All About Art Conservation
Join us for an intimate conversation with art conservator Erin Fitterer live from New York. Erin will give us an in depth view into art conservation and the new technologies employed in conservation departments at major museums in the U.S. She will reveal the step-by-step processes for restoring different types of media - from old master paintings to works on paper to contemporary mixed-media sculpture. Erin will take us behind the scenes, revealing before and after images not shown to the public.
Erin Fitterer is a graduate student the Conservation Center at the Institute of Fine Art, New York University, concentrating in time-based media and object conservation. She received a Masters of Arts in art history from Rutgers University and a Bachelors of Arts in history and English from Seattle University. Prior to starting at NYU, she worked as a technician and pre-program intern at a number of institutions, including the National Gallery of Art, the Rakow Research Library at the Corning Museum of Glass, the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology, and the Morgan Library and Museum. She also worked as a natural language technician and fraud analyst before switching to a career in the arts.
*Due to the confidential nature of this material, this event will not be recorded.
You don't want to miss this!
When? Tuesday March 23rd,
12:00-1:15 PM EST
Where? On Zoom - Connect from your home or office