Museum to Host Koch Maritime Painting Lecture
April 17, 2014
The New Bedford Whaling Museum’s 24th annual Sailors’ Series will continue on Thursday, April 24, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. with a presentation led by Natasha Khandekar on American businessman and sailor William I. Koch’s collection of maritime paintings.
Khandekar’s presentation is the third in the 4-part illustrated lecture series spotlighting the America’s Cup. All Sailors’ Series lectures occur at the New Bedford Whaling Museum on Thursday evenings at 7:00 p.m. with a pre-lecture reception at 6:00 p.m. in the Jacobs Family Gallery.
April 24: Natasha Khandekar, Director and Curator of the William I. Koch Collection, will present a comprehensive overview of the unparalleled collection of maritime paintings of American businessman and 1992 America’s Cup Winner, William I. Koch.
May 8: Jerry and Rome Kirby present “A Shared Passion: Father and Son America’s Cup Winners.”
Admission for individual lectures:
- Members: $15 / Non-Members: $20.
- For more information or to purchase tickets, call (508) 997-0046 ext. 100 or visit http://www.whalingmuseum.org/programs/sailors-series. The Sailors’ Series is sponsored in part by C.E. Beckman.
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