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PLATINUM BOOTH SPONSORS
Bruker is one of the world’s leading analytical instrumentation companies. We cover a broad spectrum of advanced solutions in all fields of research and development. Bruker’s innovative methods and non-destructive analytical techniques help to protect and preserve artifacts and historical monuments all over the world. Sponsoring: A Failure Shared is Not a Failure: Learning from Our Mistakes Lunch, OSG Tips Lunch, and ASG/OSG/RATS/WAG Reception/Leadership Session in NYC.
Booth # 302
205 Mount Auburn St., Watertown, MA 02472 USA
Contact: Bruno Goppion, Ted Paschkis
Ph: 617-297-2546 Fx: 617-848-2641
Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Goppion designs, develops, builds, and installs state-of-the-art display cases and museum installations. We work with curators, designers, and conservators to resolve all exhibition display-related issues with engineering solutions. Our tradition of innovation is sustained by our collaborations with our clients, including some of the most highly regarded architects, designers, and cultural institutions throughout the world. Sponsoring: Opening Reception.
Tru Vue, Inc.
Booth # 301
9400 West 55th St., Countryside, IL 60525 USA
Contact: Yadin Larochette
Ph: 312-758-3737 Fx: 708-854-2660
With nearly 50 years of proven protection and preservation, Tru Vue fine art acrylic and glass solutions, including Optium Museum Acrylic and UltraVue Laminated Glass, are trusted by conservation and fine art professionals to protect and display the most celebrated artworks in the world. We work closely with the museum community to develop products that meet superior aesthetic and conservation standards. For more information or to request samples visit our booth, or www.tru-vue.com/museums-collections. Sponsoring: Tote bags, and CCN Idea Fair.
University Products, Inc.
Booth # 310
PO Box 101, Holyoke, MA 01041 USA
Contact: John A. Dunphy
Ph: 413-532-3372 Fx: 800-532-9281
University Products, the leading supplier of conservation tools and equipment, as well as archival storage enclosures, is the Platinum Sponsor of AIC’s annual meeting. The company is celebrating its 50th anniversary by sponsoring several events, as well as funding a lifetime achievement award in honor of the company’s founder, David Magoon. The company also plans on having a special gift-while they last, for those stopping at their booth. Visit us at booth 310. Sponsoring: Exhibit Hall Welcome.
DIAMOND BOOTH SPONSORS
Huntington T. Block Insurance Agency, Inc.
Booth # 220
1120 20th St. NW, Ste. 600, Washington, DC 20036 USA
Contact: Ever Song
Ph: 202-429-8506 Fx: 312-381-0698
The American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (AIC) and Huntington T. Block Insurance Agency, Inc. (HTB) have partnered to provide AIC’s members with the Conservator’s Insurance Program – an insurance solution customized to your unique exposures. Sponsoring: Opening Reception.
GOLD BOOTH SPONSORS
Atlas Preservation Inc.
Booth # 400, 402
122 Spring St., Ste. B1, Southington, CT 06489 USA
Contact: Jonathan W. Appell
Atlas Preservation, Inc. was conceived based on the need for a one stop source for all monument restoration supplies. Our mission quickly expanded to include many other fields relating to conservation & historic preservation. such as products for metal conservation, historic window repair, modern stone working, and more. Jonathan Appell is the founder of Atlas Preservation Inc., with over 30 years of experience he has personally conserved some of the oldest dated stones in America. He also performs the majority of historic gravestone preservation workshops throughout America. Sponsoring: ASG/OSG/RATS/WAG Reception.
Dorfman Museum Figures, Inc.
Booth # 320
6224 Holabird Ave., Baltimore, MD 21224 USA
Contact: Chad Grob
Ph: 410-284-3248 Fx: 410-284-3249
Dorfman Museum Figures, Inc. is the leader in creating three-dimensional Ethafoam Conservation Forms for archival display and storage of your artifact garments. Choose between our full Economy Ethafoam Man and Woman, Dress and Suit Forms, Classic Forms, Storage Hat Mounts, Conservation Hangers, and more. In addition to our standard product line, we can create custom Ethafoam forms to fit specific needs. Sponsoring: TSG Reception.
G.C. Laser Systems, Inc.
