Posts Tagged: conservation

Beverly Pepper: Reframing the Narrative

Students are visible walking through the hallway behind Beverly Pepper’s Trinity, 1971, which sits on the lawn between MIT Buildings 16 and 26.

This week’s contributing author, Devin Raynor, is a second-year undergraduate student at Northeastern University, pursuing a BFA in Design. VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with Associate Professor of Contemporary Art History, Gloria Sutton’s Spring 2020 Honors Seminar, The Art of Visual Intelligence at Northeastern University. This interdisciplinary course combines the… Read more »

When Art Dies

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This week’s contributing blogger, Tyler Wu, is an undergraduate student from Northeastern University’s D’Amore McKim School of Business with a focus on Finance with a Minor in Computer Science. His interests in the arts lie in the valuation of contemporary art and art markets. VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with Associate Professor… Read more »

It’s About Time! Round Table: Imagined Futures

A photograph of Alfredo Salazar-Caro, Tina Rivers Ryan, and Jill Sterrett sitting at a table in front of an audience at NYU's "It's About Time!" Symposium

This week’s contributing author, Yiyang Wu, is an M.A. candidate in Museum Studies at New York University. She received a bachelor’s degree in Chinese Painting from China Academy of Art in Hangzhou, China and a master’s degree in Culture, Criticism and Curation from Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London, UK. She… Read more »

It’s About Time! Round Table: The Interface Between the Artist and the Conservator

VoCA, It's About Time! A photograph of four people seated at a table with microphones in front of them

This week’s contributing author, Sasha Arden, is a student at The Conservation Center of the Institute of Fine Arts, NYU, specializing in Time-Based Media. They previously worked with media arts at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the Oakland Museum of California, in addition to providing support for media works in private collections… Read more »

It’s About Time! Session 1 & Round Table

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This week’s contributing writer, Jillian Zhong, is a graduate student at ITP, NYU Tisch and an alumni of NYU Courant. She has worked previously on software-based art conservation projects at the Guggenheim Museum while a computer science student at Courant as well as after graduating. VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with the NYU/IFA… Read more »

It’s About Time! Session 5

A photograph of Alison Ghilcrest behind a microphone in a dark space

This week’s contributing blogger, Dylan Lorenz, is a recent graduate from the NYU MIAP (Moving Image Archiving and Preservation) program. He has interned at the AFS Archives, NYU Fales Library, Cineric, Inc., as well as with the Simon Preston Gallery. His graduate thesis focused on creating a conservation plan for Amie Siegel’s 2015 multi-component, time-based media installation, Double Negative…. Read more »

It’s About Time! Session 3

A photograph of Shu-Wen Lin presenting a slide-show

This week’s contributing author, Ricardo dos Santos Almeida Nunes, is a recent graduate in computer science at NYU and is pursuing a career in data journalism. He is from Brazil and enjoys exploring the intersection between art, culture, and technology. VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with the NYU/IFA Conservation Center’s Symposium “It’s About… Read more »

It’s About Time! Session 2

A photograph of Jim Coddington presenting a slide-show in a dark room

This week’s contributing blogger, Lia Kramer, is a third-year graduate student at the Institute of Fine Arts’ Conservation Center at New York University pursuing an MS in the Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works and an MA in the History of Art and Archaeology. She will complete her fourth year of study as an intern with… Read more »

Documenting Artist Intent at the Wifredo Lam Contemporary Art Center in Havana

VoCA, Wifredo Lam Center, Havana

This week’s contributing writer, Salomé García, is a professional visual artist who received her BA specializing in conservation from the University of Arts ISA in Havana, after doing internships at the National Center for Conservation, Restoration and Museology in Havana, at RLA Conservation in Miami and Los Angeles, and the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice. She… Read more »

Authenticity in Installation Art

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This week’s contributing author, Joy Bloser, is an objects conservator specialized in modern and contemporary art and is the David Booth Fellow in Sculpture Conservation at The Museum of Modern Art, New York. She earned her dual master’s degrees in art conservation and art history from The Institute of Fine Arts, NYU and bachelor’s degree in… Read more »

The Life-Cycle of a Software-Based Work of Art

This week, we have two contributing authors: Mia Matthias and Michelle Liu. Mia Matthias is a Curatorial Fellow at the Museum of Modern Art and the Studio Museum in Harlem. A graduate of New York University with a degree in Anthropology and Linguistics, and a minor in Web Programming and Applications, Mia focuses on the… Read more »

Contemporary Art: A Conservation Challenge

This week’s contributing writer, Teresa Krasny, is a London-based art advisor and curator of a private collection. She is also a member of the steering committee of the European chapter of the Association of Professional Art Advisors (APAA).   The European chapter of the Association of Professional Art Advisors (APAA) held a conference in London… Read more »