Booth # 212, 213, 214
5465 E. Cheryl Parkway, Madison, WI 53711 USA
Contact: Kodi Mortonin Ph: 608-276-3017 Fx: 608-276-3006ko
Bruker is one of the world’s leading analytical instrumentation companies. We cover a broad spectrum of advanced solutions in all fields of research and development. Bruker’s innovative methods and non-destructive analytical techniques help to protect and preserve artifacts and historical monuments all over the world. Sponsoring: Mistakes Lunch and 50th Annual Meeting Cookie Selfie Booth.
GETTY CONSERVATION INSTITUTE
Booth # 306, 308
1200 Getty Center Dr., Ste. 700, Los Angeles, CA 90049 USA
Contact: Angela Escobar
The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI) works internationally to advance conservation practice in the visual arts—broadly interpreted to include objects, collections, architecture, and sites. The Institute serves the conservation community through scientific research, education and training, field projects, and the dissemination of information. In all its endeavors, the GCI creates and delivers knowledge that contributes to the conservation of the world's cultural heritage.
Booth # 307
1200 Getty Center Dr., Ste. 500, Los Angeles, CA 90049 USA
Contact: Kimberley Westad
Ph: 310-440-7506 Fx: 310-440-7758
Getty Publications produces award-winning titles that result from or complement the work of the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Research Institute. This wide variety of books covers the fields of art, photography, archaeology, architecture, conservation, and the humanities for both the general public and specialists.
Booth # 206
5600 9th Ave S., Birmingham, AL 35212 USA
Contact: Yadin Larochette
Conserv is a platform for preventive conservation – integrating risk management for environment, pests, and other agents of deterioration into a single tool for collections. We sell subscriptions for wireless sensors that measure temperature, relative humidity, and light and utilize LoRaWAN technology with cellular network capabilities for extended range. Our subscription also includes access to expert preventive conservation consultations, regular software updates, and triennial calibration, battery replacement, and sensor hardware upgrades. We offer free software analytic tools for environmental monitoring and integrated pest management. Conserv is partnering with researchers and practitioners to build the next generation of sensors and software for cultural heritage preservation. Sponsoring: Emerging Conservation Professionals Network (ECPN) Lunch and Viz for the Conservation Whiz- A Data Tools Symposium.
Booth # 109
25 Rundlett Way Suite 5 Middleton, MA 01949 USA
Contact: Michael Oliveras
Ph: 888-901-3818 Fx: 617-848-2641
Goppion designs, develops, builds, and installs state-of-the-art display cases and museum installations. We work with curators, designers, and conservators to resolve all exhibition display-related issues with engineering solutions. Our tradition of innovation is sustained by our collaborations with our clients, including some of the most highly regarded architects, designers, and cultural institutions throughout the world. Sponsoring: Opening General Session.
HUNTINGTON T. BLOCK INSURANCE AGENCY, INC.
Booth # 301
2001 K St., NW, Ste. 625, Washington, DC 2006 USA
Contact: Casey Wigglesworth
The American Institute for Conservation (AIC) and Huntington T. Block Insurance Agency, Inc. (HTB) have partnered to provide AIC’s members with the Conservator’s Insurance Program – an insurance solution customized to your unique exposures. Sponsoring: Opening General Session.
TRU VUE, INC
Booth # 113
9400 West 55th St., McCook, IL 60525 USA
Contact: Jennifer Booth
Ph: 708-571-6560 Fx: 708-854-2660
With over 50 years of proven protection and preservation, Tru Vue optically coated acrylic and glass solutions, including Optium Museum Acrylic and UltraVue Laminated Glass, are trusted by conservation and fine art professionals to protect and display artworks and cultural heritage throughout the world. We work closely with the museum community to develop products that meet superior aesthetic and conservation standards. For more information or to request samples visit our booth # 113 or visit our website. Sponsoring: Tote Bags.