Booth # 120
900 S. Des Plaines Ave., Forest Park, IL 60130 USA
Contact: Magdalena Dajnowski
Ph: 844-532-10641 Fx: 773-353-8699
G.C. Laser Systems, Inc. designs and builds unique laser systems specifically for art and architecture conservation. Our compact and portable systems, such as the GC-1, offer unmatched precision and control over the level of cleaning. We also offer custom built laser cleaning solutions and laser cleaning training. Sponsoring: ASG/OSG/RATS/WAG Reception.
Hollinger Metal Edge, Inc.
Booth # 401
9401 Northeast Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22408 USA
Contact: Bob Henderson
Ph: 800-634-0491 Fx: 800-947-8814
Hollinger Metal Edge, Inc. has been the leading supplier of archival storage products for Conservators, Museums, Government and Institutional Archives, Historical Societies, Libraries, Universities, Galleries and Private Collectors for over 65 years. Famous for The Hollinger Box – the metal edged gray document cases that fill the shelves of thousands of organizations, we offer a wide variety of box styles made with various appropriate materials to store any collectible. We also supply conservation materials, inert polyester, polypropylene and Tyvek products, archival folders, buffered and unbuffered envelopes, Permalife bond papers, and buffered and unbuffered tissue paper. Hollinger Metal Edge manufactures custom orders on a daily basis and is committed to educational support for preservation workshops. Please contact us regarding your workshop, and we will provide free catalogs and samples as required. Sponsoring: BPG Reception, and Global Relevance / Local Action: Conservation at Work in Communities.
Booth # 202
247 West 29th St., Frnt. 1, New York, NY 10001 USA
Contact: Roger Carmona
Ph: 212-219-2394 Fx: 212-219-2395
For over 40 years, Kremer Pigments continues to research, produce, and procure the highest quality pigments and raw materials for all types of historical fine arts recipes. Dr. Georg Kremer began making pigments in 1977 by producing Smalt–a 19th century cobalt-based synthetic blue. His inventory of pigments has grown steadily year by year and continues to grow with the most recent mineral pigment, Thulit. Conservators, gilders, decorative painters, luthiers, dyers, and all manner of artists rely on Kremer Pigments to supply hard-to-find ingredients for their specific needs. Today, Kremer Pigments NYC is the only store outside of Germany to carry the full inventory of over 1,000 historical raw materials. Sponsoring: PSG Reception.
TandD US, LLC.
Booth # 419
534 N. Guadalupe St., Unit 32886, Santa Fe, NM 87501 USA
Contact: Steve Knuth
T&D Corporation manufactures a complete line of network connected and stand-alone Data Loggers that are optimized for automated, error free data collection, remote monitoring and warning notification. T&D’s products offer an extensive array of connectivity options including loggers with built-in network interfaces, wireless handheld data shuttles, network and cellular gateways, and even BlueTooth interfaces for direct connection to smart phones and tablets. Developed specifically for Museum and Archive applications, T&D produces 4 in 1 loggers that record Temperature, Humidity, Illuminance, and Ultra Violet light, that also maintain internal running exposure totals. T&D offers an exceptional value proposition to its customers through its completely free WebStorage Service. T&D Corporation, the world’s leading supplier of wireless data loggers, is headquartered in Matsumoto Japan, and has been engaged in the design, development and manufacture of high reliability, high quality electronic measurement systems since 1986. Sponsoring: ASG/OSG/RATS/WAG Reception.
SILVER BOOTH SPONSORS
Crystallization Systems, Inc.
Booth # 119
1401 Lincoln Ave., Holbrook, NY 11741 USA
Contact: Patricia Ellenwood
Ph: 631-467-0090 Fx: 631-467-0061
CSI’s newest innovations, the secure and eminently maneuverable Transporter 101 and 201, arrive fully assembled and are changing how conservators move collections and exhibitions, room to room, gallery to gallery and location to location. CSI has manufactured storage solutions for leading museums, galleries, and private collections since 1976. All CSI storage systems, including Moving Painting, Rolled Textile and PerfectFit Kits, incorporate the masterful application of superior design, quality aluminum materials and aerospace engineering manufacturing techniques.
D/2 Biological Solution, Inc.
