paper conservation, research, and preservation consulting

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Curriculum Vitae

Education
Camberwell College of Arts, University of the Arts London
MA Conservation of Art on Paper, 2014

London College of Communication, University of the Arts London
BA Photography (Honours), 2009

Experience
Documentary Heritage & Preservation Services for New York, Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, January 2017-current
Preservation Specialist

Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, March 2016-January 2017
National Endowment for the Humanities Preventive Conservation Fellow

Picturae Nederland at Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, New York, March 2015-March 2016
Conservation Assistant and Senior Paper Art Handler

Freelance Paper Conservator, New York, March 2015-March 2016

Szelag Art Conservation, Saint Louis, October 2014-March 2015
Contract Paper Conservator

Glenn Sujo: Anatomies & Other Drawings Exhibition, Eton College Windsor, UK, July-August 2014
Project Paper Conservator

Centre for Photographic Conservation, London, August 2013-September 2014
Volunteer Photographic Collection Assistant

Victoria & Albert Museum, London, March and July 2014
Paper Conservation Intern

Black Cultural Archives, London, October 2011-May 2014
Photographic Collection Volunteer and Project Conservator

Royal Library, Royal Collection Trust, Windsor Castle, July 2013
Paper Conservation Intern

Children’s Society Archives, London, March-September 2013
Conservation Volunteer

Contemporary Art Museum Saint Louis, January-September 2010
Exhibitions Intern

Board, Volunteer, and Moderator Positions
Philadelphia Area Conservation Association (PACA), May 2018-current
Program Chair

Materials Information & Technical Resources for Artists (MITRA), University of Delaware, October 2016-current
Board Moderator and Technical Contributor - Paper and Dry Media Topics

Connecting to Collections Care (C2C), July 2018
Board Moderator

Mural Arts, Philadelphia, November 2016-August 2017

Presentations and Publications
New York Archives Conference. June 8, 2019. “Condition Surveys in Small Museums: Condition Surveys in the Wild.” Rochester, New York.

Museum Association of New York annual conference. April 6, 2019. “Disaster Response Solutions.” Cooperstown, New York.

Now on View: Preserving Modern and Contemporary Museum Collections.  September 12-13, 2018.  The Broad, Los Angeles, CA.

American Institute for Conservation 46th Annual Meeting: Material Matters (2018).  “Caring for Electrophotographic Art: A Case Study of the Pati Hill Archives at Arcadia University.”  Book and Paper Group and Electronic Media Group joint session. Houston, TX.

Philadelphia Area Conservation Association.  March 18, 2017: “Caring for Electrophotographic Prints: A Case Study of the Pati Hill Archives at Arcadia University.”

Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian weblog.  Published December 26, 2015: “Object of the Day: Our Lady of Einsiedeln.”

Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian weblog.  Published October 19, 2015: “Object of the Day: A Paper Menagerie.”

Interventions, Vol. 4, Issue 1: Object Lesson: Conservation and Art History. Published January 20, 2015: “Growing Old Gracefully: The Conservation of a Mixed-Media Collage at University College London Art Museum.”  New York: Columbia University.

 VoCA weblog.  Published September 29, 2014:  “Collaborative Conservation: Stabilizing a Work-in-Progress”.