Category Archives: Conferences

Diana and Harry: A Chic Friendship

This is the second of two posts related to Winterthur’s Chic It Up design conference and the styles of the 1960s by Maggie Lidz, Winterthur’s estate historian and curator of garden objects. A more unlikely pair than the very private … Continue reading

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How Camelot Got Designed: Jackie Kennedy’s Visit to Winterthur

Maggie Lidz is Winterthur’s estate historian and curator of garden objects. She collects 1950s and ’60s interior design books and is especially interested in 20th-century flower arranging. May 8, 1961, was a historic day at Winterthur. The museum’s founder, Henry Francis du … Continue reading

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