Thank you to everyone who participated in the annual Angels Day yesterday– it was a great day, and collaborating with the AAM Reinforcement crew was awesome. Some preliminary numbers: 100 works of art were unframed and rehoused; 150 objects were photo-documented; condition-assessed, and rehoused; 40+ books were rehoused in four flap enclosures; 500 negatives were rehoused; 200 photographs were rehoused.
On Wednesday, June 26, the Lunder Conservation Center will be hosting a full-day symposium examining the conservation and restoration of works by Nam June Paik. Talks will focus on the exhibition, “Nam June Paik: Global Visionary.” Presenters will discuss
The Washington Conservation Guild held it’s Annual Business Meeting and election on Thursday May 2, 2013. The Guild is extremely grateful to all those who agreed to run for office and to the membership who participated by filling out a ballot. The election was extremely close, so rest assured, your participation made a difference to the Guild!
Please join us for the final meeting of the year, our annual Business Meeting and Raffle! Once again the meeting will be held at the IBEW (International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers) Building.
The IBEW is located at 900 7th St NW, Washington DC, 20001 in the Gallery Place neighborhood which is Metro accessible by the Green, Yellow and Red lines.
Updates from the Getty Conservation Institute project Cleaning of Acrylic Painted Surfaces
PLEASE NOTE: venue has changed!
May 1, 2013 at 5:30 pm, MacMillan Education Center
The MacMillan Education Center in the Smithsonian American Art Museum & National Portrait Gallery
(Entrance located at the intersection of 8th and F Street NW, Washington, DC)
Presented by the Getty Conservation Institute and the Lunder Conservation Center, in the Smithsonian American Art Museum &