Booth # 115
1103 Laurel Oak Rd., Ste. 107, Voorhees, NJ 08043 USA
Contact: Ryan Skorch
With over 50 years of experience, Click Netherfield are leading international showcase experts, highly regarded for personal attention to detail, and relentless commitment to our clients’ conservation standards. Forming a trustworthy partnership based on collaboration and through our unique, comprehensive in-house capabilities. Every project is produced to exacting standards, by experienced staff who work collaboratively, listening as much as managing, in “Showcasing Your Vision.” Sponsoring: Objects Specialty Group (OSG) Reception.
FOSTER + FREEMAN USA, INC.
Booth # 313
46030 Manekin Plaza, Ste. 170, Sterling, VA 20166 USA
Contact: David Tobin
Ph: 888-445-5048 Fx: 888-445-5049
Manufacturer of the Video Spectral Comparator (or “VSC”) range of instruments for examining documents, paintings, and similar items. We’ll also be showing the Crime-lite AUTO, a compact, portable system that combines multi-waveband illumination and imaging in the UV, visible and infrared. Sponsoring: Book and Paper Group (BPG) Reception.
G.C. LASER SYSTEMS, INC.
Booth # 402
900 S. Des Plaines Ave., Forest Park, IL 60130 USA
Contact: Magdalena Dajnowski
Ph: 844-532-10641 Fx: 773-353-8699
G.C. Laser Systems, Inc. designs and builds unique laser systems specifically for art and architecture conservation. Our compact and portable systems, such as the GC-1, offer unmatched precision and control over the level of cleaning. We also offer custom built laser cleaning solutions and laser cleaning training. Sponsoring: Research and Technical Studies (RATS) Reception.
HOLLINGER METAL EDGE, INC.
Booth # 203
9401 Northeast Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22408 USA
Contact: Bob Henderson
Ph: 800-634-0491 Fx: 800-947-8814
Hollinger Metal Edge, Inc. has been the leading supplier of archival storage products for Conservators, Museums, Government and Institutional Archives, Historical Societies, Libraries, Universities, Galleries and Private Collectors for over 65 years. Famous for The Hollinger Box – the metal edged gray document cases that fill the shelves of tho usnds of organizations, we offer a wide variety of box styles made with various appropriate materials to store any collectible. We also supply conservation materials, inert polyester, polypropylene and Tyvek products, archival folders, buffered and unbuffered envelopes, Permalife bond papers, and buffered and unbuffered tissue paper. Hollinger Metal Edge manufactures custom orders on a daily basis and is committed to educational support for preservation workshops. Please contact us regarding your workshop, and we will provide free catalogs and samples as required. Sponsoring: Book and Paper Group (BPG) Reception.
Booth # 406
3947 Steamboat Ct., Ann Arbor, MI 48108 USA
Contact: Celina Berenfeld
Art conservation is a niche profession that requires highly specialized tools and instruments. It is not unusual for conservators having to face the fact that the tools they need do not exist. To overcome the problem, conservators have to improvise with elements at hand that offer temporary and suboptimal solutions. In support of art conservators, KØNSERVĀL has made its mission to design and manufacture innovative tools that increase the productivity and efficiency of conservation treatments. KØNSERVĀL is committed to offer tools of the highest quality and functionality, and, with designs that emphasize conservators’ professional image.
KREMER PIGMENTS, INC.
Booth # 407
247-C West 29th St., Frnt. 1, New York, NY 10001 USA
Contact: Roger Carmona
Ph: 212-219-2394 Fx: 212-219-2395
For over 40 years, Kremer Pigments continues to research, produce, and procure the highest quality pigments and raw materials for all types of historical fine arts recipes. Dr. Georg Kremer began making pigments in 1977 by producing Smalt--a 19th century cobalt-based synthetic blue. His inventory of pigments has grown steadily year by year and continues to grow with the most recent mineral pigment, Thulit. Conservators, gilders, decorative painters, luthiers, dyers, and all manner of artists rely on Kremer Pigments to supply hard-to-find ingredients for their specific needs. Today, Kremer Pigments NYC is the only store outside of Germany to carry the full inventory of over 1,000 historical raw materials. Sponsoring: Paintings Specialty Group (PSG) Reception.
