Playing to the World: the Face of International Preservation

6 Nov

Please join us for our next event: “Playing to the World: the Face of International Preservation” at the Penn Museum on Wednesday, November 6th from 6:00-7:00 PM. This event is FREE for PACA members, $8 for non-members, and $5 for student non-members.

The evening will include six speakers.  Among the speakers will be Lynn A. Grant, Head Conservator, Penn Museum; Debra Hess Norris, Chair and Professor, Department of Art Conservation, University of Delaware; Gregory Landrey, Division Director, Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library; Dawn Lohnas, Andrew W. Mellon Fellow in Objects Conservation, The Metropolitan Museum of Art; and Simon Martin, Associate Curator of the American Section, Penn Museum. The program will feature six “lightning talks” (short presentations of 5-7 minutes) focusing on global engagement efforts led by professionals in the local preservation community.

SCHEDULE:

5:30-6:00 PM – Reception

6:00- 6:45 PM – Lightning Talks (order TBD)

6:45-7:00 PM – Q & A

The event will take place in the NEVIL ROOM on the SECOND FLOOR off of the African Gallery at the PENN MUSEUM (3260 South Street). For a museum map please visit this link http://www.penn.museum/museum-map.html and for information on parking or arriving to the museum, please visit the Penn Museum’s website at http://www.penn.museum/.

If you plan to attend, please RSVP by Monday, November 4th and include “YES LIGHTNING TALKS” in the subject line of your email.

We look forward to seeing you in November!

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