News Archive


The 2019 MCA Club Medal (Posted November 2019)

The 2019 annual MCA medal, by Eugene Daub, featuring a Native American theme, is now available. More information and images are available on the Club Medals page.

Presentations from 2018 MCA/MHS Conference (Posted October 2019)

Presentations from the MCA/MHS conference held in Boston in November 2018 are now available for viewing. Topics include the MHS collection, American college medals, medallic Americana, the work of Victor David Brenner, so-called dollars, medal books, and the Medallic Art Company archives. Two panels discuss the art of the medal and reasons to collect medals.

All nine of the videos can be viewed at Art & Memory: The Role of Medals.

Medal Courses at the 2019 ANA Summer Seminer (Posted May 2019)

Medals will be the focus of two courses at the 2019 ANA Summer Seminar. Dr. David Menchell and Neil Musante will teach the course "Medallic Washington: Images of Our First President in Numismatics" during the first session. Dr. Steve Nash and Dr. Lawrence Lee will teach the course "Indian Peace Medals" during the second session.

More information about the courses can be found under Upcoming Events.

MCA Meeting at the 2019 NYINC (Posted January 2019)

The MCA will hold its 2019 winter meeting at the New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) in New York City. The meeting will take place at noon on Saturday, January 12, in the Julliard Room at the Grand Hyatt. Joel Iskowitz, designer of medals for the US Mint, will discuss his work in the talk "Narrative Designs: The Medallic Art of Joel Iskowitz".

More information about the show and events can be found at the NYINC website [⇗].

All are invited and welcome.