TANDD US, LLC.
534 N. Guadalupe St., Unit 32886, Santa Fe, NM 87501 USA
Contact: Steve Knuth
T&D Corporation manufactures a complete line of network connected and stand-alone Data Loggers that are optimized for automated, error free data collection, remote monitoring and warning notification. T&D’s products offer an extensive array of connectivity options including loggers with built-in network interfaces, wireless handheld data shuttles, network and cellular gateways, and even BlueTooth interfaces for direct connection to smart phones and tablets. Developed specifically for Museum and Archive applications, T&D produces 4 in 1 loggers that record Temperature, Humidity, Illuminance, and Ultra Violet light, that also maintain internal running exposure totals. T&D offers an exceptional value proposition to its customers through its completely free WebStorage Service. T&D Corporation, the world’s leading supplier of wireless data loggers, is headquartered in Matsumoto Japan, and has been engaged in the design, development and manufacture of high reliability, high quality electronic measurement systems since 1986. Sponsoring: Research and Technical Studies Group (RATS) Reception.
UNIVERSITY PRODUCTS, INC.
Booth # 101-103
PO Box 101, Holyoke, MA 01041 USA
Contact: John A. Dunphy
Ph: 413-532-3372 Fx: 800-532-9281
University Products is the leading supplier of conservation tools, equipment, and archival storage enclosures. Collaborating with our international partners, PEL in Europe and Marco Polo in Mexico, University Products selection of tools and equipment is the most complete selection of products specifically designed for conservators. In addition, we offer a variety of Lineco conservation framing materials, papers, and tapes. Be sure to stop and see our new Tarebox Encasement System! Sponsoring: Exhibit Hall Welcome and Book and Paper Group (BPG) Reception.
CRYSTALIZATIONS SYSTEMS, INC.
Booth # 208
1401 Lincoln Ave., Holbrook, NY 11741 USA
Contact: Patricia Ellenwood
Ph: 631-467-0090 Fx: 631-467-0061
Our innovative PerfectFit Kit Storage Systems and Transporter are changing the way collections are organized, stored and moved. Now on GSA. Our traditional Moving Painting Storage and Rolled Textile Storage Systems can be floor, ceiling supported and free-standing installations. Aisles are always Track-Free. All CSI systems incorporate aluminum materials and aerospace engineering design and manufacturing techniques. We also provide full layout, budgeting and grant support. Visit our website for more information.
DELTA DESIGNS LTD.
Booth # 514
1535 NW 25th St., Topeka, KS 66618 USA
Contact: Peter Doucette
Ph: 785-234-2244 Ext. 220 Fx: 785-233-1020
Delta Designs specializes in the custom designs, professional manufacture and personal installation of quality museum storage equipment. Our products meet the highest standards of conservation practice for historical artifacts, art objects, textiles, scientific specimens and archival materials.
Booth # 512
35 W. 35th St., Floor 10, Suite # 1001-1002, New York, NY 10001 USA
Contact: Ziv Argov and Caroline Baer
Digital Transitions Heritage is the leading manufacturer of digitization solutions including advanced copy systems, scanning platforms, and automation software for your collections. using our diverse backgrounds in engineering, photography, conservation, and collections management, we provide custom solutions to enhance productivity without sacrificing image quality. Our service division, Pixel Acuity, delivers preservation-grade digitization to our clients. Equipped for all material types, our team of imaging experts are prepared for the challenges of your collection.