Booth # 103
PO Box 3746, Westport, MA 02790 USA
Contact: Ted Kinnari
D/2 Biological Solution, Inc. was developed 20 years ago by Ted Kinnari and Norman Weiss as a response to the facade cleaning methods that were being used in NYC on such buildings as the New York Public Library and The Brooklyn Museum. Today it is used around the country for cleaning facades, monuments and headstones. After going through a rigorous 6-year testing by the NCPTT (research arm of the NPS) and Harvard University, D/2 became part of Presidential Executive Order 13287 which recommends that all veteran headstones be cleaned with D/2. Projects range from The Knights Tombstone in Historic Jamestown to Fallingwater, Gropius House, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and The Alamo. D/2 is a biodegradable, easy to use liquid that removes stains from mold, algae, mildew, lichens and air pollutants. It is effective on marble, granite, limestone, brownstone, travertine, masonry, terra cotta, concrete, stucco, wood, and other architectural surfaces including monuments, sculpture and headstones.
Booth # 219
Office 212, 4445 Corporation Lane, Suite 212, Virginia Beach, VA 23462 USA
Contact: Meredith Paetz
The Hanwell wireless monitoring and control range is world renowned for offering conservators accurate and reliable environmental monitoring products specifically designed for discreet monitoring. Our range of wireless and USB data loggers are FCC approved and cover a full range of critical parameters including relative humidity, light, UV, insect pest control and much more.
Opus Instruments (Atik Cameras)
Booth # 218
Unit 8 Lodge Farm Barns, New Rd., Norwich, Norfolk NR9 3LZ UK
Contact: Thomas Clarke
Opus Instruments are the team behind the world’s leading cameras for Infrared Reflectography. The renowned Osiris camera has been used to examine hundreds of artworks at leading institutions and art galleries around the globe, making notable contributions within the fields of both art conservation and art history. Following in its success is Opus Instruments’ new Apollo camera, which allows you to capture and explore infrared reflectographs in more depth and detail than ever before.
Polygon US Corporation
Booth # 116
15 Sharpener’s Pond Rd., Bldg. F, North Andover, MA 01845 USA
Contact: Elisa M. Ross
Polygon uses state-of-the-art vacuum freeze-drying chambers utilizing low pressure to create the most effective drying solution for archives and documents damaged by fire, water, and mold. We offer services such as cleaning, photocopying, scanning, and secured destruction. We dry and clean photographs, photo negatives, x-rays, and more. Also using our energy efficient equipment will reduce your operating cost. We provide 24/7 emergency response with unrivaled technical engineering, as well as 26 office locations throughout North America of which are 4 dedicated document recovery centers.
RGF manufactures over 500 environmental products, with a 30+ year history of providing innovative air purification, air filtration and isolation systems for a wide variety of clean room applications.
Applied Surface Technologies will demonstrate CO2 Snow Cleaning as applied to cleaning and restoring art. We will demonstrate the CO2 Snow Cleaning units, with and without heated compressed air about the CO2 snow stream, for cleaning different materials and items. CO2 snow can remove soot, hydrocarbon oils, fingerprints, dust, particles of all sizes, polishing residues and more. Examples shown include fingerprints on a polymer structure, polishing and wax residues, soot and, more.
Archetype Publications Ltd.
Booth # 113
1 Birdcage Walk, London SW1H9JJ UK
Contact: James Black
Ph: 011-44-207-380-0800 Fx: 011-44-207-380-0500
Archetype Publications Ltd. (established 1987) is a leading publisher of books related to the conservation of art and antiquities and technical art history. Many Archetype titles are written or edited by current or recent conservators, conservation scientists and other specialists. Archetype works with several well-known organizations (national museums, international organizations, universities) often publishing conference pre-prints or post-prints in association with them. Archetype has a US distributor and fulfilment agent but distributes its own titles to Europe and the rest of the world from London.
Booth # 101
1801 Thompson Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50316 USA
Contact: Bill Paxson
Ph: 800-526-5640 Fx: 888-220-2397
At Archival Products, we care about preserving your most important items. That’s why we’ve developed an extensive product line to meet virtually every presentation need. If you have a special need, we can custom design a product to fit your objective.
Art Preservation Services, Inc.
Booth # 117
44-02 23rd St., Ste. 102, Long Island City, NY 11101 USA
Contact: Steven Weintraub
Art Preservation Services introduces the Connolux CL-1 Studio Luminaire. This innovative light fixture is designed for conservators. The user can customize light coverage to maintain high intensity when the fixture is placed outside the conservation work zone. Exceptional color rendering properties make it ideal for color matching. Please visit the APS exhibit booth, try it for yourself, and find out how the Connolux Luminaire solves problems commonly associated with light fixtures used by conservators.
