Lecture

Well-Dressed: Conservation and Mounting for Fashioning Expo 67

The McCord’s Inside Stories

Lecture presented on September 19, 2017

In this unique bilingual presentation, Sonia Kata, textile conservator, and Caroline Bourgeois, specialist in costume mounting, take you behind the scenes of the Museum during preparation for the exhibition Fashioning Expo 67. Discover how conservation and museum quality mounting ensure the preservation of our objects, enrich our knowledge of the collection, and make an exhibition come to life.

Speakers:

  • Sonia Kata, Textile Conservator, McCord Museum
  • Caroline Bourgeois, Conservation Assistant, McCord Museum