Contract Position at NASM

Contract Position at NASM

Jun 27, 2017

The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum (NASM) is looking for someone to conduct artifact condition assessments.  The goal of the assessment is to identify any hazardous materials that need mitigation; document the current physical condition in order to establish a strategic conservation treatment plan; to identify artifact handling concerns; to catalog collection items; to create, enhance, and correct existing records in the museum’s collection information system, The Museum System (TMS); and to assist with a variety of collection digitization projects associated with these items. 

Workshop at Hillwood

Workshop at Hillwood

Jun 27, 2017

 

Protecting Collections: Disaster Prevention, Planning and Response
(Part I and Part II)

Tue 10/3/17 9:30AM – Tue 11/14/17 9:30AM

Presented by the Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

Follow this link to the Hillwood website for more information.

 

Lecture: “Breaking New Ground: Computational Tools for Art”

Lecture: “Breaking New Ground: Computational Tools for Art”

Jun 23, 2017

THURSDAY, JULY 20, 2017
3:30 – 5PM

Event Information: http://s.si.edu/2rOio0y

Computer processing of scientific images of artworks—using algorithms from engineering applications—has advanced rapidly over the past decade. These tools have allowed researchers to more clearly identify authenticity and dating, while also shedding light on artists’ original intentions.

Summer Picnic with APT DC

Summer Picnic with APT DC

Jun 13, 2017

Registration has been extended to Friday, June 16th!

Summer Picnic 2017 801 E. Main Street, Berryville, Va
Date: Saturday, June 17, 2017 10:00 AM EDT

Summer picnic and tours of the Historic Clermont Farm in Berryville, VA!

Join APT DC and the Latrobe Chapter of the SAH for this great opportunity to visit the farmhouse and outbuildings at Clermont Farms.