–THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED–
We will be contacting those of you who have registered so that you can receive a full refund. We are very sorry for the inconvenience! –LAPNet Steering Committee 9/27/13
UNDERSTANDING CONDITION AND BASIC MAINTENANCE
Presented by Carolyn Tallent, Paintings Conservator
DATE: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2013
Location: The Huntington Library
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, CA 91108
Munger Research Center, Seaver classroom 1-2.
Parking is free.
REGISTRATION FEE: $100 (includes refreshments and lunch)
REGISTRATION BEGINS AT 9:30 AM
PROGRAM: 10:00 AM TO 3:00 PM
LUNCH: 12:00 -1:00
DESCRIPTION OF THE PROGRAM
A presentation by Carolyn Tallent on the various materials and methods of painting construction, changes that occur from normal aging, some of the types of damages that paintings incur, and information on basic maintenance. This will be followed by a workshop; participants are encouraged to bring in objects that we can examine and discuss.
Instructor: Carolyn Tallent is a paintings conservator in private practice in Santa Monica. She has worked in a regional conservation center, museums, and in private practice, and is the editor of the Western Association for Conservation Newsletter.
Who should attend? Library, archives, and other repository staff who have responsibility for the care of paintings collections.
SPACE IS LIMITED SO REGISTER NOW! REGISTER BY MAIL ONLY!
To register send the following information to Linda Mehr at the address below along with your check.
INDICATE LUNCH CHOICE:
Chicken cranberry salad______
Turkey ham cheese baguette________
Grilled vegetable caprese wrap _____ (vegetarian)
REGISTRATION FEE: $100
All checks payable to LAPNet
Registration deadline Sept. 20
Mail to: Linda Harris Mehr
Margaret Herrick Library Director
Fairbanks Center for Motion Picture Study
333 S. La Cienega Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Registration questions contact:
Linda Mehr at (310) 247-3033