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Events

  • ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING at The Foster Museum
    ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING at The Foster Museum
    Sat, Jul 13
    The Foster Museum
    Jul 13, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    The Foster Museum, 940 Commercial St, Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA
    Jul 13, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    The Foster Museum, 940 Commercial St, Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA
    Our visit will include a guided tour of the work of artist-explorer Tony Foster, a delicious BAACG-hosted brunch, a bit of BAACG business, plus time and materials for making your own art!
  • Friday Night at OMCA
    Friday Night at OMCA
    Fri, May 10
    Oakland
    May 10, 2024, 5:15 PM – 9:15 PM
    Oakland, 1000 Oak St, Oakland, CA 94607, USA
    May 10, 2024, 5:15 PM – 9:15 PM
    Oakland, 1000 Oak St, Oakland, CA 94607, USA
    Join us for a social gathering of BAACG members, friends and family at the Oakland Museum of California with Off the Grid
  • Russian Folk Art - Private Tour
    Russian Folk Art - Private Tour
    Sun, Feb 11
    location will be shared prior to the event
    Feb 11, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    location will be shared prior to the event
    Feb 11, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    location will be shared prior to the event
    Join us for a members-only intimate tour of an astonishing private collection of Russian Folk Art in San Francisco.
  •  Friends and Family Event- San Francisco Fire Department Fire Museum Tour
     Friends and Family Event- San Francisco Fire Department Fire Museum Tour
    Sat, Nov 04
    GOTC SFFD Fire Museum
    Nov 04, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    GOTC SFFD Fire Museum , 665 Presidio Ave, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Nov 04, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    GOTC SFFD Fire Museum , 665 Presidio Ave, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Please join the Bay Area Conservation Guild for a tour presented by SFFD Fire Museum Director and Curator, Jamie O'Keefe
  • ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING at the Walt Disney Family Museum
    ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING at the Walt Disney Family Museum
    Sat, Jul 22
    San Francisco
    Jul 22, 2023, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    San Francisco, 104 Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA 94129, USA
    Jul 22, 2023, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    San Francisco, 104 Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA 94129, USA
    Please join us for breakfast, business, and complimentary entrance to the Disney Family Museum galleries! RSVP required.
  • Studio Tour of Gawain Weaver Art Conservation
    Studio Tour of Gawain Weaver Art Conservation
    Sun, May 07
    Gawain Weaver Art Conservation
    May 07, 2023, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Gawain Weaver Art Conservation, West Marin, CA
    May 07, 2023, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Gawain Weaver Art Conservation, West Marin, CA
    Join us for a private tour of the state of the art new facility of Gawain Weaver Art Conservation, the Bay Area's premier photography conservation studio. This is a members-only event.
  • Artists' Books in Library Collections
    Artists' Books in Library Collections
    Wed, Mar 15
    Skylight Gallery, SF Public Library
    Mar 15, 2023, 6:00 PM
    Skylight Gallery, SF Public Library, 100 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Mar 15, 2023, 6:00 PM
    Skylight Gallery, SF Public Library, 100 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Join your fellow BAACG members to hear San Francisco Public Library book conservator Michelle C. Smith discuss the conundrum of artists’ books in library collections.
  • Schulz Museum Tour and Ice Skating Holiday Event
    Schulz Museum Tour and Ice Skating Holiday Event
    Sun, Jan 22
    Charles Schulz Museum
    Jan 22, 2023, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM PST
    Charles Schulz Museum, 2301 Hardies Ln, Santa Rosa, CA 95403, USA
    Jan 22, 2023, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM PST
    Charles Schulz Museum, 2301 Hardies Ln, Santa Rosa, CA 95403, USA
    Welcome in the New Year with your fellow Guild Members this January! Join us for a curated tour of the Charles Schulz Museum's recent upgrades, followed by skating and hot chocolate at Snoopy's Home Ice. 2023 BAACG membership is required to attend.
  • Getting Started with Environmental Monitoring
    Getting Started with Environmental Monitoring
    Wed, Sep 07
    Webinar
    Sep 07, 2022, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    Webinar
    Sep 07, 2022, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    Webinar
