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Stone Conservation for Longwood Gardens’ Main Fountain — Dan Lepore & Sons Co., 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 5

5 May

Longwood Gardens and Dan Lepore & Sons Company have graciously agreed to host a behind-the-scenes tour of the stone conservation work being undertaken as part of the Main Fountain Gardens Restoration. Please join the Association for Preservation Technology (APT-DVC) and the Philadelphia Area Conservation Association (PACA) at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 5th, at the […]

“Turning Awareness into Opportunity” at the National Museum of American Jewish History

17 Feb

Please join PACA on Wednesday, February 17th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM for “Turning Awareness into Opportunity” at the National Museum of American Jewish History (101 South Independence Mall East). The event is FREE for PACA members, $8 for non-members, and $5 for student non-members. A talk on using a business development lens to understand […]

Walk and Talk at Feats of Clay – Tuesday, September 1 at 6pm

1 Sep

Please join PACA on Tuesday, September 1st from 6:00 – 8:00 PM for a “Walk and Talk at Feats of Clay” at the Kroiz Gallery of the Architectural Archives (220 South 34th Street) at the University of Pennsylvania. The event is FREE for PACA members, $8 for non-members, and $5 for student non-members. A guided […]

PACA General Meeting and Elections May 5

5 May

Please join us for our Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 5 May from 6:00-8:30 PM at the Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent (15 South 7th Street). Our goals for the meeting are to vote in new PACA board members, discuss the milestones of 2014, and, with your help, establish new goals for 2015 […]

Eastern State Penitentiary Tour

9 Apr

Please join PACA and Eastern State Penitentiary (ESP) on Thursday, April 9th from 5:30 – 8:00 PM for tours of the Catholic Chaplain’s Office and Pop-Up Museum at Eastern State Penitentiary (2027 Fairmount Avenue). Due to space limitations, this event is open to PACA members only. The event will offer a behind-the-scenes look at the […]

CARING FOR COLLECTIONS: COLLABORATION & INNOVATION

2 Mar

CARING FOR COLLECTIONS: COLLABORATION & INNOVATION A student event hosted by the Philadelphia Area Conservation Association at National Mechanics, Philadelphia, PA March 2, 2015 6pm – 8pm   The Philadelphia Area Conservation Association is delighted to host a night of student lectures on interdisciplinary collaboration within the cultural heritage sector on March 2, 2015 at […]

Don’t Let It Be: Fundraising for Art Conservation Here, There and Everywhere

2 Dec

Please join us for our next event: “Don’t Let It Be: Art Conservation Here, There and Everywhere” on Tuesday, 2 December from 6:00-7:30 PM at the Van Pelt – Dietrich Library Center on the University of Pennsylvania campus. This event is FREE for PACA members, $8 for non-members, and $5 for student non-members. “Don’t Let […]

“Handling the Past” at the Franklin Institute

24 Sep

Please join PACA on Wednesday, 24 September from 6:00- 8:00 PM for our fall kickoff event, ”Handling the Past”, hosted by the Franklin Institute (222 North 20th Street). The event is FREE for PACA members and $8 for non-members, and $5 for student non-members. “Handling the Past” will focus on demanding storage and use issues […]

General Meeting: Architectural Archives of the University of Pennsylvania

6 May

Please join us for our Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 6 May from 6:30-7:30 PM at the Architectural Archives of the University of Pennsylvania (220 South 34th Street). Our goals for the meeting are to vote in new PACA board members, vote on changes to the ByLaws as well as to discuss the results of […]

Tour Rodin Museum and Garden

2 Apr

Please join PACA and the Conservation Department of the Philadelphia Museum of Art on Wednesday, 2 April from 6:30-7:30 PM for a conservation open house at the Rodin Museum (2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway). The event is FREE for PACA members and $8 for non-members, and $5 for student non-members. The event offers a behind-the-scenes look […]