Live Tweeting Photography #ARCSWorkshop!
Watch for live tweeting using #ARCSWorkshop from the ARCS workshop, "Photo
Synthesis: What You Need to Know About Photographs", held at the Museum of
the Moving Image in Astoria, NY on April 25, 2017 from 9:30 to 5 eastern

Reminder - ARCS NY Social Tonight
A reminder that there’s an ARCS Social tonight in NY, NY from 6:00 PM –
8:00 PM

Location:  MoMA PS1
22 – 25 Jackson Ave. at the intersection of 46th Ave.
Long Island City, NY  11101

Sponsored by RBA and Crozier Fine Arts
For more information and to RSVP:

Meet Your New Board Members
The ARCS Board is pleased to welcome new members of the Board, John
Robinette, Manager of Storage and Installation at Colección Patricia Phelps
de Cisneros, and Jenny Wilson, Registrar, Exhibitions at Vancouver Art
Gallery.  Their terms will begin after the June 2017 Board meeting.

John Robinette, Manager of Storage and Installation at Colección Patricia
Phelps de Cisneros
As the Manager of Storage and Installation, John oversees all storage
facilities and locales where the family maintain their collection and
handles most of the logistics for their extensive international loan
program. John also sits on the planning committee for the ARCS introductory
symposium in Mexico City – the first in Latin America.

Jenny Wilson, Registrar, Exhibitions at Vancouver Art Gallery
Jenny has worked in museums for over 25 years. She now works on
logistics--from loan agreements and insurance to unpacking and
installation-- of incoming loans for a very busy exhibition schedule and
oversees the logistics of outgoing touring exhibitions.  She has had the
opportunity to work with many contemporary artists and has gained much
experience in shipping artwork of all shapes and sizes via air, ocean and

Congreso ARCS
ARCS is pleased to announce its first event in Latin America, in beautiful
Mexico City! This two day event will take place at the Museo Nacional de
Arte on October 9 and 10, 2017. The first day will include an introduction
to ARCS for local museum professionals, a lecture on social media and
professional development, and a sample of conference type sessions on
topics such as mount making, shipping, and collaboration projects between
USA museums and Mexican cultural institutions. The second day will consist
of behind the scene tours of the Museo Jumex (Fundación Jumex Arte
Contemporáneo) and the Museo Soumaya (Fundación Carlos Slim, A.C.)

This event will be open to local Mexican museum professionals and ARCS
members only. Registration opens July 10, 2017 through the ARCS website.

Important Dates
-April 25, 2017  ARCS PhotoSynthesis Workshop workshop in Astoria, NY-
-April 25, 2017  NY Social-
-May 3, 2017  Next #ARCSchat on Twitter, 8-9 pm EST. Topic is
Registrar/Conservator collaborations-
-May 12, 2017  Deadline for #ARCSConf-Conference Travel Stipend
-May 17, 2017 Connecting to Collections Care Webinar – Why Do We Need This?
Insights and Hindsights from Deaccessioning-http://www.
-July 10, 2017  Registration opens for Congreso ARCS in Mexico City.
-September 4, 2017  Deadline for requesting VISA letters from ARCS. For
more info please see our ‘Getting There’ page. -
-October 2, 2017  #ARCSConf-Conference Registration closes.-
-October 9 – 10, 2017  Congreso ARCS in Mexico City
-November 3-5, 2017  ARCS Conference, Vancouver, Canada
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