Guest Lecturer: Barry Bauman
Barry Bauman will highlight discoveries that he made as an art conservator. Selected works include a 14th century Crucifixion, a Rubens’ Crowning of St. Catherine, and New Testament imagery.
Bauman is the owner of Conservation Ventures (ConservationVentures.org), a company specializing in conservation presentations and government-funded CAP surveys. Barry holds a BA from Beloit College and an MA in Art History from the University of Chicago. He was formerly the Associate Conservator of Paintings for the Art Institute of Chicago. Bauman’s Case Study, “The Demise of Mary Lincoln,” was featured on the front page of the New York Times in an article titled “Mary Lincoln I Presume.” Barry Bauman is an elected Fellow of the American Institute for Conservation.