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The General Society of Mechanics & Tradesmen

20 West 44th Street

New York, NY 10036

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Landmark Lectures

The General Society Landmark Lectures are presented in partnership with the New York Landmarks Conservancy

Jean-Francois D. Furieri, Founder of Iconoplast, The Restoration, Preservation and Conservation of Architectural Ornamental Plaster

Jean-Francois D. Furieri, a third generation master plasterer, founded Iconoplast one of the few companies still specializing in restoration, preservation and conservation of architectural ornamental plaster. The company’s studious techniques and generations-old skills are integrated with modern technologies to create a hands-on approach to this traditional craft. During his talk, Mr. Furieri will outline the history of plaster, new technologies in plaster, and describe a theatre restoration on 42nd street, recently completed by Iconoplast.

The Lectures start at 6:30 pm in The General Society Library, 20 West 44th Street, New York City. Reception to follow.

Advance registration is required. $15 General admission; $10 General Society members, NY Landmarks Conservancy Members & Senior Citizens; $5 Students.

1.0 AIA LU credit is available for qualifying participants.

This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.

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