Events

BGC LECTURES, SYMPOSIA, AND OTHER EVENTS

Upcoming Events

November 27–28, 2017

Symposium

Symposium—Conserving Active Matter: A Cultures of Conservation Research Project
November 27, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
November 28, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
38 West 86th Street, Lecture Hall

Recent Events

November 2, 2017

Brown Bag Lunch Talk

Samantha Alderson and Peter Whiteley
"Over Land and Sea: The Journey of a Chief’s Chest back to Haida Gwaii from the American Museum of Natural History"
12:15 – 1:15 pm
38 West 86th Street, Seminar Room

October 31, 2017

Brown Bag Lunch Talk

Trinidad Rico
"Heritage, Secrecy, and Failure"
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
38 West 86th St, Lecture Hall

February 21, 2017

Brown Bag Lunch Talk

Caitlin Earley
"In Enemy Hands: Captive Bodies in Ancient Mesoamerican Art"
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
38 West 86th St, Lecture Hall

February 8, 2017

Artist in Residence, Evening Lecture

Mark Dion, Joanna Ebenstein, Earle Havens, and David Harvey
"From the Wunderkammer to The Museum of Nature: Exhibiting the Anthropocene"
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
38 West 86th St, Lecture Hall

February 1, 2017

"Keyword" Panel

"Conserving 9/11"
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
38 West 86th St, Lecture Hall

January 25, 2017

Artist in Residence

An Evening With Mark Dion
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
38 West 86th St, Lecture Hall

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Brown Bag Lunch Talk

Deborah Lee Trupin
"Textiles in the Historic Interior—A Look at Curatorial, Conservation, and Interpretive Issues"
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
38 West 86th Street, Lecture Hall

November 2, 2016

Evening Lecture

"The Protection of Cultural Heritage in Italy: A Short History and Some Current Issues"
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
38 West 86th St, Lecture Hall

November 2, 2016

Brown Bag Lunch Talk

Jessica Walthew
"Issues of Conservation and Display in the American Museum of Natural History's Hall of Northwest Coast Indians"
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
38 West 86th St, Lecture Hall

November 1, 2016

"Keyword" Panel

"Digging into Central Park's Layered Past"
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
38 West 86th St, Lecture Hall

October 19, 2016

Brown Bag Lunch Talk

Robert van Langh
"Netherlands Institute for Conservation Art and Science: An Integrated Approach Towards Understanding and Preserving Cultural Heritage"
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
38 West 86th Street, Lecture Hall

October 5, 2016

Brown Bag Lunch Talk

Alicia Boswell
"Luxury Object Artisans in the Ancient Andes: Coca and Metal Producers in Northern Peru, AD 200–1532"
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
38 West 86th Street, Seminar Room

Past Events Archive

EVENTS IN NEW YORK

Upcoming Events

May 21 - 22, 2018

It's About Time! Building A New Discipline: Time-Based Media Art Conservation Symposium

Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, New York

Recent Events

October 13, 2017

Object America I

12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall
55 West 13th Street, Room I-202, New York, NY 10011

October 20, 2017

Creatively Reusing Materials to Engage Participation

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Room 101C, 133/141 West 21st Street, New York, NY

October 21, 2017

Petzel presents: artist Keith Edmier in conversation with conservator Christian Scheidemann

5:00 pm
35 East 67th Street, NY 10065

October 23, 2017

Seurat, Matisse and Degas: The Role of Technical Art History in Museum Publications and Exhibitions

6:00 PM
The Institute of Fine Arts, NYU
The James B. Duke House
1 East 78th Street
New York City

October 24, 2017

Casting the Curriculum: The Parthenon Marbles, Plaster Casts, and Public Sculpture

11:30 AM – 05:00 PM
The Skylight Room (9100)
The Center for the Humanities
The Graduate Center, CUNY
365 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10016

October 27, 2017

Fitch Colloquium—Ex-Situ: On Moving Monuments

9:30 am
Columbia University
Wood Auditorium, Avery Hall

November 2, 2017

The Many Phantoms of the Kirkbride Hospitals for the Insane

Lecture by Robert Kirkbride
7:00 pm
Columbia University
Ware Lounge, Avery Hall

November 3, 2017

Object America II

12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center
6 East 16th Street, New York, NY 10003, Room D1103

FURTHER AFIELD

Upcoming Events

November 16, 2017

Conservation Clinic

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Winterthur’s Brown Horticultural Center

November 29, 2017

The Colonia Dynasty and the Art of Construction in Fifteenth-Century Castile

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
The Courtauld Institute of Art
Research Forum Seminar Room
Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 0RN

December 14, 2017

Conference: Matthijs Maris at Work

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

January 8 - 9, 2018

ICUDCS 2018: 20th International Conference on Urban Design and Conservation Studies

Singapore, SG

January 18 - 19, 2018

ICACHML 2018: 20th International Conference on Architectural Conservation, Heritage Management and Landscaping

London, United Kingdom

February 12, 2018

New Technical Research on the Tomb of Mary of Burgundy

12:10 pm – 1:10 pm
National Gallery of Art
East Building Small Auditorium

April 27, 2018

Heritage and Visual Archive Symposium

Organized by the CHAPS program
Rutgers University

May 29 - June 2, 2018

American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works 46th Annual Meeting

Houston, TX

July 22 - 27, 2018

Scientific Methods in Cultural Heritage Research - Gordon Research Conference

"Leading Edge Applications of Data Science, Degradation Science, and Conservation Strategies for Cultural Heritage"
Rey Don Jaime Grand Hotel
Avinguda de l'Hotel
Castelldefels, Spain

Recent Events

October 30, 2017

Innovation, Competition, and Fine Painting Technique: Marketing High-Life Style in the Dutch 17th Century

12:10 pm – 1:10 pm
National Gallery of Art
West Building Lecture Hall

November 6 - 11, 2017

11th North American Textile Conservation Conference

"Embellished Fabrics: Conserving Surface Manipulation and Decoration"
Mexico City, Mexico

November 13, 2017

Ardrossan: The Last Great Estate on the Philadelphia Main Line

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Union League of Philadelphia
140 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

November 14, 2017

An Evening with Analia Saban and Gabriel Kuri

Presented as part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA
7:00 pm
Getty Center
Harold M. William Auditorium