The Cathedral Antiques Show “London Calling”
Benefitting Wilderness Works
Preview Party - Wednesday, January 23
Cocktails at the Castle with Lecture Series Speakers – Thursday Evening
The Show and Flower Festival - Thursday, January 24 through Saturday, January 26
Thursday Lecture Series – Ben Pentreath, Nina Campbell
Friday Lecture Series – Charlie McCormick, Paula Pryke
Saturday Panel Discussion – Norman Davenport Askins, Susan Bozeman, John Howard
Young Collectors’ Home Tour - Saturday, January 26
Tour of Homes - Sunday, January 27
The Cathedral Antiques Show, an Atlanta tradition, returns for its 48th year! This year’s show celebrates all things English with the theme “London Calling.”
The Preview Party kicks things off. Be the first to see the Show at this gala celebration!
The Lecture Series presents four renowned British design professionals:
· Ben Pentreath counts celebrities and aristocracy among his clients, including the Prince of Wales and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. In addition to his successful London-based architectural and interior design firm, Ben has authored two books, English Decoration and English Houses, and is a regular contributor to various journals and publications.
· Nina Campbell is a designer and business woman with a famous London home accessories and gift shop, an internationally distributed wallpaper and fabric collection, and an interior design studio with many high-profile clients that include the Duke and Duchess of York, Ringo Starr, and Rod Stewart. She is also the author of 5 books on interior design.
· Charlie McCormick is a British gardener, floral designer, stylist and supplier and grower of cut flowers with a large Instagram following. He has been featured in publications such as Architectural Digest, Town and Country, and House and Garden.
· Paula Pryke is a world authority on floral art and the publisher of 18 books on the subject. She is widely recognized as one of London’s top florists, with a massive flower contract business and an enviable events department. She has been recognized for revolutionizing the British Flower Industry and was awarded an OBE in 2014 for her contribution to floral design in the UK and for her impact and influence overseas. She mentors and inspires florists all over the world.
Cocktails at the Castle features an up-close meet and greet with our 4 celebrity speakers at this historically significant Atlanta home designed by architect Philip Trammell Shutze.
In our Panel Discussion, an architect, an interior designer, and a landscape designer will present their collaboration on an historic Andrews Drive renovation.
A unique pair of Home Tours celebrates two different Atlanta home lifestyles: The Young Collectors’ Home Tour presents four charming and stylish houses that embrace bold design in intimate spaces, while the grand Tour of Homes opens the doors to five of Atlanta’s most extraordinary private residences that showcase the finest in architecture, interior design, and timeless style.
Dealers on the Main Floor bring their finest in furniture, art, jewelry, porcelain, silver, and rugs from across the country, with many returning favorites as well as some newcomers.
Interior Design Vignettes by acclaimed Atlanta designers demonstrate their professional takes on integrating antiques with today’s latest home trends.
The Flower Festival displays exuberant and innovative floral masterpieces throughout the main floor and sacred spaces of the Cathedral of St. Philip. Don’t miss the wildly entertaining Iron
Floral Competition, back this year by popular demand.