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Conservation Center Lecturers and Affiliated Faculty

Institute Lecturers for the Conservation Center 2017 - 2018

Samantha Alderson
Conservator, American Museum of Natural History

Lisa Bruno
Carol Lee Shen Chief Conservator, Brooklyn Museum

Jean Dommermuth
Senior Paintings Conservator, ArtCare NYC; Conservation Consultant, Villa La Pietra

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

Nora Kennedy
Sherman Fairchild Conservator in Charge, Photograph Conservation, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Dr. Marco Leona
David H. Koch Scientist in Charge, Department of Scientific Research, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Tina March
Assistant Conservator, Brooklyn Museum

Dianne Dwyer Modestini
Paintings Conservator, Kress Program in Painting Conservation, Conservation Center

Kristin Patterson
Associate Conservator, Modern Art Conservation

Katherine Sanderson
Assistant Conservator, Photograph Conservation, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Steven Weintraub
Proprietor, Art Preservation Services

The Samuel H. Kress Program in Paintings Conservation 2017 – 2018

Dianne Dwyer Modestini
Paintings Conservator

Shan Kuang
Kress Fellow in Paintings Conservation

Judith Praska Distinguished Visiting Professor in Conservation and Technical Studies 2017 - 2018

Karl Buchberg (Fall 2017)
Former Senior Conservator of Paper, Museum of Modern Art

David Saunders (Spring 2018)
Honorary Research Fellow and Former Keeper of the Department of Conservation and Scientific Research, British Museum

Additional Conservation Consultants Villa La Pietra 2017 – 2018

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

Jack Soultanian
Conservator, Sherman Fairchild Center for Objects Conservation, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Deborah Trupin
Textile Conservator in private practice; formerly Textile Conservator, NY State Bureau of Historic Sites

George Wheeler
Research Scholar, Department of Scientific Research, The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Senior Scientist, Highbridge Materials Consulting, Pleasantville, NY

Guest Lecturers to the Conservation Center 2016 – 2017

This list will be updated periodically throughout the academic year.