Paper and Photograph Conservation
Conservation Imaging
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Our practice is dedicated to practical and ethical treatment and imaging solutions for cultural heritage.


Jennifer McGlinchey Sexton is a graduate-level trained conservator. She provides conservation treatment and expertise for photographs and works of art on paper. Her studio places a special focus on imaging, particularly UV/Visible fluorescence. A member of Mountain States Art Conservation, she works in collaboration with conservators of varied specialties.


Trained as a fine-art photographer, Jennifer became interested in conservation as a way to blend her love of art with a curiosity about materials. After getting her graduate degree, Jennifer continued to hone her skills as a conservator and photographer in positions at museums, regional centers, and private practices throughout the United States.  

Jennifer is a Professional Associate member of the American Institute for Conservation, a peer-reviewed status. Her practice is guided by the AIC Code of Ethics and Guidelines for Practice. She is an active member of the conservation community.

Jennifer currently works as a full-time lecturer for "Technical Examination and Documentation" at the Garman Art Conservation Department, Buffalo State College (2019-2020 academic year).



For a list of Jennifer's recent publications, click here.



Jennifer has held positions at the Williamstown Art Conservation Center, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the Menil Collection, the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Detroit Institute of Art, the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, the Alaska State Library, and  Paul Messier LLC.



MA and C.A.S Art Conservation, Buffalo State College, (SUNY)

Certificate, Arts Management, Purchase College, (SUNY)

BFA Photography, Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Selected institutional clients

Buffalo Bill Center of the West; Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center; Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum; Colorado State University; Denver Art Museum; Georgia O'Keeffe Museum; History Colorado; Menil Collection; Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; National Park Service; Portland Art Museum; Saint Louis Art Museum; University of Denver; US Air Force Academy; US Olympic Committee; Weissman Preservation Center at Harvard University; Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage at Yale University

Portfolio and references available upon request.


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