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Wednesday, May 28 • 1:00pm - 5:00pm
(Seminar) Conservators in Private Practice: Greening your Conservation Practice LIMITED

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Headline speaker Monona Rossol will focus on health and safety in the conservation studio. Monona is a specialist in the field who has trained art conservation workers throughout the museum world. Her topics will include “Why a green studio might not be a safe studio, understanding air quality standards, selecting safer chemicals scientifically, and proper ventilation systems on a budget.” These informal and informative presentations will include plenty of time for questions and answers.

Panel discussion on Greening your Business: AIC Sustainability Committee Chair Betsey Haude (Senior Paper Conservator, Library of Congress) will present an overview of the committee’s work and Sarah Nunberg (Objects Conservation Studio LLC, Brooklyn, NY) will speak on sustainable practices in the conservation studio. Wendy Yeung will discuss the San Francisco Green Business Program, and Anna Jaeger of Caravan Studio, San Francisco, will cover web/computer related green business administration.

Greening Tips Session: Workshop participants will be invited to share ways in which they “green” their conservation businesses. Two participants in the Greening Tips Session will be selected by our panelists to win free registration for the workshop.

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Monona Rossol

President, Arts, Crafts, & Theater Safety, Inc.
Currently, Monona is President/founder of Arts, Crafts & Theater Safety, Inc., a nonprofit dedicated to providing health and safety services to the arts. She also is the Safety Officer for Local USA829 of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) and for the New York Production Locals. She lectures, provides regulatory compliance training, and has worked on over 80 art and performing arts building planning projects here... Read More →


Wednesday May 28, 2014 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Bayview B

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