Board of Directors

Glenn Wharton

Glenn Wharton , Emeritus Board Member

Glenn Wharton is a Clinical Associate Professor in Museum Studies at New York University. From 2007-2013 he served as Conservator at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, where he established the time-based media conservation program for video, performance, and software-based collections. He was one of the Founding Board Members of VoCA (formerly INCCA-NA) and served as its first Executive Director until 2010. His current research is on the legacy of contemporary artists and the life of complex artworks in museums, in which he engages contemporary debates around object biographies, intentionality, authorship, and authenticity. Dr. Wharton received his Ph.D. in Conservation from the Institute of Archaeology, University College London, and his M.A. in Conservation from the Cooperstown Graduate Program in New York.

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