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May 2016

Moving Sam Maloof: Initial Book Release

May 15, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Moving Sam Maloof: Saving An American Woodworking Legend’s Home & Workshops Location: Worldwide distribution: amazon.com, barnesandnoble.com, googlebooks.com, schifferbooks.com, etc.

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July 2016

Moving Sam Maloof: Author Ann Kovara Book Signing

July 28, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Vroman’s Bookstore, 695 E Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91101 United States
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Thursday, July 28, 2016 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Ann Kovara presents a talk and book signing regarding Moving Sam Maloof at Vroman’s Bookstore, 695 E Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91101.

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August 2016

Maloof Historic Site and Home Tour with author and Maloof Relocation Project construction manager, Ann Kovara

August 6, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sam & Alfreda Maloof Foundation for the Arts & Crafts, 5181 Carnelian Street
Alta Loma, CA 91701 United States
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Ann Kovara provides site tours and book signings related to Moving Sam Maloof. The event will take place at the Sam and Alfreda Maloof Foundation for the Arts and Crafts, 5131 Carnelian St., Alta Loma, CA 91701.

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February 2017

Lecture at Palms Springs Modernism Week (PSMW)

February 20, 2017
CAMP, 350 S. Palm Canyon Drive
Palm Springs, CA 92262 United States
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Modernism Week is to celebrate and foster appreciation of midcentury architecture and design.

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Bus tour from PSMW to the Maloof Site

February 21, 2017
CAMP, 350 S. Palm Canyon Drive
Palm Springs, CA 92262 United States
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Join us for a special out-of-town tour to master woodworker and furniture craftsman Sam Maloof’s (1916-2009) historic home and workshop in Alta Loma, one hour west of Palm Springs. Known worldwide for his mastery of woodworking, his creations demand tens-of-thousands of dollars at auction and are very highly sought after by collectors and museums. On a comfortable, deluxe tour coach, while viewing specially selected video content on Sam Maloof and craftsman from PBS, you’re whisked away to a very memorable…

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March 2017

Architecture & Beyond

March 16, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Los Angeles Public Library, 1874 Hillhurst Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States

Ann Kovara Speaks about Moving Sam Maloof Doors open at 6:30 pm. The lecture begins at 6:45 pm. Los Feliz Branch Los Angeles Public Library 1874 Hillhurst Av. (at the corner of Franklin Av.) (323) 913-4710 This free series is generously supported by the Friends of the Los Feliz Library and the merchants of the Los Feliz Village BID. Subject to availability but save these dates in 2017: April 27 & May 18 Please look for us on Facebook or…

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November 2017

SOFA Chicago

November 4, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
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Book Signing | Moving Sam Maloof: Saving an American Woodworking Legend’s Homes & Workshops Schiffer Publishing, Partner Pavilion In this first-person account, author of Moving Sam Maloof and the Maloof Relocation Project Manager Ann Kovara brings to life the emotional story of woodworking icon and living American treasure - Sam Maloof. Kovara will focus on the struggle to save Maloof’s world during the move and subsequent reassembly of his historic family compound by the government. The talk will be followed by a book signing…

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