David Macaulay: The Making of Crossing on Time: Steam Engines, Fast Ships, and a Journey to the New World
January 26, 2020 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, January 26,
Meet legendary artist and author David Macaulay whose work is on view. He will discuss the making of Crossing on Time, his personal memoir of immigrating to the United States from Great Britain on the extraordinary steamship the SS United States. A book signing will follow.
Free for Members, children/teens 18 and under, or included with admission.
ABOUT MASTER ARTIST WEEKENDS
A rare opportunity to learn from the four unique and brilliant Finding Home artists; each will offer a Saturday master class and a Sunday talk, conversation, and book signing about their art and process creating a visual and written memoir.
David Macaulay Weekend
Saturday, January 25 and Sunday, January 26
Renowned illustrator and author David Macaulay has sold millions of books translated into over a dozen languages. Awards include the Caldecott Medal and Honor Awards, the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, the Christopher Award, an American Institute of Architects Medal, and the Washington Post-Children’s Book Guild Nonfiction Award. In 2006, he was also the recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship. His memoir, Crossing on Time: Steam Engines, Fast Ships, and a Journey to the New World, is featured in the Finding Home exhibit on view.