Free Lecture: Perspectives on Contemporary Studio Furniture

Jeffrey Cooper Carved Chair. Photo by Bill Truslow

An Afternoon with the New Hampshire Furniture Masters

Sunday, May 7, 2017, 2-4pm
An Afternoon with the New Hampshire Furniture Masters PechaKucha-style: What Inspires Us?

The New Hampshire Furniture Masters Association is a select group of artists devoted to fine design and craftsmanship. In this event, several of the Masters will explore the inspiration and process behind their works in a fast-paced and concise format of 20 images x 20 seconds each. An event not to be missed by furniture makers and enthusiasts, amateur and professional alike.

Portsmouth Historical Society presents this FREE lecture series open to the public. All lectures take place at Discover Portsmouth, 10 Middle Street, Portsmouth, New Hampshire. For information, call 603-436-8433

Thanks to our Lecture Series Sponsors

Many thanks to William W. Upton and The Charles S. Parsons Fund of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation.

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Collecting Portsmouth Furniture within a Changing Marketplace.

Thursday May 18, 2017, 5:30 to 6:30
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