The 4th International Mountmakers Forum was held May 14 -15, 2014 at the New Mexico History Museum, Santa Fe, NM





John Garcia, Santa Clara Pueblo 
Video of the blessing and opening remarks 



Mounting China’s Terracotta Warriors 
Vincent Avalos, Mountmaker, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco 
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Baskets and Hats Storage Mounts 
Steven Sciscenti, Associate Preparator, Collections and Information Access, Oakland Museum of California 
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Necklace Mount System 
Dan Radven, Exhibit Preparator and Artifact Mountmaker, Exhibits Central, Museums of New Mexico 
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Morning Group Discussion 

Template Techniques for Mountmaking 
BJ Farrar, Senior Mountmaker, J. Paul Getty Museum 
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Digital 3-D Technologies in Mountmaking 
Megan Dattoria, Exhibit Specialist and Richard Gould, Exhibit Specialist, Acrylic, Office of Exhibits, Smithsonian Museum 
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Mountmaking as Preventative Conservation 
McKenzie Lowry, Senior Mountmaker, J. Paul Getty Museum 
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Afternoon Group Discussion 



Physics of Mountmaking 
Vincent Avalos, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco 

Media:Wari Tunic Mount Poster.compressed.pdf 
Textile Mounting System 
Robin Hanson, Carlo Maggiora and Philip Brutz, Cleveland Museum of Art

The Art of Mountmaking 
Jamie Hascall, Independent Mountmaking Consultant, Seattle, WA

3D Printing 
Greg Vigil, Highlands University, Las Vegas, NM 

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