Presented by the Northeast Ohio Alliance for Response with generous support from the Fidelity Foundation, Mr. Rapid/Water Out of Canton, and the Ohio Preservation Council
Ohio Museums Association 2009 Conference
Sheraton Suites Akron/Cuyahoga Falls, Akron, OH
April 6, 2009, 9:00AM-11:30AM
What are the latest trends in fire suppression technology? What steps should you be taking to protect your collections from fire and its associated dangers? And what can you expect to happen to your objects if they are exposed to a fire?
Presenters will include:
- Nick Artim, Director, Heritage Protection Group, Middlebury, VT
- Patricia Silence, Conservator of Museum Exhibitions and Historic Interiors, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, VA
- Wendy Partridge, Paintings Conservator, Intermuseum Conservation Association, Cleveland, OH
- Panel of curators, registrars, and first responders speaking on recent local renovation and construction projects
The Intermuseum Conservation Association is the current spearhead organization of the NEOAFR. We have worked with the Ohio Museums Association to develop special registration packages for those who are not OMA members but are interested in attending "Fire!" Price details and registration form can be found at http://www.ica-artconservation.org/education/NEOAFRregistrationform.pdf.
Keywords: preservation, conservation, fire, Ohio
Posted: February 12, 2009
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