In this brief presentation, Task Force for the Protection of University Collections co-chairs, John Wetenhall and Jill Deupi, will explain the purpose and role of this inter-institutional group. They will also describe the launch of a new deaccessioning toolkit, designed as a resource for museum professionals grappling with threats to their collections. Q & A follows.
Jill Deupi, Beaux Arts Director and Chief Curator, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami; AAMG At-Large, Task Force Co-Chair for the Protection of University Collections
John Wetenhall, Director, George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum; AAMG Vice President, Strategic Planning and Co-Chair, Task Force for the Protection of University Collections & Affiliate Liaison