Category Archives: Other News

Participate in the AIC Symposium on the use of leather in book conservation

Be part of the first AIC symposium devoted to the use of leather in Book Conservation! Tuesday, May 29 • 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, $99 including lunch Leather has long been used as a repair material for damaged leather … Continue reading

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Presentation on Disaster Preparedness and Recovery at the ICA, October 24th

Northeast Ohio Alliance for Response presents: “Hurricanes, Earthquakes, and Active Shooter Situations – Arts and Cultural Community Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Recovery”   This year we are fortunate to have Tom Clareson, Senior Consultant for Digital & Preservation Services at … Continue reading

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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 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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Textile Conservation at the Cleveland Museum of Art

Back in January the textile lab installed two kesas in the Japanese galleries. March textile rotations included the Coptic gallery and the Chinese gallery. Work then continued on preparing objects for textile rotations in the Native North American case and … Continue reading

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