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STEAM, a Pinterest Board

STEAM, a Pinterest Board | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
SLJ’s STEAM-themed page on Pinterest. We’re all for hands-on learning, and libraries, both school and public, are uniquely suited to host activities around STEAM, a concept incorporating arts into STEM (science, technology, and math) that’s gaining...

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While not specifically about art conservation, STEAM can include art conservation topics. I am excited about the recent STEAM initiatives at RISD and other places where they are trying to show the need for art in the curriculum.

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Susan Grigsby @sksgrigsby's curator insight, October 7, 2013 10:30 AM

Looks like a great spot to keep bookmarked for revisiting often! Great ideas creatively presented.

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Duke’s Legacy: Video Game Source Disc Preservation at the Library of Congress | The Signal: Digital Preservation

Duke’s Legacy: Video Game Source Disc Preservation at the Library of Congress | The Signal: Digital Preservation | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Duke’s Legacy: Video Game Source Disc Preservation at the Library of Congress. A blog post at "The Signal: Digital Preservation" on 2014-08-06.

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This is great information on the work being done at LC. Between the proprietary software with licensing restrictions, and the changes in playback equipment/hardware, video game preservation is a very challenging field. Even with emulation software, the experience will probably be pretty far removed from the original format.

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Paper Painting: Using Acrylics to Repair Leather Bindings

Paper Painting: Using Acrylics to Repair Leather Bindings | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
In paper conservation, it’s not just about the paper. Here I’ll explain the process in using acrylic paint and adhesive to repair the leather bindings of field books. (The art and science of conserving books.
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Paper, paste, and slime: My summer work project at the Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

Paper, paste, and slime: My summer work project at the Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Greetings from Philadelphia! What better place to experience a paper conservation internship than in the birthplace of the first American paper mill! Now in my sixth week, I will share with you som...
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Floor Talks | Make it Last Longer: Conservation Conversations at the ...

Floor Talks | Make it Last Longer: Conservation Conversations at the ... | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Learn how art and science merge with a behind the scenes tour of our secretive laboratories. Led by the second year students in the Master of Conservation Cultural Materials at the University of Melbourne, this promises to be ...
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Conservation student Kate Brugioni blows the lid off the restoration ...

Conservation student Kate Brugioni blows the lid off the restoration ... | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Editor's note: This fall some changes are coming to the HMNS Hall of Ancient Egypt. Some artifacts will leave and others are coming in on new loans. As we prepare for this, NYU third-year art conservation student Kate ...
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(EN) - Architecture & Landmarks Preservation Glossary | nyc.gov

(EN) - Architecture & Landmarks Preservation  Glossary | nyc.gov | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

"Below is a glossary of architectural elements and terms that appear in LPC’s application instructions and on this website."


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Please touch the artefacts: 3D technology is changing museums - The Conversation

Please touch the artefacts: 3D technology is changing museums - The Conversation | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Please touch the artefacts: 3D technology is changing museums
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3D technologies have been around for years – but it's only now that 3D scanning and printing devices have become both accessible and affordable for many users.

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Henrik Safegaard - Cloneartist's curator insight, July 8, 6:01 AM

In the past the only way to see what lay hidden inside was to destroy the outer shell. McKenzie-Clark and Magnussen have reproduced these ancient artefacts using 3D printing. They have used state-of-the-art CT scanners to analyse their composition – without even removing them from their boxes.

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NCPTT 2014 Interns: Preservation in Action

NCPTT 2014 Interns: Preservation in Action | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
NCPTT’s 2014 interns are sharing their knowledge and gaining new skills during the ten-week summer internship program.  They will undertake laboratory and field work, record podcasts for our website, and assist in the planning and management of conferences...
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Archives Conservation Program – introduction to conservation, deacidification, reformatting and digitization

Lecture presented by Fe Angela M.Verzosa at the Seminar-Workshop on the Rice Terraces Archival Project (Phase 1- Capacity Building) sponsored by the Cordillera/Northern Luzon Historical Archives, UP Baguio, and the National Commission for Culture ...

