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Artist to speak on Wall Street

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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.

United States Mint Artist Infusion Program

United States Mint Artist Infusion Program member Joel Iskowitz

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.

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This article was originally printed in Numismatic News.
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