Conservator Talk: Blank’s Torso




When:
June 18, 2022 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
2022-06-18T13:00:00-04:00
2022-06-18T14:00:00-04:00
Where:
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
600 Main St
Hartford
CT 06103
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
8602782670

In advance of Fired Up: Glass Today, the Wadsworth has acquired an important sculpture by one of the world’s leading hot glass sculptors Martin Blank. Join objects conservator Casey Mallinckrodt as she reveals the processes involved in preparing Torso (c. 2010) for display and learn about the steps involved in caring for the wide range of glass objects in the museum collection. Free with museum admission. Meet in front of the Museum Shop.