Natalya Swanson is a Graduate Fellow at the Winterthur/University of Delaware Program in Art Conservation (USA) specializing in Objects conservation. She received her BA in Art History from the University of South Florida in 2014. While pursuing pre-program conservation internships in objects, paintings, and frames, Natalya was the Gallery Director at the Centre Gallery, Tampa, FL and Artist Liaison for Ringling Underground at the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL. She held the Emerging Conservation Professionals Network Florida Liaison position from 2016-2017 before relocating to Washington, D.C. to work at Conservation Solutions, Inc. a private practice specializing in the conservation and restoration of outdoor sculpture, architecture, and painted surfaces including projects at the National Air and Space Museum, U.S. Library of Congress, and Kennedy Space Center.
Current research interests include interventive treatment options for synthetic and semi-synthetic materials and how accepted distinctions within the field of conservation are adapted for unconventional specializations (e.g. contemporary art conservation, preventive conservation).
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