Convenors of the 2018 Untold Stories event in Houston: (from left) Sanchita Balachandran, LaStarsha McGarity, Deana Haggag, Julianna Ly, Sonia Guiñansaca, and Rick Lowe.

Convenors of the 2018 Untold Stories event in Houston: (from left) Sanchita Balachandran, LaStarsha McGarity, Deana Haggag, Julianna Ly, Sonia Guiñansaca, and Rick Lowe.

Whose objects, monuments, histories and stories are left out of the scope of the art conservation profession? 

Untold Stories responds to this historical and on-going lack of representation by engaging the voices of visionary leaders and thinkers within the arts, cultural heritage and allied fields whose work offers transformative approaches to storytelling, representation and preservation. Between 2018 and 2020, Untold Stories will hold public events at each of the next three annual meetings of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works featuring thought-provoking conversations with artists, arts administrators, activists, poets and scholars. All events will be professionally videographed and made available on this site soon after they take place.

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houston     2018

STORYTELLING AS PRESERVATION

30 May 2018, 4:30-6pm

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mohegan sun 2019

NATIVE AUTONOMY AND RESILIENCE

 

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 SALT LAKE CITY 2020

TO BE ANNOUNCED