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Events, Workshops & Symposia

PLEASE JOIN US IN HONORING MARGARET ORDONEZ!

IN CELEBRATION OF DR. MARGARET ORDONEZ: EDUCATION, CONSERVATION, AND INSPIRATION IN DRESS AND TEXTILE STUDIES SYMPOSIUM

Saturday, September 26, 2015
University of Rhode Island, Quinn Hall, Kingston, RI

9:00 - 9:30 Registration and Coffee
9:30 Welcome
9:45 - 10:15 Continuity and Invention: Contact-Period Narragansett Textile Production from RI 1000 – Dr. Cameron McNeil
10:15 - 10:45 Striking the Balance in Costume Conservation: How and When to Intercede – Claudia P. Iannuccelli
11:00 - 11:30 The Stornetta Legacy: A Quilt Exhibit at the Virginia Quilt Museum – Mary Elizabeth Gale
11:30 - 12:30 Panel Discussion: Lessons Learned: Challenges Faced by Conservators in Private Practice – Marie Schlag, Sarah Stevens, Melanie Sanford
12:30 - 2:00 Lunch and please visit Poster Displays, Quinn Hall, 3rd floor
2:00 - 2:30 Clothing and Textiles Recovered from a Mid-Nineteenth Century Cast Iron Coffin Burial in Queens, New York - Dr. Jenna Tedrick Kuttruff, Scott Warnasch
2:30 - 3:00 “Would Live Like Ancient Greeks:” The Art and Life of Raymond Duncan – Megan Martinelli
3:15 - 3:45 Dumpster Chic and Haute Homeless – Daniel Cole
3:45- 4:15 Margaret T. Ordon?z’s Leadership of the Costume Society of America’s Angels Projects – Martha Winslow Grimm
4:15 Closing Remarks

$60 or students with ID number $30

Friday, September 25, 2015, 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Benefit to support the URI Foundation Margaret Ordoñez Endowment for the Historic Textile and Costume Collection Management Position
Textile Gallery Exhibition Opening, Quinn Hall Lobby: Director’s Choice from the URI Historic Costume and Textile Collection

Keynote Address, Quinn Hall Auditorium: Fabrics, Fashions, and Furnishings: Making the Connections – Professor Virginia Gunn, University of Akron, Wooster, Ohio

Sponsored by the Textiles, Fashion Merchandising and Design Department (no charge)

Post-symposium “Get- together” Dutch-treat on September 26, 2015
Mews Tavern, 456 Main St., Wakefield, RI 02879
401-783-9370

Please sign up for all events you plan to attend! Registration deadline September 20th!

Send check for Symposium made out to:
CSA North Eastern Region
c/o Marie Schlag
91 Tilden Road
Scituate, MA 02066

Please visit the URI web-site for directions and parking ww2.uri.edu
Accommodations list available from Bethany Fay at bethfay@uri.edu

 

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