NEW ENGLAND CONSERVATION ASSOCIATION (NECA)
Renew your membership for 2019 or join for the first time by visiting our membership page!
Please renew your membership by the end of January to be included in the 2019 directory. If you joined NECA last year after October 1, your membership will be applied to this year.
NECA is now on Facebook - visit our page and "like" us to keep up on NECA events and other news.
Please visit our "Other Conservation Events" page under the Events and Workshops tab for information on conservation-related events in the New England area.
Email announcements will be sent with a full
semester’s schedule twice a year. Detailed reminders with directions for each meeting will be sent two weeks prior to the scheduled date.
Please contact us ("Contact Us" under the About Us tab) if you are interested in serving on the board or if you have any ideas/suggestions for a future NECA meeting or workshop.
Members are encouraged to post related announcements (for example, job postings, lectures, exhibitions, meetings, etc.) through NECA. Please send your announcement to firstname.lastname@example.org and it will be forwarded to the directory by email and posted on our website.
Harvard Art Museums Gallery Tour
On Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 3:30-5:00pm, please join us at the Harvard Art Museums for a meeting focusing on the special exhibition, Prince Shōtoku: The Secrets Within. Please visit our Lectures and Tours page for more information.
Color Theory for Conservators - 2 Day Workshop
The New England Conservation Association (NECA), in collaboration with Dartmouth College Library
Preservation Services, is pleased to announce the upcoming workshop Color Theory for Conservators,
taught by bookbinder and painter, Julia Rabin at Dartmouth College Library Preservation Lab, Hanover, NH on August 8-9, 2019. Please visit our Upcoming Workshops page for more details!
The Use of Gels for Stain Reduction in Paper Based Objects with paper conservator Daria Keynan
The workshop will be hosted by the American Antiquarian Society in Worcester, Massachusetts on September 13-14, 2019. Please visit our Upcoming Workshops page for more details!