RAP

REGIONAL
ALLIANCE for
PRESERVATION

The Regional Alliance for Preservation provides information and resources on preservation and conservation for cultural institutions and the public throughout the United States.

    • ICA Senior Paintings Conservator Andrea Chevalier cleans a frame
    • ICA Senior Paintings Conservator Andrea Chevalier cleans a frame

    • NEDCC conservator treating historic document
    • NEDCC conservator treating historic document

    • Peebles Island Resource Center Textile Conservator Sarah Stevens working on a wool flag
    • Peebles Island Resource Center Textile Conservator Sarah Stevens working on a wool flag

    • Inpainting carte-de-visite portraits from the Civil War at CCAHA
    • Inpainting carte-de-visite portraits from the Civil War at CCAHA

    • Handling frozen photographs at WESTPAS
    • Handling frozen photographs at WESTPAS

    • An objects conservator at work at the Midwest Art Conservation Center
    • An objects conservator at work at the Midwest Art Conservation Center

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UPCOMING EVENTS & PROGRAMS

RAP MEMBERS

Preservation of Textiles (Philadelphia, PA)

  • 9:30AM – 3:30PM
Presented By: The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts Description: Participants in this workshop will learn to properly care for costumes and textiles and to identify issues requiring consultation with a conservator. The first part of this workshop…

Exhibition for Cultural Collections (Philadelphia, PA)

  • 9:30AM – 3:30PM
Presented By: The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts Description: Is it possible to create quality exhibitions with practically no budget? This workshop will cover strategies for planning, designing, and installing professional-looking, collections-based displays and exhibitions using low-cost,…

Focusing on Photographs: Identification and Preservation (Providence, RI)

  • 8AM
  • 5PM
Presented By: The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts Description: Historical records of people and places, fine art photographs, family snapshots, and corresponding negatives are in the collections of every museum, library, and archives. The omnipresence of photographic…