Textile Talks: Quilt Queries—Treatments in Action (March 5)

Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 10:30am11:30am
North Building - Level 6
Ticketed event. Purchase tickets online or call 720-913-0130.

Conservators Allison McCloskey and Julie Benner discuss their work to ready quilts for display. Get a behind-the-scenes glimpse at how DAM staff assess, handle, and treat objects from the textile art collection. Learn about tools, processes, and equipment; special conditions necessary for fragile objects; and the general “hows and whys” of conservation.

Program repeats on March 19, 1:30–2:30 pm

$5; pre-registration required.