MAC GROUP US
Booth # 302
75 Virginia Rd., White Plains, NY 10603 USA
Contact: Dan Cuny
MAC Group is dedicated to supplying photographers, filmmakers, content creators, students and educators with the world's finest image-making tools, content and inspiration. We are fully committed to the ever-growing numbers of working professionals and passionate amateurs who are dedicated to mastering the art and craft of photo, video, audio and content creation as well as the resellers and institutions that support them.
OPUS INSTRUMENTS (ATIK CAMERAS)
Booth # 412
Unit 8 Lodge Farm Barns, New Rd., Norwich, Norfolk NR9 3LZ UK
Contact: Andrew Kirby
Ph: +44 (0)1603-740397
Opus Instruments is the world leading specialist in infrared reflectography, used in the fields of art conservation, restoration and provenance research. IRR is a non-invasive method of studying a painting by looking beneath the visible layers of paint. If you are looking to create detailed, high-quality, high-resolution infrared images, Apollo is the camera for you. Weighing at just 12 kilograms, the Apollo is both portable and accessible, ready to follow wherever the research takes you.
POLYGON US CORPORATION
Booth # 201
7377 William Ave., Ste. 100, Allentown, PA 18106 USA
Contact: Matt DeCirce
Polygon owns state-of-the-art vacuum freeze-drying chambers that utilize low pressure to create the most effective drying solution for archives damaged by fire, water, and mold. Polygon offers services such as archive cleaning, mold remediation, pest eradication (blast freezing), digital imaging and secured destruction. Polygon can also recover all types of film media. Polygon provides 24/7 emergency response, with 26 office locations throughout North America and 3 dedicated archive recovery centers.
Booth # 312
19 Butternut St., Greenfield, MA 01301 USA
Contact: Michael Dunphy
Ph: 413-772-0889 Fx: 413-773-7386
SmallCorp manufactures products for the display, conservation and storage of works of art, textiles and objects. Our frames and display cases figure prominently in museum and corporate collections. SmallCorp customers include picture framers, galleries, art conservators and related institutions, and professionals.
AIC NETWORK: HEALTH &SAFETY
Booth # 400
The Health & Safety Network provides educational and technical information to the AIC membership to increase knowledge of safety hazards and general health issues related to the conservation profession. It offers information through lectures, workshops, displays, AIC’s publications, AIC’s website, and other electronic and print media. It also addresses health and safety issues of concern to the AIC membership by maintaining current information through research, by collaboration with health and safety professionals and with other health and safety organizations, and, periodically, by statistically valid surveys, the results of which facilitate establishing priorities.
AIC & FAIC: INFORMATION
Booth # 508
Visit the AIC and FAIC Booth to learn more about our programs, discuss membership, and share thoughts about member engagement.
Booth # 315
2949 Venture Dr., Ste. 106, Janesville, WI 53546 USA
Contact: Ben Adamitus
Ph: (608) 554-1063
Asgaard Solutions provides a range of premium archival and display solutions to the museum and heritage sector. Unparalleled attention to detail, a demonstrated level of quality and performance, and the ability to continually exceed expectations make us as unique as our solutions. Offices in the US and UK allow us to adequately service both domestic and international clients.
BARNETT TECHNICAL SERVICES
Booth # 209
5050 Laguna Blvd., Ste. 112-620, Elk Grove, CA 95758 USA
Contact: Steve Barnett
Supplier of Micro Support bench top micromanipulators for precise micro-sampling on a scale that is invisible to the naked eye. We also supply larger systems to assist with restoration. Our systems include probes, knives, and scrapers to facilitate chemical analysis or cleaning. Systems can be full micromanipulators with arms or individual arms for sampling on larger works.
