June 14-23, 2024

Best Practices for Cultural Institutions

This program is made possible by the generous support of the Thoma Foundation

The 1st-Mile Institute presents:

New (+ Old) Media:  Restoration, Preservation, Archiving & Access
Best Practices for Cultural Institutions
Sat. June 11th, 10:30 – 3:30, at Warehouse 21

On opening weekend of CURRENTS 2016, the 1st-Mile Institute and invited guests will convene a special program on the critical issues, understandings and strategic actions needed for care of temporal/unstable media arts, digital collections and of our increasingly fragile cultural future.

Curators, conservators, archivists, collectors and others are encouraged to attend this one-day intensive, needs-based workshop, led by leading experts in the field.

Confirmed workshop leaders:
Ben Fino-Radin, Associate Media Conservator, MoMA, NYC
Mark Hellar, Hellar Studios, and SFMoMA consultant, San Francisco
Jeff Martin, Media Conservator/Archivist for the Kramlich Collection
Dale Kronkright, Chief Conservator, Georgia O’Keefe Museum, Santa Fe
Ethan Bach, BETA (immersive media), Denver.

Thoma Foundation will host a reception for workshop participants on Saturday, June 11, from 4:00 – 6:00 pm at Art House, their exhibition space in Santa Fe.

Cost – $150

For questions contact Richard Lowenberg at rl@1st-mile.org or 505-603-5200

Preregister with the form below. Once you have submitted please mail a check for $150 made out to Parallel Studios Inc. to:

Parallel Studios Inc.
Po Box 31674
Santa Fe, NM 87594-1674

Workshop Info
price per participant: $150
length: 5 Hrs – 10:30am – 3:30pm
participant limit: 12 participants

Warehouse 21 in the Santa Fe Railyard

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