Conservation Center Lecturers and Affiliated Faculty

Institute Lecturers for the Conservation Center
2014 – 2015

Drew Anderson
Conservator, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Sarah Barack
Objects Conservator

John Childs
Head of Conservation Services, National September 11 Memorial & Museum

Jean Dommermuth
Paintings Conservator; Conservation Consultant, Villa La Pietra

Maria Fredericks
Drue Heinz Book Conservator, The Morgan Library and Museum

Christine Frohnert
Conservator of Contemporary Art, Modern Materials and Media, Bek & Frohnert, LLC

Nica Gutman Rieppi
Conservator, private practice

Alexis Hagadorn
Head of Conservation, Columbia University Libraries, Columbia University

Nora Kennedy
Sherman Fairchild Conservator of Photographs, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Dr. Marco Leona
Head Scientist, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Dianne Dwyer Modestini
Research Professor, Kress Program in Painting Conservation, Conservation Center

Katherine Sanderson
Assistant Conservator, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Suzanne Siano
Paintings Conservator

Karen Stamm
Conservator, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Steven Weintraub

The Samuel H. Kress Program in Paintings Conservation

Dianne Dwyer Modestini
Research Professor

Rita Berg
Kress Fellow in Paintings Conservation

Judith Praska Distinguished Visiting Professor in Conservation and Technical Studies

Salvador Muñoz Viñas
Professor of the Conservation Department, Polytechnical University of Valencia, Spain

Additional Conservation Consultants Villa La Pietra

Pam Hatchfield
Robert P. and Carol T. Henderson Head of Objects Conservation, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Jack Soultanian
Conservator, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Deborah Trupin
Textile Conservator, NY State Bureau of Historic Sites

George Wheeler
Director of Conservation Research, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, Columbia University; Research Scientist, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Institute of Fine Arts Research Associates

Brian Castriota
Consulting Conservator, Aphrodisias Excavations

Stephen Koob
Consulting Conservator, Excavations in Samothrace

Anna Serotta
Consulting Conservator, Selinunte Excavations

Guest Lecturers to the Conservation Center

This list will be updated periodically throughout the academic year.