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Ann Shaftel

Profile Updated: January 31, 2021
Ann Shaftel
Residing In
Halifax, NS Canada
Art conservator
Jay born 1985; Claire born1986
Ann Shaftel


Yes! Attending Reunion

Ann lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She has two children who also live in Halifax, and has been happily married for a long time. Her family lives in a heritage house with beautiful gardens. Ann is still working as an Art Conservator and has no plans to retire. Known for her international work on preservation of Buddhist diaspora treasures, she works for major museums, universities, and Buddhist monasteries. Treasurecaretaker.com her international non-profit preservation education initiative, has won significant international awards. Ann is often interviewed on TV and radio, with videos made about her conservation work. She lectures internationally, most recently in Hong Kong, Shanghai and at the British Museum.

School Story

Loved picnics with Prof. Taylor and fellow students.

Plan to attend Reunion?

I'm afraid not

Ann's Latest Interactions

Ann Shaftel posted a message.
Jan 31, 2021 at 7:09 AM

Interested in world heritage preservation? Enjoy our latest zoom!

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Jan 31, 2021 at 7:06 AM
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Sep 14, 2020 at 9:47 AM

You are welcomed to join me in this, the latest international zoom on preservation of sacred art! Free and open to all, https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfhnffXsJmNfKPTf_PVTUVVN56sx4Hs-4cSoprJu3_Q6CsaWA/viewform?usp=sf_link

Ann Shaftel has a birthday today.
Jul 03, 2020 at 4:33 AM
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Feb 21, 2020 at 8:40 PM

Posted on: Feb 16, 2020 at 9:30 AM

I am currently writing a book, creating a STEM art gallery show that opens in March: Science and the Sacred, and enjoying family life. Please enjoy this article, just published in SPIRAL the Rubin Museum magazine.

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May 21, 2019 at 2:15 PM

Posted on: May 21, 2019 at 12:33 PM