Art History & Art Conservation

Department of Art History & Art Conservation

Art Conservation Tour with Canadian Art Museum Directors Organization

Rosaleen Hill giving a tour of Art Conservation
On June 12 the Canadian Art Museum Directors Organization toured the Art Conservation Program. Professor Rosaleen Hill toured the CAMDO members through the Artifact, Paper and Painting conservation labs and highlighted the types of objects that are treated in each area. She also discussed and demonstrated how new materials, such as gellan gum, are used in the conservation treatment of paper objects.
Posted on August 7th, 2019.