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In-Person Converse with a Conservator: James Hampton’s Throne

August 11 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm


Join SAAM’s Lunder Conservation Fellow Katya Zinsli for an exploration of the ongoing conservation efforts surrounding one of SAAM’s most iconic artworks: James Hampton’s The Throne of the Third Heaven of the Nations’ Millennium General Assembly. Discover the meticulous processes involved in caring for such a large and complex artwork, as well as the challenges of preserving its intricate details and documenting these efforts. Be among the first to learn about a portion of the artwork that has never before been on display and learn about SAAM’s exciting plans for its public conservation this fall. Meet in G Street lobby.

Free |Registration encouraged via Blackthorn
Smithsonian American Art Museum
G Street Lobby
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Image credit: Photo by Jenna Gustafson


Smithsonian American Art Museum
8th and F Streets, NW
washington, DC 20001 United States
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