Barnett Technical Services, LLC
Booth # 106
6020 Laguna Blvd., Suite 112-600, Elk Grove, CA 95758 USA
Contact: Steve Barnett
Ph: 916-897-2441 Mob: 510-502-7383
Barnett Technical Services is the US distributor for Micro Support bench top micromanipulators which allow for micro-sample prep on a scale that is invisible to the naked eye. Our systems enable sampling for FTIR, Raman, and other techniques as well as micro-repair operations using our flexible tool platform.
Booth # 110
5718 Airport Freeway, Haltom City, TX 76117 USA
Contact: Matt Jaroma
BMS CAT offers restoration and reconstruction services to customers all over the world. Over the years, we have helped thousands of clients recover from disasters – both big and small. By providing recovery services to mitigate fire, water and storm damage, we help reestablish businesses and restore communities. When Mother Nature or man-made accidents strike, we are there for you with a full range of disaster recovery and restoration services. Founded in 1948, our company has the experience, equipment and people to handle any size restoration job. Sponsoring: Global Relevance / Local Action: Conservation at Work in Communities.
Booth # 305
79 N 5th St., Brooklyn, NY 11249 USA
Contact: Meg Colbert
Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Boxart is a fine art crating and packing company that specializes in top of the line crates for the care of art in transit. Each crate is unique to the object it services and is built to the client’s specifications. From museum exhibitions, to art fairs, to private collections and artist’s studios, Boxart provides a range of services to fit multiple needs and concerns, with the safety of the art always being the primary consideration.
Carestream Non-Destructive Testing
Booth # 317
1049 W Ridge Rd., Rochester, NY 14615 USA
Contact: Iain Craigie
Carestream NDT is a worldwide provider of X-ray imaging systems used by Art Conservatories around the world. Products include digital computed radiography (CR) systems, digital radiography (DR) systems, imaging plates, cassettes, DICONDE archiving, conventional film & chemicals, automatic film processing equipment and accessories. Our innovative solutions enable our customers’ success and reveal critical information on priceless pieces of art and artifacts. Our award-winning products keep conservators at the forefront of technological advancements in art imaging.
Delta Designs Ltd specializes in the design and professional manufacture of high-quality museum storage equipment. Our products meet the highest standards of conservation practices and storage of various collections.
Foster + Freeman USA, Inc.
Booth # 316
46030 Manekin Plaza, Ste. 170, Sterling, VA 20166 USA
Contact: Tobin David
Ph: 888-445-5048 Fx: 888-445-5049
Offering a range of Video Spectral Comparator (or “VSC”) instruments for examining documents, paintings, and similar items. Sophisticated optics and specialized lighting allow viewing at various magnifications, throughout the UV, visible and infrared wavebands. Images are easily captured, analyzed and compared via the user-friendly software. Sponsoring: BPG Reception.
Booth # 211
PO Box 4901, Syracuse, NY 13212 USA
Contact: Ashlyn Christman-McCarty
Ph: 315-634-8132 Fx: 315-453-5030
Visit Gaylord Archival to see our new and innovative Frank Showcase System! It’s the first patented, fully demountable acrylic showcase system in the world—it ships flat! Let us help you bring your exhibit to life with our unparalleled selection of cases, as well as everything you need to prepare, install, display and protect your collections. If you are looking for something specific, we offer unlimited options for customization. We also carry a comprehensive selection of preservation products and conservation materials, many of which are handcrafted at our headquarters, so we can respond quickly to your custom requirements. Our wide array of museum-quality cabinets, art storage systems and flat files address your long-term storage needs. To maintain your storage environment, look to Gaylord Archival for environmental controls and monitoring devices that will suit any need or budget. Visit us at our booth or learn more about our products by visiting our website.
The Getty Conservation Institute
Booth # 216
1200 Getty Center Dr., Ste. 700, Los Angeles, CA 90049 USA
Contact: Anna Zagorski
Ph: 310-440-7325 Fx: 310-440-7712
The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI) works internationally to advance conservation practice in the visual arts—broadly interpreted to include objects, collections, architecture, and sites. The Institute serves the conservation community through scientific research, education and training, field projects, and the dissemination of information. In all its endeavors, the GCI creates and delivers knowledge that contributes to the conservation of the world’s cultural heritage. Sponsoring: ECPN Happy Hour.
