boston Design Center’s Spring Market
FREE and Open to the Public
Join moderator Chesie Breen and The New Establishment panelists Liz Caan, Nina Farmer, Leandra Fremont-Smith, and Cecelia Walker as they tell their stories and strategies for building well-defined and lucrative interior design businesses.
Enjoy these brief recaps of last year’s Nantucket by Design events:
For more information about Nantucket by Design and Sponsorship Opportunities,
Director of Corporate Development
Stacey W. Stuart
508-228-1894, ext. 130