Category Archives: Other 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 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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From East to West: News from Paintings Conservation at the CMA

The conservation department has been co-hosting and teaching the Keithley Institute’s object based art history program’s PhD and Master candidates with Painting Conservator Heather Galloway (who has departed the ICA to start up her own practice and continue to help the CMA/CWRU … Continue reading

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News from the Paper Lab at the Cleveland Museum of Art

As anticipated, the museum’s collection of Indian miniatures has been the focus of much activity in the paper lab. Last fall Moyna Stanton, Paper Conservator, and Kimi Taira, Third-Year Graduate Intern from the University of Delaware, audited a CASE University graduate art … Continue reading

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