Special Tour of “The Bauhaus and Harvard” and “Hans Arp’s Constellations II | Harvard Art Museums”
On Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 3:30-5:00pm, please join us at the Harvard Art Museums for a meeting featuring collaborative projects for the special exhibitions, “The Bauhaus and Harvard” and “Hans Arp’s Constellations II | Harvard Art Museums.” Curators Laura Muir and Melissa Venator will introduce the exhibitions. Conservators and conservation scientists from the Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies will share collaborative research and treatment projects supporting this show. More information about these two exhibitions can be found here
The meeting will take the form of a gallery tour and space is limited. Please RSVP to Alison Cariens: Alison_cariens@harvard.edu. Details for museum entry
and parking will be sent along with confirmation of your spot.
We are encouraging socializing with a drink afterwards at Grafton Street Pub!
We hope you can join us for this special members-only tour.
New England Conservation Association’s
Annual Regional Intern/Fellow Presentations
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Old Schwamb Mill • 17 Mill Lane, Arlington, MA 02476 https://www.oldschwambmill.org/main.html
*Make sure you go to 17 Mill Lane and NOT 17 Mill Street*
Refreshments at 5:30 pm
Presentations from 6:15 – 8:00 pm
Bringing Bric-a-Brac Back: The Reinstallation of Mrs. Gardner's Vatichino
Kaeley Ferguson, Objects and Paintings Conservation Technician, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.
Longfellow Yellow: Unraveling the Secrets of a Bright and Long-Lasting Dye
Kenna Libes, Conservation Intern at Museum Textile Services (Andover, MA) and Master's Student in Public Humanities at Brown University.
When Bauhaus is Our House: Objects Conservation in the Gropius House, Lincoln MA
Megan Creamer, Post-graduate Mellon Fellow, Historic New England.
Connecting through Collections: Cultural Heritage Preservation in Puerto Rico
Clara Huisman, Graduate Fellow in Library and Archives Conservation at SUNY Buffalo State.
Please RSVP to Jess Chloros at firstname.lastname@example.org
Leading Locally: Non-Profit and Preservation Management Strategies for Historic Properties
This series of workshops will be hosted by Historic New England on May 3, 10, and 31, 2019 in Haverhill, Massachusetts. Please see our Upcoming Workshops page for more details.