Celebrating Henry Koerner

Squirrel Hill Celebrates the Life and Art of Henry Koerner

Join Friends of Neill Log House (FONLH) for a series of fundraising events and a celebration of the artist Henry Koerner over the weekend of October 14-16, 2022. Funds will go towards the restoration of the historic Neill Log House in Schenley Park.

The Koerner Weekend event is co-hosted by:
Joseph Koerner, Harvard Art Historian and son of Henry Koerner
Charlie Stewart, 4th Great-grandson of Robert Neill
Caroline Boyce, owner of the Koerner House on Negley Ave

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 14th 7:00p
Manor Theater, 1729 Murray Avenue

Showing of The Burning Child, a documentary about Henry Koerner and his artistic and cultural origins in Vienna, written, directed and co-produced by Joseph Koerner

$30 pp
Purchase tickets to the film showing here.

Friday, October 14th 9:00p
Silk Elephant, 1712 Murray Avenue

A Q&A dessert event with Joseph Koerner following the film screening

$30 pp
Purchase Q&A add-on tickets here.

Saturday, October 15th and Sunday, October 16th
1055 S. Negley Avenue

Small group tours of the historic Koerner House, led by Caroline Boyce. Koerner’s self-designed home, studio, and gallery will be filled with his art. On loan from private collections, the exhibit will show the breadth of Koerner’s work.

Tickets are limited ($125 pp).
View tour times and purchase tickets for Saturday and Sunday house tours here.

Sunday, October 16th 1:00p
Levinson Hall B at the JCC, 5738 Forbes Ave

“Henry Koerner’s Pittsburgh”, an educational lecture by Joseph Koerner. This event is free of charge to the public with prior registration. Guests should enter via the parking garage on Forbes Ave.

Register for the lecture here.

Please use Eventbrite to buy tickets and register for all events. Bring your confirmation and barcode for check-in.

Covid protocol will be followed.
All events are rain or shine. No refunds will be given, unless an exception is granted.

about SHUC

Preserving, Improving, and Celebrating the Quality of Life in Squirrel Hill

For forty-nine years, the Coalition has been an active and important link in the community. It has served as a sounding board for new ideas, as well as a “watchdog” in the areas of public safety, education, residential quality, the business district, and parks and open space. With its focus on the quality of life in the 14th Ward, SHUC continues to monitor activities and future developments in the community through a range of standing committees.


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