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IIC Point of the Matter Dialogue: “Viral Images”

IIC Point of the Matter Dialogue: “Viral Images”

This week we are pleased to introduce two new contributing writers: Amber Kerr and Rebecca Rushfield. Amber Kerr is paintings conservator at the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s Lunder Conservation Center. She has served as an elected member to the IIC Council for over seven years, is editor for the IIC social media pages, and is actively… Read more »

Topics in Time-Based Media Art Conservation: Joanna Phillips

Topics in Time-Based Media Art Conservation: Joanna Phillips

This week’s contributing blogger, Sofia Kofodimos, is an M.A. student at the Institute of Fine Arts, NYU and a project cataloger at the Museum of Modern Art Archives. She previously worked on archival projects at Fales Library & Special Collections, The Emily Harvey Foundation, The Robert Wilson Archive, and was a Gallery Guide at the… Read more »

Daniel González: Paper Building

Daniel González: Paper Building

This week’s contributing blogger, Elena Girelli, is project manager at Studio Daniel González, NY & Verona, Italy. She oversees the project planning and development of large-scale public artworks, performances and shows of the studio. She received a masters degree in arts management at University of Bologna, which was then followed by a four-year term collaboration with… Read more »

Topics in Time-Based Media Art Conservation: Deena Engel

Topics in Time-Based Media Art Conservation: Deena Engel

This week’s contributing author, Xin Wang, is a writer and curator based in New York, as well as a first-year PhD student at the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University. Select writing and projects can be found at: https://blancdexin.com/   For the November 14, 2016 installment of the IFA’s Time-Based Media Art Conservation lecture… Read more »

Glenstone Museum Roundtable

Glenstone Museum Roundtable

This week’s returning blogger, Crystal Sanchez, works on the central Digital Asset Management System for the Smithsonian Institution, a digital repository used by all of the Smithsonian’s 19 Museums, Libraries, Research Centers, and the National Zoo, and is a member of the Smithsonian’s Pan-Institutional Time-Based Media and Digital Art Working Group. And she loves media… Read more »

CALL/VoCA Talk: Blane De St. Croix

CALL/VoCA Talk: Blane De St. Croix

This week’s contributing blogger, Chad Alligood, is a curator of modern and contemporary art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. He is also a proud member of the VoCA Board of Directors.   A packed house turned out on September 29, 2016, at Cabinet in Brooklyn for the conversation between artist Blane De St…. Read more »

Topics in Time-Based Media Art Conservation: Mona Jimenez

Topics in Time-Based Media Art Conservation: Mona Jimenez

This week’s contributing blogger, Regina Harsanyi, is a second year M.A. candidate at the Institute of Fine Arts, NYU and a current member of NYU’s Curatorial Collaborative. Her previous registrar experience in the fine arts sparked her interest in technical art history and material preservation. She’s currently primarily focused on the history of moving image in the… Read more »

Rhizome’s Net Art Anthology

Rhizome’s Net Art Anthology

This week’s contributing blogger, Melanie Bühler, is an independent curator working at the intersection of digital culture and contemporary art. She is responsible for the discussion series Lunch Bytes and the exhibition and research project Inflected Objects. A Fulbright recipient, she is presently pursuing an MA degree at NYU’s Institute of Fine Arts.   “As a… Read more »

On Risking Delight: A VoCA Talk with Henrietta Mantooth

On Risking Delight: A VoCA Talk with Henrietta Mantooth

This week’s contributing writer, Tara Foster, is an interdisciplinary creative and arts administrator, whose work exists at the intersection of place-based community cohesion and contemporary art. She recently returned to her hometown of New York City after nearly a decade of Southern living, most recently serving as the Program Associate for Artist Support at the Joan… Read more »

Topics in Time-Based Media Art Conservation: Daniel Rozin

Topics in Time-Based Media Art Conservation: Daniel Rozin

This week’s contributing blogger, Heyeon Kim, is a first-year M.A. student in Art History at the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, focusing on global modern and contemporary art. She received her B.A in Art History from the University of Michigan. From 2013-2016, she oversaw the Overseas Artists Section at the annual Asian Students… Read more »

2016 IIC Conference

2016 IIC Conference

This week’s contributing blogger, Marta Garcia Celma, is a conservator of photographic materials and a PhD candidate with The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network NACCA (New Approaches in the Conservation of Contemporary Art) funded by the European Union H2020 Programme. She is based at Cologne Institute of Conservation Sciences, Germany, researching authenticity and reproducibility on… Read more »

Field Notes from Brooklyn

Field Notes from Brooklyn

This week’s contributing bloggers are Lauren Argentina Zelaya and Shelley Vidia Worrell. Lauren Argentina Zelaya is currently the Assistant Curator of Public Programs at the Brooklyn Museum where she curates and facilitates Target First Saturdays and other free and low-cost public programs that invite visitors to engage with special exhibitions and the collection in new and unexpected ways. Shelley… Read more »