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Our friends at Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm in Stroudsburg, PA, had a scare earlier this month when a pair of Clydesdales—Gunther and Wilhelm—escaped and fell into a nearby icy lake. CCAHA offers emergency planning services for institutions like Quiet Valley so they can be ready when the...
CCAHA is pleased to announce that, thanks to renewed and expanded grant funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) , we are able to offer a limited number of subsidized assessments. These assessments, valued at over $5,000 each, will be offered for a significantly discounted cost...
CCAHA is pleased to offer a twelve-month fellowship, with the possibility of renewal for a second year, in the conservation of works on paper beginning September 3, 2019. The candidate will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of paper-based materials, including works of art on paper,...
UPDATE: This position has been filled. CCAHA seeks a senior level conservator with specialization in paper, book, or photograph conservation to serve as our Director of Conservation for our laboratory in Philadelphia, PA. The Director of Conservation will manage, maintain, develop and strengthen...
Above: after-treatment view of a copy of The Green Box; Below: before-treatment view of the same copy By 1934, when pioneering conceptual artist Marcel Duchamp assembled The Green Box , he was already well-known for his controversial and sardonic style that, while not formally aligned with any...
Our latest enewsletter features: exciting news about our Preservation and Education Training program; changes to NEH Preservation Assistance Grants; updates from the Documentary Heritage and Preservation Services for New York Program; information on upcoming workshops