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SPECIAL NEDCC TWO-DAY WORKSHOP OFFERING
Identification and Care of Photographic Materials:
Daguerreotypes to Inkjet Prints
March 13 & 14, 2017
The Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
Monique Fischer, NEDCC Senior Photograph Conservator
Amanda Maloney, NEDCC Associate Photograph Conservator
About the Workshop
This hands-on workshop offers an in-depth introduction to the preservation of photographic materials, including their identification, deterioration, and care. Participants will learn how to recognize various photographic processes ranging from daguerreotypes to inkjet prints. Preservation problems associated with specific processes will also be studied. The workshop will address storage concerns and preservation priorities, including environmental guidelines, enclosures, and proper care and handling. Participants are encouraged to bring photographs for examination and discussion.
Who Should Attend?
The two-day workshop is a beginner to intermediate workshop intended for individuals who want to learn how to care for photographic materials including curators, collection managers, exhibit preparations, catalogers, archivists, photographers and collectors.
Complete Information and Registration
Questions about the Program?
Contact Monique Fischer, 978.470.1010
NEDCC is grateful for support from: