Art House Café Lecture Series: This Friday at 7pm!
Our next installment of our popular Art House Café Lecture Series takes place this Friday at 7pm! Join emerging scholar Vincent Dion as he presents: From Materials to Relationships: Issues in the Conservation of Contemporary Artworks Admission is Free, RSVP to reserve a seat!
Vincent will be discussing how the field of art conservation has been adapting to meet the new challenges of preserving contemporary art. Questions of dematerialization, technological obsolescence, artist intent and acceptable change will be addressed to outline the main issues encountered by conservators when dealing with art pieces containing time-based media or ephemeral and unstable materials. This will be presented alongside the current state of multi-disciplinary research in the field as well as tools and solutions currently being used by professionals