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CincyArtMuseum CAM #conservation: Objects Conservator repairs fragile Japanese screen. On display Feb 2015.. http://t.co/Jw0jPVXKka http://t.co/mQA2nkqGWy 12 hour ago via Twitter CincyArtMuseum RT @artacademycincy: Lecture this evening, 7pm at @cincyartmuseum from photographer Paul Graham. Brought to you by @FOTOFOCUSCINCY http://t 2 hour ago via Twitter
Cincinnati Art Museum Behind the Scenes in Conservation: Our objects conservator is working on a Japanese folding screen for the upcoming Masterpieces of Japanese Art exhibition. The screen has delicate bamboo shades set into the cart doors shown in each of its six panels. Over time some of the shades have warped and detached from their frames. The folding screen’s frame is also showing signs of wear. The lacquer is flaking and there are numerous rubs and chips in the surface. The objects conservator is working to clean and flatten the bamboo screens to fit them back into the panels and she is consolidating (applying adhesive) and inpainting losses in the lacquer frame. The painted portion of the screen will be a project for our paper conservator. You will be able to see this screen conserved and on display next year in the “Masterpieces of Japanese Art” from February 14th to August 30th 2015. 4 hour ago via Facebook

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ART 360: Donald Judd's Untitled with Mary Claire Angle

August 23, 2014 - 02:00 pm to 03:00 pm

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Attendees meet in Front Lobby

Discover new favorites and learn more about old friends! Each month, Art 360 offers visitors the opportunity to look at art in the permanent collection from all angles and to discover the who, what, when, where and why of some of the museum’s greatest treasures. Through extended conversation with museum staff in the galleries, explore the techniques and processes used to make an object and the cultural, historical, and social factors that shaped its creation.

Join Mary Claire Angle, Assistant Director of School-based Learning, for a discussion around Donald Judd’s Untitled. In this Art 360 we will examine Judd’s involvement in the minimalist movement and through a hands-on activity explore the various concepts of what makes an object art.  

FREE. Reservations required. Please call (513) 721.ARTS (2787) to purchase tickets.

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