Thursday, 10/26/2017
Ukrainian Cultural Center, 135 Davidson Ave. Somerset, NJ 08873
  • 6:00 pm Arrival, registration, wine and cheese reception, networking
Friday, 10/27/2017
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 5th Ave, New York, NY 10028
The Ukrainian Museum, 222 E. 6th St. New York, NY 10003
  • 7:30 am Breakfast at Ukrainian Cultural Center
  • 8:15 am Travel to NYC
  • 10:30 am The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Tours of the Antonio Ratti Textile Center Storage Facility with Eva Labson and Textile Conservation Lab with Alexandra Barlow
  • 12:45 pm travel to The Ukrainian Museum
  • 1:30 pm Lunch at Ukrainian Museum
  • 2:30 pm The Ukrainian Museum: tour of collections storage and current exhibits
  • 4:00 pm Assessing the Condition of an Art Object – One Conservator’s Approach: Yuri Yanchyshyn, Principal and Senior Conservator, Period Furniture Conservation, LLC
  • 5:00 pm The March of Time + Breaks, Floods and Plain Old Bad Restoration: Erin Toomey, Senior conservator with Art Conservation Group
  • 6:30 pm Dinner at Ukrainian National Home
  • 8:30 pm Travel back to Somerset, NJ
Saturday 10/2/2017
Ukrainian Cultural Center, Lecture Hall, 135 Davidson Ave. Somerset, NJ 08873
  • 8:00 am Breakfast and networking
  • 9:00 am Preserving Family Photographs: Gary Saretzky (Archivist, Monmouth County NJ Archives):
  • 10:30 am Paper conservation: Tim Corlis (Head of Preservation, Rutgers University Archives and Special Collections)
  • 12:00 pm Maintenance and preservation of audio tape: Michael Andrec (Archivist, Ukrainian History and Education Center)
  • 1:30 pm Lunch at Ukrainian Cultural Center
  • 2:30 pm Tour of museum building and current exhibit
  • 3:45 pm Participant presentations and discussion at St. Sophia Library
  • 6:45 pm Dinner in Consistory Rotunda
Sunday 10/29/2017
Ukrainian History and Education Center, 135 Davidson Ave. Somerset, NJ 08873
  • 8:30 am Liturgy at St. Michael Ukrainian Catholic Church (1700 Brooks Blvd, Hillsboro, NJ 08844)
  • 10:00 am Liturgy at St. Andrew Memorial Church
  • 11:30 am St. Andrew Cemetery and Holy Resurrection Mausoleum tour
  • 12: 30 pm Lunch, wrap up, new business and farewell