Paper Conservator to Speak

Posted on 10/5/2016 9:43:59 AM

Jamye JamisonJamye Jamison, paper conservator at ICA Art Conservation in Cleveland, Ohio, will present a lecture in the University Museum, Sutton Hall, on Thursday, October 13, 2016, at 7:00 p.m.

Jamison has been instrumental in restoring the works on paper from the University Museum’s Milton Bancroft Collection, currently on exhibit in “Gilded Age to Great War: Milton Bancroft and His Art” through October 29 in the University Museum. In the lecture, which is free and open to the public, Jamison will explain how she restores works of art on paper.

In 2003, after completing her graduate internship at the Newberry Library in Chicago, Jamison received an MLIS with a concentration in book and paper conservation from the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to joining the staff at the ICA in 2008, she was a paper conservator at Zukor Art Conservation, in Oakland, California.

Jamye has been a member of the AIC since 2000 and a professional associate since 2008. She has a BA in Art History from Princeton University and began her career in the art world as the department assistant for Modern and Contemporary Art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art from 1997 to 2000.

For more information, please contact Leslie Kluchurosky at 724-357-2397.