February 2017

"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

Yuri Yanchyshyn
July 2016

The Conservation of Furniture and the Decorative Arts

Certified Appraisal Studies Program, Appraisers Association of America.

Yuri Yanchyshyn
December 2015

Revisiting the Elder Brewster Chair Attribution

Guest speaker at Strategies for Recognizing American vs. English Furniture, Philip Zimmerman presenter, Appraiser’s Association of America

October 2015

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.

June 2014

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

November 2013

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.

October 2013

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.

May 2013

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

February 2013

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.

October 6, 2012

Assessing the Condition of Art Objects — 
A Conservator's 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.

April 27, 2012

Conservation Day — Looking behind the Scenes of Two New York City Conservation Institutions

Site visit to the New York University (NYU) Institute of Fine Arts Conservation Center and the Morgan Library Conservation Center with members of the Appraisers Association of America.

February 25, 2012

Assessing the Condition of Art Objects — 
A Conservator's 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.

October 26, 2011

Fine and Decorative Arts Conservation — 
Concepts and Context

Lecture with students from the Appraisal Studies Program in Fine and Decorative Arts, New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies.

October 8, 2011

Assessing the Condition of Art Objects

Lecture and studio visit with students from the New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies — Appraisal Studies Program.