    Please join us for a presentation on the latest methods and software for monitoring your collection's temperature, relative humidity, light and pest activity, presented by Conserv.
  • ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING at The Museum at The Cliff!
    ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING at The Museum at The Cliff!
    Sat, Jul 16
    The Museum at The Cliff
    Jul 16, 2022, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    The Museum at The Cliff, 680 Point Lobos Ave, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Jul 16, 2022, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    The Museum at The Cliff, 680 Point Lobos Ave, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Join us for our BAACG Annual Business Meeting at The Museum at The Cliff on the evening of July 16. Private tour and presentation of the newly reopened the Museum and the exhibit "Naiad Cove."
  • Mountmakers in Conversation- Part 2
    Mountmakers in Conversation- Part 2
    Thu, May 05
    Location is TBD
    May 05, 2022, 5:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    May 05, 2022, 5:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    This event is a private tour of Fordham and Associate's workshop in San Francisco. Priority will be given to attendees of Part 1, the online presentation on Mountmaking. An active Membership in BAACG is required.
  • Mountmakers in Conversation - Part 1
    Mountmakers in Conversation - Part 1
    Wed, Apr 06
    Online Event via Zoom
    Apr 06, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM PDT
    Online Event via Zoom
    Apr 06, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM PDT
    Online Event via Zoom
    Join us for an exclusive presentation by Bay Area Mountmakers Denise Fordham and Harvey Newman, who will take us through the many stages of creating custom mounts for art objects of a wide variety of materials and sizes.
  • "Masters in Conservation" Event: Karen Zukor on Rare Book Conservation
    "Masters in Conservation" Event: Karen Zukor on Rare Book Conservation
    Sat, Oct 23
    San Francisco
    Oct 23, 2021, 4:00 PM
    San Francisco, 355 Clementina St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Oct 23, 2021, 4:00 PM
    San Francisco, 355 Clementina St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Get a behind-the-scenes look at the world of rare book conservation from one of the masters in the field, BAACG's own Karen Zukor. Join us in a co-sponsored event with the American Bookbinder's Museum. RSVP link takes you to their site to purchase tickets.
  • "Picnic in the Park" Annual Meeting
    "Picnic in the Park" Annual Meeting
    Sat, Aug 14
    Music Concourse of Golden Gate Park
    Aug 14, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Music Concourse of Golden Gate Park, Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Aug 14, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Music Concourse of Golden Gate Park, Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Please bring a friend or some family and join us for a bring-your-own-bagged lunch Picnic and Annual Business Meeting in beautiful Golden Gate Park! BAACG will provide drinks and dessert. More details below.
  • BAACG Stained Glass Cocktail Hour
    BAACG Stained Glass Cocktail Hour
    Thu, Mar 18
    Online Members Only Event
    Mar 18, 2021, 6:30 PM PDT
    Online Members Only Event
    Mar 18, 2021, 6:30 PM PDT
    Online Members Only Event
    Hear about the award-winning treatment of an 118 year-old inverted dome from stained glass conservator Ariana Makau of Nzilani Glass.
  • BAACG Weathering Steel Cocktail Hour
    BAACG Weathering Steel Cocktail Hour
    Thu, Jan 21
    Online Members Only Event
    Jan 21, 2021, 6:30 PM PST
    Online Members Only Event
    Jan 21, 2021, 6:30 PM PST
    Online Members Only Event
    Previously presented at WAAC's 45th Annual Meeting, this talk by Rowan Geiger, Christine Haynes and Sarah Johnson of Preservation Arts explores the qualities, conservation, and unique challenges of weathering steel.
  • BAACG Holiday Cocktails "at" Filoli
    BAACG Holiday Cocktails "at" Filoli
    Wed, Dec 16
    Online Members Only Event
    Dec 16, 2020, 6:30 PM PST
    Online Members Only Event
    Dec 16, 2020, 6:30 PM PST
    Online Members Only Event
    Please join us for the first in a series of four monthly BAACG cocktail hours. Enjoy a virtual Holiday Social with a tour of Filoli Historic House and Gardens. Say hello to fellow BAACG members and enjoy a cocktail from the comfort of home. Cocktail recipe to follow!
  • Anatomy of a Tapestry
    Anatomy of a Tapestry
    Sun, Oct 04
    Zoom Meeting
    Oct 04, 2020, 10:00 AM PDT
    Zoom Meeting
    Oct 04, 2020, 10:00 AM PDT
    Zoom Meeting
    Celebrating the Book Release of "Anatomy of a Tapestry: Techniques, Materials, Care" with Yadin Larochette and Jean Pierre Larochette
Ancient Containers

We are always working on new events and welcome your ideas

Suggestions for new events to create a strong conservation community are always welcome and appreciated.

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