NATCC 2013 San Francisco

9th North American Textile Conservation Conference

Conserving Modernity: The Articulation of Innovation

San Francisco, California

November 12th-15th, 2013

The abstracts of the papers and posters that will be presented, as well as those for the keynote speech and the panel discussion are available.  In order to read this material, click on each category.

Would you like to have a look at the program of presentations?  Click here!

Prepare your visit to San Francisco with this guide we have prepared for you.

Available spots for workshops and tours!

There are a few spots left to register for the Art of Shibori workshop, with Ana Lisa Hedstrom, as well as for the Historic Ribbonwork workshop with Candace Kling.  If you prefer, you can also register for the full day cultural tour visiting galleries, museums, and artists' studios on the East Bay.  To register for any of these activities, click here.

The Koret Auditorium of the de Young Museum in Golden Gate Park will be the venue for the two days of lectures and poster presentations of the 2013 NATCC!


The closing reception of the NATCC 2013 will be held at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco's Civic Center.

Previous Conference

Textile Museum of Oaxaca, photo by Eric Chávez, Courtesy of Museo Textil de Oaxaca.

Our previous conference was held in the city of Oaxaca, Mexico, in November 2011.  Read more...


Missing any of our publications? You will find them available for purchase here.


NATCC is a not-for-profit organization (501(c)3) that welcomes donations to support its conferences and programs. Click here for more information.