CARESTREAM NON-DESTRUCTIVE TESTING
Booth # 207
150 Verona St., Rochester, NY 14608 USA
Contact: Stephen Pflanz
Ph: 585-627-6705; Cell: 585-230-0972
Carestream NDT is a worldwide provider of X-ray imaging systems used by Art Conservatories around the world. Products include digital computed radiography (CR) systems, digital radiography (DR) systems, imaging plates, cassettes, DICONDE archiving, conventional film & chemicals, automatic film processing equipment and accessories. Our innovative solutions enable our customers’ success and reveal critical information on priceless works of art and artifacts. Our award-winning products keep conservators at the forefront of technological advancements in art imaging.
DORFMAN MUSEUM FIGURES, INC.
Booth # 413
6224 Holabird Ave., Baltimore, MD 21224 USA
Contact: Chad Grob
Ph: 410-284-3248 Fx: 410-284-3249
Dorfman Museum Figures, Inc. is the leader in creating three-dimensional Ethafoam Conservation Forms for archival display and storage of your artifact garments. Choose between our full Economy Ethafoam Man and Woman, Dress and Suit Forms, Classic Forms, Storage Hat Mounts, Conservation Hangers, and more. In addition to our standard product line, we can create custom Ethafoam forms to fit specific needs.
FAIC LIFECYCLE ASSESSMENT
Booth # 401
One of the greatest challenges of the 21st Century is climate change. Sustainability Tools in Cultural Heritage (STiCH) is a life cycle assessment (LCA) Carbon Calculator and Library of Case Studies and Information Sheets developed to help cultural heritage professionals make educated, sustainable choices to lower the environmental impact of their work. The FAIC Life Cycle Assessment research project is funded in part with a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
HIROMI PAPER, INC.
Booths # 200-202
9469 Jefferson Blvd., Ste. 117, Culver City, CA 90232 USA
Contact: Yuki & Hiromi Katayama
Specializing in papers from Japan and around the World since 1988, Hiromi Paper, Inc. has been devoted to the creation of a greater rapport between Japanese papermakers, conservators, printers, artists, and bookmakers, while developing new directions and a deeper understanding of Japanese papers or WASHI. We not only strive to support papermakers and the traditions, but to also grow with the present and future needs of the people that use the papers.
HIROX- USA, INC.
Booth # 403
100 Commerce Way, Ste. 4, Hackensack, NJ 07601 USA
Contact: Austin Yao
Ph: 201-342-2600 Ext 205 Fx: 201-342-7322
Hirox is the pioneer of 3D Digital Microscope System. Our digital microscope system is a versatile tool for measurement, recording, and see things “as they truly are.” Hirox’s high-quality optical and lighting designs allow a magnification range of 0x-10,000x, live focus, and real-time 2D/3D tiling with an automated XY stage.
INHERENT VICE SQUAD
Booth # 300
3951 Colby Way, San Bruno, CA 94066 USA
Contact: Angela Yvarra McGrew
Inherent Vice Squad was established by three object conservators to provide supplies and tools with the guiding philosophy that function could also be fun and beautiful. Primarily for the conservation and preservation community, IVS believes that its product line will also be useful for the broader museum community and for people who work with their hands in the arts or sciences.
MUSEUM SERVICES CORPORATION
Booth # 414
385 Bridgepoint Way, South St. Paul, MN 55075 USA
Contact: Linda Butler
Ph: 651-450-8954 Fx: 651-554-9217
MuseuM Services Corporation would like to welcome the conservation community back to AIC. For 42 years, MuseuM Services Corporation has been committed to safely and efficiently serving you with equipment, supplies and services. Please check out our website and call or email us with your conservation equipment and supply needs.
NATIONAL CENTER FOR PRESERVATION TECHNOLOGY & TRAINING (NCPTT)
Booth # 303
645 University Parkway, Natchitoches, LA 71457 USA
Contact: Jason Church
Ph: 318-356-7444 Fx: 318-356-9119
The National Park Service’s National Center for Preservation Technology and Training protects America’s historic legacy by equipping professionals in the field of historic preservation with progressive technology-based research and training. Since its founding in 1994, NCPTT has awarded over $7 million in grants for research that fulfills its mission of advancing the use of science and technology in the fields of archaeology, architecture, landscape architecture and materials conservation.
