Art, Archaeology and Conservation Science Division of ACerS Workshop | The American Ceramic Society

Art, Archaeology and Conservation Science Division of ACerS Workshop

3D experience at the Smithsonian Natural History Museum

Experience exciting workshops offering the opportunity to learn and grow with professionals in the art, archaeology and conservation science field.

December 11-15, 2017 | Washington, D.C.; University of Maryland

The AACS Division organized a group of six science and engineering graduate and post doctoral students at the University of Maryland and Washington, D.C., to experience science applied to cultural heritage. Attendees participated in morning lectures, followed by applications and demonstrations or hands-on activities in the afternoon. This five day experience included visiting the National Museum of the American Indian – Cultural Resources Center (NMAI-CRC), the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History, the University of Maryland’s Surface and X-Ray Analysis Center, the National Gallery of Art and the Smithsonian’s Freer | Sackler Galleries.