“Coins and Medal Unleashed: A Thrilling Showcase at the 2023 World’s Fair of Money”
Gear up for an electrifying event at the 2023 World's Fair of Money, sponsored by the American Numismatic Association. This phenomenal event is scheduled to occur at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh in room 336 at 5 pm on August 9! Brace yourself as the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) takes the stage, a handpicked ensemble of numismatic experts and visionaries appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury. With their collaboration with the United States Mint, they breathe life into coins, transforming them into captivating works of art that embody the essence of America's history. An example is the picture of a coin attached to this post.
In this thrilling gathering, the CCAC panel shares their invaluable experiences in crafting captivating designs for circulating and commemorative coins and medals. From numismatists and historians to sculptors and public representatives, their diverse perspectives converge to shape the future of American currency. As they unravel their secrets of collaboration, the audience is invited to contribute their recommendations for themes that pay tribute to remarkable events, individuals, or organizations. This inclusivity fosters a sense of shared ownership and pride, ensuring that the currency resonates with the American people.
Prepare to be spellbound by this unforgettable experience at the World's Fair of Money. Witness the dynamic synergy between the CCAC and the United States Mint as they elevate coinage to an art form, leaving an indelible mark on the nation's heritage. With hearts racing and minds ignited, the stage becomes a hub of creativity and inspiration. Join this extraordinary gathering of numismatic enthusiasts and embrace the power to shape the story told by every coin and medal that passes through our hands.
Hope to see you there!