BRIAN CASTRIOTA

archaeological & time-based media art conservator





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EDUCATION
University of Glasgow • Glasgow, UK
PhD in History of Art, 2019

Institute of Fine Arts, New York University • New York, NY
MA in History of Art & Archaeology, 2014
Certificate of Advanced Study in Conservation of Historic & Artistic Works, 2014

Sarah Lawrence College • Bronxville, NY
BA in Liberal Arts (Studio Art & Art History), 2009




PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Institute of Fine Arts, New York University • New York, NY
Lecturer, Sep 2020–Present
Instructor, May 2019

National Galleries of Scotland • Edinburgh, UK
Freelance Conservator for Time-Based Media & Contemporary Art, Jan 2018–Present

Irish Museum of Modern Art • Dublin, Ireland
Freelance Conservator for Time-Based Media & Contemporary Art, Jun 2018–Present

Archaeological Exploration of Sardis • Sart, Turkey
Supervising Conservator, 2018–Present
Conservator for Metals, 2016
Conservator, 2011–2013

University of Glasgow • Glasgow, UK
Marie Skłowdoska-Curie ITN Research Fellow, Jan 2016–Jul 2020

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum • New York, NY       
Samuel H. Kress Fellow in Time-Based Media Conservation, Oct 2014–Jan 2016
Graduate Intern, Time-Based Media Conservation, Mar–Jun 2014

Smithsonian American Art Museum • Washington, DC 
Contract Conservator for Time-Based Media Artworks, Jun–Oct 2014

IFA Excavations at Aphrodisias • Afrodisias, Turkey  
Supervising Conservator, Aug 2014

National Museums Scotland • Edinburgh, UK
Graduate Intern, Artefact Conservation, Sep 2013–Feb 2014

IFA Excavations at Selinunte • Selinunte, Sicily  
Conservator, May–Jun 2013

IFA Excavations at Abydos, • Abydos, Egypt
Conservator, Jan–Feb 2013

Birmingham Museums Trust • Birmingham, UK
Conservation Intern, Staffordshire Hoard Conservation Project, May–Jun 2012

The Cloisters, The Metropolitan Museum of Art • New York, NY
Objects Conservation Intern, Sep 2011–May 2012



PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS & ROLES
Assistant Programme Chair, AIC Electronic Media Group, 2020–Present
 
Committee Member, ICON Contemporary Art Network, 2017–Present 

Assistant Coordinator, ICOM-CC Theory, History and Ethics of Conservation Working Group, 2017–Present






© brian castriota 2020–2021.