An introduction to American architectural styles and terminology illustrated with examples from the built environment in and around Coos Bay.
John Doyle has lived in Portland since 1997. Prior to that he lived in Seoul, South Korea, New York City, Boston and a NYC suburb named Long Beach, NY where he grew up. He received my B.A. in History and Art History from Stony Brook University in New York in 1986. In 1992 he earned his M.A. in Art History from Tufts University in Medford, MA. From 1990 until 1996 he a gallery lecturer for the Education Department of the Metropolitan Museum of Art/The Cloisters. In South Korea he taught English to a variety of students ranging in age from six to sixty. Since 2012 he has lectured at the Architectural Heritage Center in Portland leading walking tours on Portland architecture and history and presenting AHC education programs. He also serves on the Education Committee for AHC. In 2015 he began teaching course for P.U.G.S., the Portland Underground Graduate School focusing on Portland architectural history and the history of Western Art. He currently works for the Oregon Military Dept. managing a national guard armory in NE Portland.
Program: 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Musueum Exhibits and Store open until 8:30pm
Free with paid Museum Admission
CHM Members get in free
First Tuesday Talks are sponsored by Al Peirce Company with additional support from The Mill Casino. Each presentation takes place at the Coos History Museum in the Sprague Gallery.