Booth # 215-217
1200 Getty Center Dr., Ste. 500, Los Angeles, CA 90049 USA
Contact: Kimberley Westad
Ph: 310-440-7506 Fx: 310-440-7758
Getty Publications produces award-winning titles that result from or complement the work of the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Research Institute. This wide variety of books covers the fields of art, photography, archaeology, architecture, conservation, and the humanities for both the general public and specialists.
Glasbau Hahn America, LLC
Booth # 306
15 Little Brook Lane, Newburgh, NY 12550 USA
Contact: Robert Fischer
Tel: 845-566-3331; 877-452-7228
Hahn quality stands for protection and precision. A worldwide leader in museum display case design and construction. Setting the standards for preservation, security, accessibility, micro-environmental control, seismic technology and lighting systems. Trusted with the World’s Treasures for over 180 years, Glasbau Hahn was founded in Frankfurt/Main in 1829. Our “Hahn Pure” cases are completely built from emission-tested materials (www.hahnpure.de/en). Our award-winning cases are displayed in more than 1,800 museums, galleries, libraries and cultural centers around the world, with 180 institutions in the United States.
Booth # 403
625 Fishers Run, Victor, NY 14564 USA
Contact: Bill Smith
Ph: 585-742-3310 Fx: 585-742-3311
Heritage Packaging produces application specific protective packaging systems that provide controlled microenvironments for protection against multiple hazards such as corrosion, insect infestation, dangerous environmental conditions, and electro-static discharge, etc. Products range from barrier packaging for food, artwork and artifacts, and chemicals, etc., to gas turbine preservation covers. Our customer base includes industrial, aerospace, pharmaceutical, cultural heritage preservation, and governmental entities with wide ranging needs. For more information please visit our website.
Hiromi Paper, Inc.
Booth # 201
9469 Jefferson Blvd., Ste. 117, Culver City, CA 90232 USA
Contact: Yuki & Hiromi Katayama
Ph: 310-998-0098 Fx: 310-998-0028
Specializing in papers from Japan and around the World since 1988, Hiromi Paper, Inc. has been devoted to the creation of a greater rapport between Japanese papermakers, conservators, printers, artists, and bookmakers, while developing new directions and a deeper understanding of Japanese papers or WASHI. We not only strive to support papermakers and the traditions, but to also grow with the present and future needs of the people that use the papers.
Hirox is the pioneer of 3D Digital Microscope System. Our digital microscope system is a versatile tool for measurement, recording, and see things “as they truly are.” Hirox’s high-quality optical and lighting designs allow a magnification range of 0x-10,000x, live focus, and real-time 2D/3D tiling with an automated XY stage.
Inherent Vice Squad
Booth # 420
3951 Colby Way, San Bruno, CA 94066 USA
Contact: Angela Yvarra McGrew
Inherent Vice Squad is celebrating its 10th anniversary. The business was established by three object conservators to provide supplies and tools with the guiding philosophy that function could also be fun and beautiful. Primarily for the conservation and preservation community, IVS believes that its product line will also be useful for the broader museum community and for people who work with their hands in the arts or sciences.
The Japanese Paper Place
Booth # 405
103 The East Mall Unit One, Toronto, ON M8Z 5X9 Canada
Contact: Nancy Jacobi
Ph: +1-416-538-9669 Fx: +1-416-538-0563
Since 1980 The Japanese Paper Place has been stocking and distributing exclusively Japanese paper to artists and conservators around the world. As well as a top-quality range of weights and sizes for repair, we stock a variety of tools and brushes for paper conservators. Knowledgeable staff and careful experienced packers will look after your needs attentively and professionally.
Kensington Preservation LLC
Booth # 115
888 Newark Ave., Box 11 Studio 535, Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ 07306 USA
Contact: Yuri Yanchyshyn
Email: email email@example.com
Kensington Preservation LLC is a conservator run firm providing nationwide argon anoxic fumigation services for institutions, private collectors and other conservators. The firm utilizes a proven and verifiable method of eradicating pests and mold from art and cultural heritage objects. This technique is harmless to humans and most art and cultural heritage objects. A large variety of objects can be treated in our Mana Contemporary facilities, which have temperature, humidity control and 24/7 security.
