A Conversation About Art Conservation—with a close look at the work of Jackson Pollock

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Join Jim Coddington, Chief Conservator at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, and Mark Leonard, Chief Conservator at the Dallas Museum of Art, for a discussion on the field of paintings conservation. They will take a special look at the painting materials and techniques used by Jackson Pollock as well as the preservation challenges his works present.

 

FREE

This talk is part of Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art

Image: Jackson Pollock, Black and White Painting II, c. 1951, oil on canvas, Private Collection, © 2015 The Pollock-Krasner Foundation/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York