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painting conservator

Rustin Steele Levenson, American painting conservator. Volunteer Beth Isreal Hospital, New York City, 1977-1980, Childrens Hospital, Boston, Ottawa, 1970-1977, Friend's Shelter, New York City, since 1988, Homeless and Refugees, Miami, since 1988. Fellow American Institute for Conservation, International Institute of Conservation.

Background

Levenson, Rustin Steele was born on July 19, 1947 in Toledo. Son of Fred Edward and Suzanne (Easton) S.

Education

Bachelor, Wellesley (Massachusetts) College, 1969. Conservation certified, Harvard University, 1972.

Career

Assistant conservator, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1969-1973;assistant conservator, Canada Conservation Institute, Ottawa, Ontario., Canada, 1973-1974;conservator, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1975-1977;conservator, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, 1977-1980;president, chief conservator, New York Conservations Associations, since 1980;president, chief conservator, Florida Conservation Associations, Miami, since 1985. Consultant Whitney Museum of America Art, New York City, since 1987, Lowe Art Museum, Miami, since 1985, Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center, East Hampton, New York, since 1987. Chairman paintings group American Institute Conservation, Washington, 1984-1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Volunteer Beth Isreal Hospital, New York City, 1977-1980, Childrens Hospital, Boston, Ottawa, 1970-1977, Friend's Shelter, New York City, since 1988, Homeless and Refugees, Miami, since 1988. Fellow American Institute for Conservation, International Institute of Conservation.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fishing, writing.

Connections

Married Randal Porter Levenson, October 24, 1970. Children: Moss Easton, Cormac Ryder, Geddes Steele.

father:
Fred Edward S.

mother:
Suzanne (Easton) S.

spouse:
Randal Porter Levenson

children:
Moss Easton Levenson

Cormac Ryder Levenson

Geddes Steele Levenson