Conserving the New: Preserving and Restoring Contemporary Artworks
ADAA Collectors' Forum
Saturday, January 23, 2010 - 10:30am
The panel will focus on a variety of issues related to the conservation of contemporary art works, including concerns with new media and alternative materials. It will approach questions of preservation and if or when conservation is even necessary for newer works.
Photo by Bill Orcutt.
David Reed, #596, 2006-2009, oil and alkyd on polyester.
LocationThe Morgan Library
225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street
New York, NY 10016
Art Curator and Writer
Owner and Senior Conservator, Contemporary Conservation Ltd.
Agnes Gund Chief Conservator, Museum of Modern Art, New York
Owner, James Cohan Gallery
Associate Arts Professor and Associate Director of Moving Image Archiving & Preservation, NYU