Battle of Atlanta Cyclorama, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, Georgia

Battle of Atlanta Cyclorama, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, Georgia

 Tubman Museum, Macon, Georgia

Tubman Museum, Macon, Georgia

 Southeast Archaeological Conservation Lab, National Parks Service, Tallahassee, Florida

Southeast Archaeological Conservation Lab, National Parks Service, Tallahassee, Florida

 Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, Georgia

Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, Georgia

 Egyptian Mask, private collection

Egyptian Mask, private collection

 Nupe Door, private collection

Nupe Door, private collection

 Museum of London, London, UK

Museum of London, London, UK

EDUCATION

2006 - 2008     University College London             London, UK        

Master of Science in Conservation for Archaeology and Museums

  • Internship: Museum of London

2005 - 2006     University College London             London, UK

Master of Art in the Principles of Conservation

2002 - 2003     Studio Art Centers International    Florence, Italy     

Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Art Conservation

1989 - 1993     Mercer University                             Macon, Georgia

 Bachelor of Art in Fine Art

  • Study abroad: University of Georgia, Cortona, Italy

 

CONSERVATION EXPERIENCE

Oct 2018 — present Public Art Conservator, Fulton County Arts & Culture, Atlanta, GA

2011 – present   Contract Objects Conservator      Atlanta, Georgia

Conservator

§  Conservation of objects in private collections.  Assessment and treatment of a range of materials including canvas, ceramic, metal, paper & wood.

§  Conservation assessment and treatment of museum objects from various institutions in Atlanta and the Southeast, including:

§  Weilhammer & Schoeller Art Conservation LP, Atlanta, GA, The Battle Of Atlanta Cyclorama

§  The Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, GA, cultural artifacts for exhibition, Gatheround: Stories of Atlanta

§  The Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, GA, Global Collection 

§  The Tubman African American Museum, Macon, GA, folk art sculptures

§  Conservation of archaeological artifacts from various sites including the National Parks Service collection at the Southeast Archaeology Center in Tallahassee, Florida. Collections assessment, treatment, and monitoring of a range of materials including ceramic, copper alloy, iron, pewter, wood and bone.

2009 – 2011   Maryland State Museum of Archaeology             St Leonard, MD

          Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory

Conservator

§  Conservation of artifacts from various sites including Historic Jamestown, Valley Forge, Queen Anne’s Revenge, and the Maryland State Collections: assessment, treatment, and monitoring of a range of materials including bone, ceramic, copper alloy, iron, pewter, wood.

§  Before and after treatment photography, documentation of treatment, and maintenance of artifact information in collection database, Re:discovery

2007 - 2008         Museum of London                            London, UK

Intern, Archaeological Conservation

§  Conservation of a range of materials including wood, ceramic, copper alloy, bone, and wicker basketry 

§  Assisted in the installation of exhibits

§  Monitoring and assessment of the condition of public installations for the Museum of London

 Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, Georgia

 Maryland Archaeological Conservation Lab, Saint Leonard, Maryland

Maryland Archaeological Conservation Lab, Saint Leonard, Maryland