NEDCC | NORTHEAST DOCUMENT CONSERVATION CENTER
Booth # 415
100 Brickstone Square., Andover, MA 01810 USA
Contact: Tahe Zalal
Founded in 1973, NEDCC | Northeast Document Conservation Center specializes in paper-based conservation treatment, digital imaging services, and audio preservation services, as well as preservation training, assessments, consultations, and disaster assistance on collections. NEDCC serves clients nationwide and is a trusted resource for preservation information worldwide.
ONSET - HOBO DATA LOGGERS
Booth # 107
470 McArthur Blvd., Bourne, MA 05232 USA
Contact: Sean Kelly
Used in museums, archives, and exhibit spaces worldwide, Onset’s HOBO data loggers protect irreplaceable objects, including the best-surviving copy of the Magna Carta! Compact, reliable, battery-operated HOBO temp/RH loggers are easy to deploy in out-of-sight locations. Leveraging the power of Bluetooth technology, HOBO MX Series loggers offer wireless collection of data so precious artifacts remain undisturbed. And with the MX Gateway, users can manage data remotely and receive alarm notifications.
RH CONSERVATION ENGINEERING
Booth # 408
“Meakins Rise” 16 Meakins Rd., Flinders, Victoria 3929, Australia
Contact: Robin Hodgson
Ph: +61 419-892919
Established in 1991 by conservator Robin Hodgson, RH Conservation Engineering is a research driven supplier of the most innovative, technically advanced and aesthetically pleasing equipment available, providing consistent quality results in the conservation of human artistic and cultural heritage. Many of the materials and manufacturing techniques used in our equipment come from the aerospace, electronics, and advanced manufacturing industries.
1450 Janesville Ave., Fort Atkinson, WI 53538 USA
Contacts: Ben Adamitus
Protect the past and prepare for the future with reconfigurable museum cabinets, shelving, art screens, compactors, and more. Spacesaver's engineers and project managers team up with your local distributor to provide design assistance, installation, and maintenance for any collections care space, large or small. Call 800-255-8170 to arrange a free on-site consultation or visit our website. Sponsoring: Collection Care Session.
Booth # 314
330 Morgan Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11211 USA
Contacts: Jacob Salik
Bookbinding, Conservation and Archival supplies. Visit our website to see our most recent catalogs and featured new products.
Booth # 409
52 Main St., Ste. 1, Succassunna, NJ 07876 USA
Contact: Meryl Zweig
Ph: 973-933-2043 Fx: 973-933-2336
We will be presenting our MiScope Megapixel MP3 and our new “premium plus” MiScope Megapixel MP4K. These USB 3 powered devices are portable, lightweight, have a small footprint, and are available for every budget. Their micron level resolution, excellent color accuracy and included precision measurement software with patented calibration tools will improve your process and documentation to image and record the finest details and color pigments for your own purposes or to share with colleagues, or customers. We will demonstrate how the MiScope can be used for art conservation and restoration to image book and paper, photographs, fabric, paintings, objects, historic buildings, sculptures, and anywhere you want to image for damages, to compare and match pigments, or to look to see if something is an original or a copy. Proudly designed and built in New Jersey since 2001.
ZONE DISPLAY CASES
Booth # 215
660 rue de l’Argon, Quebec, QC, G2N 2G5 Canada
Contact: Stéphanie Bilodeau
Ph: +1 418-841-4004 ext 103
Zone Display Cases is a leading designer and manufacturer of high-end museum quality display cases made in glass. Based in Canada, we deliver and install our display cases in North America. We provide outstanding customer service and offer fully customizable turnkey solutions that will meet the most demanding conservation requirements and solve complex design and constructability challenges. Our ultimate goal is to present, preserve, and protect your valuable and sensitive artifacts in the most aesthetical and discreet manner.