Alphonse Mattia's Memorial Celebration
Please join Alphonse's friends and family to celebrate his life and memory at the Avon Cinema in Providence RI at 12:30pm September 23rd
If you are unable to join in person, Please join us virtually by clicking this Link, the program begins at 1pm:
Alphonse Mattia memorial Scholarships
Two scholarships have been generously established to carry on Alphonse’s legacy of inspiring emerging makers, one at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia (contact firstname.lastname@example.org), and the second, hosted by The Furniture Society (contact email@example.com) The family thanks Larry and Mickey Magid and Ronald Abramson for their generosity in establishing these scholarships, in lieu of flowers please consider supporting these. Alphonse also wished to encourage blood and platelet donations, as he received many infusions during his treatment.
University of the Arts
Memories of Alphonse
Dear friend and fellow woodworker, Mark Sfirri has collected stories and memories from Alphonse's friends, family, students, and colleagues. Please enjoy them by clicking this link
The Legacy of ALPHONSE MATTIA - Furniture Society
The Furniture Society honored Alphonse Mattia's legacy and impact on the field of Furniture Design at their 2023 conference in New Orleans
Please enjoy this video of their wonderful tributes
Alphonse Mattia passed away on April 10, 2023
Alphonse Mattia's family is so sorry to share that he passed away from Lymphoma on April 10, 20203.
Please read his obituary shared by the Furniture Society: