Best Intentions: Care of Collections

Living With Art Lecture Series - Best intentions: care of collections

Ames Public Library Auditorium, 515 Douglas Ave.
Free and open to the public

Speakers: Allison Sheridan and Jerome Thompson

To polish or not to polish… curious about how to care for your treasures? Now is your chance to learn tips and techniques from the experts! University Museums collections manager Allison Sheridan and retired State Curator Jerome Thompson will cover care for objects ranging from glass, silver, and ceramics to paper, paintings, photos and textiles. Learn what general care is and when you should consult a professional.

The Living with Art Lecture Series is presented in partnership by Ames Public Library, Ames Historical Society, Iowa State University Library, and University Museums.

 

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 7:00pm