As Director of Conservation at Columbia University & The Metropolitan Museum of Art, George Wheeler has generously offered to provide a tour around the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC.
Details of the tours will be provided nearer the time; however as an overview Mr. Wheeler’s work at Columbia encourages students to explore the properties of materials of architecture and conservation in lecture, demonstration, and laboratory formats. His work for the Met focuses on the development and evaluation of conservation treatments.
* The tours will be offered at 3:00 or 4:00pm with a maximum of 10 members on each tour.
* Cocktails will be provided on the rooftop from 5pm onwards.