Sunday, July 26th at 2:00pm
Architect Howard Graf talks about the research and challenges involved in the restoration of the 1890s Voelker-Orth property; preserving its historic character, while preparing it for a more public purpose as a museum. His firm, Graf and Lewent Architects, was engaged to restore the house prior to its opening in 2003.
Light refreshments served after the presentation.
Admission $5. Members and students $4.
About the speaker: Howard Graf is active in the architectural profession and the Queens community. He has served as president of the Queens AIA and New York State AIA. He has also served as the President of the Flushing Council on Culture & the Arts for many years.