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  • Apr
    Students' Choice Lecture
    Apr. 4th, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    Winterthur Rotunda
    Join us in the Winterthur Rotunda as Jessica Johnson of the Smithsonian's Museum Conservation Institute (Suitland, MD) speaks on “Collaborative Methodologies for Conservation in Crisis Areas.”  
  • Apr
    Conservation Clinic
    Apr. 5th, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Winterthur’s Brown Horticultural Center
    Learn more about the condition, care, and recommended treatment for your antique! As part of its mission of public service, at no charge, the Winterthur/University of Delaware Program in Art Conservation consults on condition, care, and possible treatment of objects. Faculty, students, and Winterthur staff share with collectors, curators, owners, caretakers, and scholars their knowledge about caring for works of art and archival material. Owners or caretakers may make a 30-minute appointment to bring paintings, textiles, works of art on paper, books and archival documents, photographic materials, furniture, and decorative, archaeological, and ethnographic objects. By appointment only (call 302.888.4786). Free admission. Note: Limit no more than three objects per appointment. Monetary appraisals will not be given. This event is held one Thursday per month (1:00 pm–4:00 pm) at Winterthur’s Brown Horticultural Center (near the Greenhouses). 2017/2018 dates (subject to change): September 14, 2017; October 5, 2017; November 16, 2017; December 14, 2017; March 15, 2018; April 5, 2018. 
  • Apr
    Tours for pre-program applicants
    Apr. 11th, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Tours of the conservation laboratories at Winterthur are available to potential applicants throughout the academic year. Pre-program tours are generally held once a month. Dates for the fall 2017 semester tours are September 13, October 4, November 8, and December 6; dates for the spring 2018 semester tours are February 21, March 14, April 11, and May 9. If you would like more information about department tours, please contact WUDPAC Fellow Madison Brockman at 
  • Apr
    Students' Choice Lecture
    Apr. 11th, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    Winterthur Rotunda
    Join us in the Winterthur Rotunda for a special presentation by Jennifer Jae Gutierrez of the Image Permanence Institute (Rochester, NY), entitled “Where Do You See Yourself in Five Years?”  
  • Apr
    Students' Choice Lecture
    Apr. 18th, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    Charleston Dining Room
    Join us in Winterthur's Charleston Dining for a presentation on carbon fiber fabrics, to be given by Carolyn Riccardelli of the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, NY). 
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>> Visit the Kress Reconstruction Project site

Since 2009, the University of Delaware has been awarded a series of grants from the Samuel H. Kress Foundation to support the design and creation of digital and physical historically accurate reconstructions of selected paintings from the Kress Collection.  Use of these didactics and associated lesson plans, as well as sample sets of  historic pigments and their raw materials available upon request from the Kress Foundation, will inform and inspire scholars, students, and the general public about the making of art and the value of technical art history…


 Student Blogs

  • Student Blog: The Morgan Library & Museum
    In this blog post, WUDPAC Class of 2018 Fellow Jacklyn Chi talks about working with the collections and staff at the Morgan Library & Museum’s Thaw Conservation Center, and her treatment of a drawing attributed to the Dutch artist Jacob de Wit.
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  • Student Blog: Walters Art Museum
    In this blog post, WUDPAC Class of 2018 Fellow Amaris Sturm talks about her work with conservation staff at the Walters Art Museum, preparing objects for an exhibition of Russian enamel.
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