A talk by coin designer Joel Iskowitz will highlight the 5th Wall Street Collectors Bourse at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23, in New York City.
He is a participant in the Mint’s Artistic Infusion Program with a list of 30 coin designs to his credit on the Mint’s website as well as 11 medals.
The artist’s talk is called, “Designing Congressional Gold Medals: An Artist’s Perspective.”
Show sponsors said Iskowitz will look back on more than three decades creating unparalleled artworks displayed in the Pentagon, the Capitol and the White House.
The show runs Friday to Sunday, Oct. 22-24. Hours are noon to 6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. It is located in the Grand Mezzanine of the Museum of American Finance at 48 Wall Street.
An auction will be conducted Saturday by Archives International.
Visit www.wallstreetbourse.com for more information.
This article was originally printed in Numismatic News.
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