A Second Contract at National Air and Space Museum
Contract at National Air and Space Museum

Contract at National Air and Space Museum

May 24, 2014

The Smithsonian Institution has a requirement for the services of three conservation professionals to perform artifact condition assessments, documentation, triage treatments and treatment reports for artifacts at the National Air and Space Museum.

Conservator of Paintings, Artex Conservation Laboratory

Conservator of Paintings, Artex Conservation Laboratory

May 20, 2014

Artex is seeking a full-time paintings conservator. A full listing for the job can be found here.

Lecture: Meg Saligman, Muralist

Lecture: Meg Saligman, Muralist

May 19, 2014

The Lunder Conservation Center will be hosting Meg Saligman, a muralist based in Philadelphia who has worked with Winterthur staff and others to develop preservation techniques for outdoor/public art.

Welcome to the World, Eleanor Jacoby Wellman!

Welcome to the World, Eleanor Jacoby Wellman!

May 11, 2014

Howard Wellman, our Outreach Booth Coordinator and past Treasurer became a father in February. Eleanor Jacoby Wellman was born February 7 2014.

Lecture: “Cemeteries We Have Loved, Lost, and Rediscovered” by Anne Brockett and Ruth Trocolli

Lecture: “Cemeteries We Have Loved, Lost, and Rediscovered” by Anne Brockett and Ruth Trocolli

May 6, 2014

Tuesday, May 20th at 7 pm
The Chapel at Historic Congressional Cemetery
1801 E Street SE
Washington DC 20003
Wine and cheese reception following. Suggested donation of $5

Washington, D.C. once had over 250 burial grounds within the city limits; today there are 22.  Early burials took place in churchyards or in family plots on farms or estates.