"Current Projects", "The Conservation of Furniture and the Decorative Arts”, “The Deceiving vs. The Informed Eye - furniture fakery and conservation"
Presentations given in the Ukrainian language, Department of Restoration of Architectural and Artistic Heritage, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine
Revisiting the Elder Brewster Chair Attribution
Guest speaker at Strategies for Recognizing American vs. English Furniture, Philip Zimmerman presenter, Appraiser’s Association of America
What Wood is That? - A Furniture Conservator’s Approach to Wood Identification
A talk presented at the New York Microscopical Society. A review and photographs of the presentation can be found towards the middle of the NYMS newsletter here.
The Deceiving vs. The Informed Eye —
Furniture Fakery and Conservation
Panel member of The Art of Deception in the Decorative Arts during the Art Crime and Cultural Heritage Symposium — Fakes, Forgeries, and Looted and Stolen Art, New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies
Conservation Condition Reports —
Reading Them for Understanding and Accuracy
Panel member of Reconstructing Value: The Damage and Loss Appraisal and the Role of Experts in Extraordinary Assumptions, during the National Conference of the Appraisers Association of America.
Endangered Species and Conservation
Panel member of Recent Complex Art and Tax Law Cases at the Art Law Day — Appraisers Association of America National Conference
Assessing the Condition of Art Objects —
A Conservators Approach to Examining Works of Art
Lecture and studio visit with students from the Appraisal Studies Program in Fine and Decorative Arts, New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies.
21st Century Art, Design and Conservation —
Protected Materials and Fine Arts Conservation
A talk presented at the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works Yearly Meeting, Wooden Artifacts Group
Conservation Study Day
A talk outlining the more advanced issues of condition reporting, given for the members of the Appraisers Association of America