Category Archives: MRCG News

St. Louis experiences the Modular Cleaning Program Workshop

By Claire Winfield, Associate Paintings Conservator, and Raina Chao, Assistant Objects Conservator, Saint Louis Art Museum From March 13-17, 2017, the Saint Louis Art Museum and the Missouri Botanical Garden hosted the Modular Cleaning Program Workshop, taught by Chris Stavroudis. … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2017 MRCG Symposium in Cincinnati!

Welcome all Midwest conservators and allied professionals! We are pleased to invite you to join us in Cincinnati, Ohio, for our annual meeting October 13-15, 2017. Click here for registration information and all the rest!

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Revisiting Cooperstown: Memories from David Miller

By David A. Miller, Chief Conservator and Senior Conservator of Paintings, Indianapolis Museum of Art The 2016 MRCG Symposium convened in Cooperstown, New York, an idyllic former resort town on a mountain lake in the center of the state. Cooperstown was … Continue reading

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Announcing a Symposium: “The Codex: History, Art, and Practice” by the Ohio Preservation Council and the State Library of Ohio

An opportunity for the book lovers within the MRCG community: The Ohio Preservation Council and the State Library of Ohio are pleased to offer a full day symposium in celebration of the book. This symposium will highlight the history and … Continue reading

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The El Kurru Heritage Project

By Suzanne Davis, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, University of Michigan For the past four years, I’ve spent part of the winter in the small Sudanese village of El Kurru, and every year I fall a little bit more in love … Continue reading

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