Day One Presentations
Monday, October 26th

 

Early Session 2-4 pm ET

Intro Speaker: Duane Blue Spruce, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC, USA

 

"Mount-making for Display and Conservation: A Case Study" 

Leanne Smith, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, UK 

 

"Nowhere to Hide: Seamless Mounting on a Plexiglass Panel" 

Andrew Estep, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, USA; Jody Hanson, Freelance Mountmaker, Buffalo, New York, USA

 

"Telescopic Slide: A Wall-mount System for Presenting Light and Fragile Objects" 

Pierre-luc Brouillette, Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Québec, CA

 

Tour 415-445 pm ET

St. Louis Art Museum: Virtual Mount Lab Tour
Tim Skornia, Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

 

Poster Presentation 445-500 pm ET
“Floating Cradle for Pamphlets and Light Books”
Lucía Torner, Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Winterthur, Delaware, USA

 

Late Session 5-7 pm ET

“Internal Struggles: A Look at Interior Mounting Solutions”

Warren Bennett, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, USA

 

“Invisible Mounts: Internal Mounting Techniques at the Harvard Art Museums”

Jill Comer, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
 

“Mounting Religious Objects with a Consideration for Access to the Object”

Louise Bradley, Conservation Framing for Works of Art, Rye, Victoria, AU

 

“Mounting a Private Collection of Ethnographic Art”

Louise Bradley, Conservation Framing for Works of Art, Rye, Victoria, AU

 

After Party 7-8 pm ET

Come talk with presenters, mountmakers and allied colleagues in an informal setting.

Space is limited, so be sure to register for this free event!

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