Middleton Spectral Vision
Booth # 203
8505 University Green, Middleton, WI 53562 USA
Contact: Chris Draves
Fx: 608 831 3076
Middleton Spectral Vision is an innovative company specializing in hyperspectral imaging and spectroscopy. Art and cultural heritage are an important area of interest to us. Hyperspectral imaging is a proven technique for looking at underdrawings in paintings, color analysis, and chemical composition. We seek to develop easy to use systems that deliver high-quality images along with powerful analysis software to assist in the understanding of valuable works of art.
Museum Services Corporation
Booth # 112
385 Bridgepoint Way, South St. Paul, MN 55075 USA
Contact: Linda Butler
Ph: 651-450-8954 Fx: 651-554-9217
Providing equipment, supplies and services for institutions and individuals for nearly 40 years, Museum Services Corporation is pleased to once again attend the AIC Annual Meeting. Please stop by our booth to enjoy hands-on demonstrations of equipment, take home some supply samples, and talk about what else we can do to help you in your future treatments!
National Center for Preservation Technology & Training (NCPTT)
Booth # 304
645 University Parkway, Natchitoches, LA 71457 USA
Contact: Jason Church
Ph: 318-356-7444 Fx: 318-356-9119
The National Park Service’s National Center for Preservation Technology and Training protects America’s historic legacy by equipping professionals in the field of historic preservation with progressive technology-based research and training. Since its founding in 1994, NCPTT has awarded over $7 million in grants for research that fulfills its mission of advancing the use of science and technology in the fields of archaeology, architecture, landscape architecture and materials conservation. Sponsoring: Technology Showcase.
NEDCC | Northeast Document Conservation Center
Booth # 319
100 Brickstone Square., Andover, MA 01810 USA
Contact: Bill Veillette
Ph: 978-470-1010 Fx: 978-470-6021
Founded in 1973, NEDCC | Northeast Document Conservation Center specializes in the preservation of paper-based materials for cultural institutions, government agencies, and private collections. NEDCC serves clients nationwide, providing conservation treatment for book, photograph, and paper collections, including works of art on paper, Asian art, and oversize works. NEDCC provides digital imaging, audio preservation, assessments, consultations, training, and disaster assistance, and is a trusted resource for preservation information worldwide. Sponsoring: BPG Breakfast.
Booth # 204
235-REAR Bedford St., Lexington, MA 02420 USA
Contact: Charles Mazel
Ph: 781-791-9508 x5 Fx: 781-791-9519
Fluorescence can be a powerful tool for investigating cultural objects and revealing or highlighting hard-to-see features. NIGHTSEA offers economical solutions for adding fluorescence to your inspection toolkit to visualize fluorescence over a wide range of scales, with 5 available excitation/emission combinations. From viewing by eye to adding fluorescence to existing stereo and digital microscopes (Hirox, Keyence, Dino-Lite), the equipment can add to your understanding of your conservation challenges.
Print File, Inc.
Booth # 102
1846 S. Orange Blossom Trl., Apopka, FL 32703 USA
Contact: Gene Amoroso
Ph: 407-886-3100 Fx: 407-886-0008
Print File Archival Storage at www.printfile.com, is your complete source for innovative product solutions that include traditional or digital photographic presentation and storage needs as well as the lowest prices on all document and paper-borne storage materials. With Print File’s expertise, spanning more than 50 years, institutions have been using Print File products in housing their valuable collections and archives. Print File’s commitment to deliver only the highest quality products throughout the world has established our reputation as the world leader in museum quality storage. Print File Archival Storage will continue to be your partner in preserving the memories of yesterday, for the appreciation of tomorrow’s generations.
RH Conservation Engineering
Booth # 408
“Meakins Rise” 16 Meakins Rd., Flinders, Victoria 3929, Australia
Contact: Robin Hodgson
Established in 1991 by conservator Robin Hodgson, RH Conservation Engineering is a research driven supplier of the most innovative, technically advanced and aesthetically pleasing equipment available, providing consistent quality results in the conservation of human artistic and cultural heritage. Many of the materials and manufacturing techniques used in our equipment come from the aerospace, electronics, and advanced manufacturing industries.
Booth # 315
19 Butternut St., Greenfield, MA 01301 USA
Contact: Michael Dunphy
Ph: 413-772-0889 Fx: 413-773-7386
SmallCorp manufactures products for the display, conservation and storage of works of art, textiles and objects. Our frames and display cases figure prominently in museum and corporate collections. SmallCorp customers include picture framers, galleries, art conservators and related institutions, and professionals.
