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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.

Art Conservation Education and Outreach
Articles about art conservation and cultural materials preservation outreach and training efforts around the world
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Eskenazi Museum unveils design plans for transformative renovation

Eskenazi Museum unveils design plans for transformative renovation | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
a href= https://artmuseum.indiana.edu target= _blank The Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art /a at Indiana University has unveiled the initial
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Lincoln University Unveils Historic Academic Partnership with the Barnes Foundation

Lincoln University Unveils Historic Academic Partnership with the Barnes Foundation | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Lincoln University, PA (PRWEB) April 10, 2017 -- April 10, 2017—Lincoln University, Pa. — Lincoln University Interim President Richard Green announced the
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Philadelphia Museum of Art - Research : Conservation

This project is intended to address the need for more accurate and consistent documentation of the materials and techniques used to create works of art on paper. No detailed guide for this currently exists. The guidelines presented in this publication are designed to provide conservators, curators, registrars, catalogers and others charged with describing prints and drawings with a step by step approach for describing all aspects of the manufacture of these works.
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Big meaning in the minuscule: Art Museum explores conservation

Big meaning in the minuscule: Art Museum explores conservation | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

As chief conservator for the Cincinnati Art Museum, Serena Urry is the line between phases in a painting's life.

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Preserving Family History Research

Preserving Family History Research | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

This three part presentation will provide you with the basic tools to find, organize, and digitally preserve family history records.

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A Day in the Life of a Library Conservator - Preservation Underground

A Day in the Life of a Library Conservator - Preservation Underground | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

It’s hard to say what a typical day in the conservation lab might be, or what skills you will need when you show up for work in the morning.

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Art Institute 's Conservation Department receives windfall - Chicago Entertainment - Chicago Sun-Times

Art Institute 's Conservation Department receives windfall - Chicago Entertainment - Chicago Sun-Times | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

On Tuesday, less than a year after he helped oversee the arrival of a major private contemporary art collection with an estimated value of $400 million (donated by Chicago philanthropists Stefan Edlis and Gael Neeson), the Art Institute of Chicago's...

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Careers in Art and Historic Conservation 2015

Speakers: Introducer: Patricia Selinger, Head of Preservation and Inventory Management, VCU Libraries Featured Speaker 1: Elizabeth Belcher, objects conserva...

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Women in Science Wednesday: Janet Douglas

Women in Science Wednesday: Janet Douglas | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

Janet Douglas, Head of Technical Studies at the Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute, studies works of art and archaeology especially inorganic materials such as stone, jade, and metal.

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Harvard’s Colorful Library Filled With 2,500 Pigments Collected from Around the World

Harvard’s Colorful Library Filled With 2,500 Pigments Collected from Around the World | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

The Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies at Harvard Art Museums is different than many other departments of its kind—its visible to the public.

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From Immunology to Art: Antibody Research in the Conservation Sciences | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

From Immunology to Art: Antibody Research in the Conservation Sciences | The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

Antibody-based techniques are applied in the field of conservation science to identify and localize the various kinds of proteins used in objects of cultural heritage, revealing insights into materials and techniques used by artists and craftspeople.

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VIETNAMESE YOUTHS TAKING ON CULTURE AND HERITAGE PRESERVATION

Vietnamese students are working on building a highly interactive and informative website to fill the gap in advocating cultural and heritage preservation

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UD volunteers teach educational crafts to Salvation Army

Fantastic Fridays this semester brought University of Delaware art conservation students to the Salvation Army in Wilmington to teach arts and crafts with a ...

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Conservation Training Course Blends Online Learning, Intensive Workshop, and Distance Mentoring

Conservation Training Course Blends Online Learning, Intensive Workshop, and Distance Mentoring | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
As my colleague Foekje Boersma wrote here on the Iris last week, recent and ongoing debate about appropriate climates for collections has eroded the certainty of prescriptive approaches to reveal that no one solution can be applied universally.

As a member of the Managing Collections Environments
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Christopher Clarkson obituary

Christopher Clarkson obituary | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
Pre-eminent conservator who transformed the understanding, handling and preservation of rare manuscripts
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Conservation Stories: From Vault to Wall | AGO Art Gallery of Ontario

Conservation Stories: From Vault to Wall | AGO Art Gallery of Ontario | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it
The @agotoronto reveals the behind-the-scenes process of getting artwork out of the vaults and into the gallery https://t.co/CGZabg6i0t #art
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Slice of Cincinnati: Cincinnati Art Museums Conservation Department

Slice of Cincinnati: Cincinnati Art Museums Conservation Department | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

It’s the 15th century, and remnants of the Middle Ages hang over Europe
as it unknowingly waits for the Renaissance.

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North Carolina Museum of Art offers rare opportunity to watch conservator at work

North Carolina Museum of Art offers rare opportunity to watch conservator at work | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

Beginning February 20, 2016, the a href= http://ncartmuseum.org target= _blank North Carolina Museum of Art /a presents Actual State, a rare oppor...

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Harn Museum of Art conserves paintings by Jamini Roy through a generous donation

Harn Museum of Art conserves paintings by Jamini Roy through a generous donation | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

a href= http://www.harn.ufl.edu target= _blank The Harn Museum of Art /a at the University of Florida recently completed the conservation of seven...

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A Pigment Library That Launched American Art Conservation

A Pigment Library That Launched American Art Conservation | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

When the Harvard Art Museums reopen this Sunday after a six-year expansion project, historic pigments foundational to the field of art conservation in the United States will be on public view.

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Faith after the pharaohs: Egyptian papyri conservation

Faith after the pharaohs: Egyptian papyri conservation | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

Bridget Leach, Conservator: Pictorial Art, British Museum In preparation for the Egypt: faith after the pharaohs exhibition five papyri, kindly loaned from the Egypt Exploration Society, came into the Paper Conservation studio.

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Educational Materials - Resources (Preservation, Library of Congress)

Educational Materials - Resources (Preservation, Library of Congress) | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

Educational materials, including posters and bookmarks, promoting preservation awareness and especially for public schools and libraries.

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Carlos Bunga

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In the beginning, the installations of Carlos Bunga (Oporto, 1976) were meant to be destroyed at the same time as they were exhibited to the public.

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Media in Transition

Media in Transition | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

RT @SFMOMA: When tech is always changing, how do museums conserve #newmedia & time-based art?

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RE-ORG Crowdsourcing Project Launch

RE-ORG Crowdsourcing Project Launch | Art Conservation Education and Outreach | Scoop.it

caption id=attachment_13700 align=alignright width=300 “We re-used large wooden crates. We fixed secured chains on the crates to hang the masks.

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