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NOVA | Mystery of a Masterpiece

NOVA | Mystery of a Masterpiece | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Art experts investigate whether a portrait sold for about $20,000 in 1998 is actually a lost Leonardo worth millions.
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A peek into the Conservation Lab

A peek into the Conservation Lab | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Ever wonder what the conservators are up to on our third floor? Here's a peek into what's happening in the Werner Gundersheimer Conservation Laboratory this month: The team is in full treatment mod...
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AHPT at CAA 2015 | Opportunities | College Art Association | CAA | Advancing the history, interpretation, and practice of the visual arts for over a century

Founded in 1911, the College Art Association Promotes excellence in scholarship and teaching in the history and criticism of the visual arts and in creativity and technical skill in the teaching and practices of art. And much, much more.
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Conserving Priceless Chinese Paintings Is An Art All Its Own - OPB News

Conserving Priceless Chinese Paintings Is An Art All Its Own - OPB News | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Conserving Priceless Chinese Paintings Is An Art All Its Own OPB News These paintings weren't done with oil paints on wooden panels, like the Mona Lisa; they were painted on fragile pieces of silk or rice paper, which is why Chinese painting...
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ECPN Webinar: ‘Beyond the Pre-requisites: Preparing for Graduate Education in Art Conservation’: Follow-up Q&A

ECPN Webinar: ‘Beyond the Pre-requisites: Preparing for Graduate Education in Art Conservation’:  Follow-up Q&A | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
In order to address some remaining questions from the recent webinar ‘Beyond the Prerequisites: Preparing for Graduate Education in Art Conservation’, ECPN asked our five presenters (Peggy Ellis from NYU, Ellen Pearlstein from UCLA/Getty, Debbie...
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Smithsonian Brings Historic Artifacts to Life Through 3D Printing

Smithsonian Brings Historic Artifacts to Life Through 3D Printing | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
The Smithsonian Institution is leading the way for major museums going digital with the 3D archive of historic artifacts available for viewing and printing it launched on Nov. 13.

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Not-so-Old Masters

Not-so-Old Masters | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Art conservation workshop lets today's professionals try traditional painting
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It is unfortunate that this workshop was limited to institutions housing parts of the Kress art collection; perhaps there will be future workshops open to more people. It must have been a challenge to cram the workshop into one week

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Conservation Notes: Artist Betty Goodwin's ... - AGO Art Matters

Conservation Notes: Artist Betty Goodwin's ... - AGO Art Matters | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Conservation Notes: Artist Betty Goodwin's thoughts on paper. July 28th, 2014. Marianne at work in the studio. As Digital Special Collections Assistant in the AGO Library and Archives this summer, Marianne Williams is building new ...
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Behind the Scenes of The Ringling's Art Conservation Lab - Sarasota (blog)

Behind the Scenes of The Ringling's Art Conservation Lab - Sarasota (blog) | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Sarasota (blog) Behind the Scenes of The Ringling's Art Conservation Lab Sarasota (blog) She's responsible for cleaning, maintaining, restoring, protecting and preserving and doing whatever else is needed to preserve the beauty and authenticity of...
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How I Spent My Summer Vacation: An Interview with Teen Preservationist Bridget Brady

How I Spent My Summer Vacation: An Interview with Teen Preservationist Bridget Brady | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Members of Historical Good, top row, from left: Kayleigh Travins, Margo Boland, Maggie Shoemaker, and Sophia Brady; bottom row: Bridget Brady. Not pictured: Jen Fox, who was away at camp.
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Worcester Art Museum to Unveil Restored Hogarth Portraits - ArtfixDaily

Worcester Art Museum to Unveil Restored Hogarth Portraits - ArtfixDaily | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
ArtfixDaily Worcester Art Museum to Unveil Restored Hogarth Portraits ArtfixDaily In an intimate exhibition that explores their recent conservation, the Worcester Art Museum this month presents the first paintings by William Hogarth to enter an...
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ECPN Webinar: Beyond the Prerequisites: Preparing for Graduate ...

ECPN Webinar: Beyond the Prerequisites: Preparing for Graduate ... | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Attention Pre-Program Conservators! Join us for the latest upcoming webinar hosted by the Emerging Conservation Professionals Network (ECPN) on “Beyond the Prerequisites: Preparing for Graduate Education in Art ...
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Coming Up: Caring for Books | Connecting to Collections Online Community

Coming Up: Caring for Books | Connecting to Collections Online Community | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
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Great "free" learning opportunity

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Conservative innovations | Chemistry World

Conservative innovations | Chemistry World | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Rachel Brazil finds out how chemists can restore art to its former glory

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Mr. T. rex goes to Washington

Mr. T. rex goes to Washington | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
UD art conservation fellow contributes to preparation, transport of fossilized dinosaur bones
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Imagine how much we would know if every museum had a scientific research program like that of the Art Institute of Chicago

Imagine how much we would know if every museum had a scientific research program like that of the Art Institute of Chicago | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
On April 22, 2014, The New York Times published in its Science Section an article by Kenneth Chang titled “How This Renoir Used to Look”. The article discussed the changes in color of the backgrou
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