Booth # 303
330 Morgan Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11211 USA
Contacts: Jacob Salik
Bookbinding, Conservation and Archival supplies. Visit our booth for copies of our most recent catalogs, samples, and featured new products.
Testfabrics, Inc. USA
Booth # 414
415 Delaware Avenue, West Pittston, PA 18643 USA
Contacts: Normandy Klaas
Testfabrics, Inc. is a worldwide supplier and producer of textile testing materials. While used primarily in quality assurance testing, our fabrics have found their way into countless other applications. We stock an inventory of ‘clean’ fabrics, free of sizings, dyes, and finishes. Conservators and museum clients have been using Testfabrics as a resource for over forty years and are critical to our continued product development. We now stock Fosshape as well a wide range of conservation friendly textiles and tools. Requests, questions, and feedback are always welcome and help us provide the conservation world the best service possible. Sponsoring: TSG Breakfast.
Wood Environmental & Infrastructure Solutions, Inc.
Booth # 105
7 Southside Dr., Suite 201, Clifton Park, NY 12065 USA
Contact: Jeff Sotek
Ph: 518-372-0905 ext. 101
Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions, Inc. provides all aspects of environmental, health, safety, sustainability and engineering services. Our 7,600 specialists located worldwide offer environmental health and safety compliance consulting and auditing, industrial hygiene, training, risk management, site investigation/remediation, environmental permitting and regulatory reporting/compliance, environmental management systems, infrastructure, construction, due diligence, and product stewardship services. We apply ingenuity, innovative technologies and customer focus to deliver solutions for our clients’ environmental and infrastructure challenges.
Booth # 107
299A Cluckey Dr., Harrington, DE 19952 USA
Contact: Jason Jin
Xergy offers the most effective solution for humidity control in museum display cases. Our zero maintenance, zero visibility, easy and simple to control systems provides customers with the highest levels of preservation and convenience.
Zarbeco manufactures handheld digital microscopes and imaging software serving art conservators for over 18 years. See our new USB3 MiScope Megapixel MP3 with 10x-180x magnification which can resolve to 1.7 microns, images at 60 frames per second, and has optional IR and UV LEDs and tripod mount.
Zone Display Cases is a leading designer and manufacturer of high-end museum quality display cases. Based in Canada, we deliver and install our cases worldwide and provide outstanding customer service. We offer fully customizable turnkey solutions that will meet the most demanding conservation requirements and solve complex design and constructability challenges. Our ultimate goal is to present, preserve and protect your valuable and sensitive artifact in the most aesthetical and discreet manner.
AIC Committees: Emergency
Booth # 118
The charge of the committee to promote awareness and increase knowledge of the AIC membership in the areas of emergency preparedness, response and recovery for cultural heritage by: contributing to the production of articles (published or web-based), brochures and handouts which provide pertinent educational and technical information; organizing and developing lectures and workshops that provide for a foundation of understanding and the skill sets/tools needed for this type of work; supporting the function and role of the National Heritage Responders; working with other AIC Committees and Specialty Groups to most completely and accurately disseminate information; partnering with other collection-based institutions or organizations to develop broad-reaching educational training tools.
AIC Committee: Health and Safety
Booth # 121-123
The Health & Safety Committee provides educational and technical information to the AIC membership to increase knowledge of safety hazards and general health issues related to the conservation profession. It offers information through lectures, workshops, displays, AIC’s publications, AIC’s website, and other electronic and print media. It also addresses health and safety issues of concern to the AIC membership by maintaining current information through research, by collaboration with health and safety professionals and with other health and safety organizations, and, periodically, by statistically valid surveys, the results of which facilitate establishing priorities.
AIC Committee: Sustainability
Booth # 118
The charge of the committee is to provide resources for AIC members and other caretakers of cultural heritage regarding environmentally sustainable approaches to preventive care and other aspects of conservation practice. They are also charged to define research topics and suggest working groups as needed to explore sustainable conservation practices and new technologies.
AIC and FAIC: Membership and Programs
Booth # 104
Join AIC and FAIC staff members and committee volunteers to learn more about membership, publications, programs, courses, and scholarships. Check the booth for the schedule!
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