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lindsy parrottLINDSY R. PARROTT is the Director and Curator of The Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass. During her thirteen year tenure at The Neustadt, her research has centered on Louis C. Tiffany’s leaded-glass windows, lamps, and opalescent flat glass. Her exhibitions include “A Passion for Tiffany Lamps,” “Shade Garden: Floral Lamps from the Tiffany Studios,” and the traveling exhibition “Tiffany Glass: Painting with Color and Light.” She also co-curated “Louis C. Tiffany and the Art of Devotion,” organized by the Museum of Biblical Art in New York, and served as a co-author of the accompanying catalogue. Currently, Ms. Parrott is co-curating the upcoming special exhibition “Tiffany’s Glass Mosaics,” organized jointly by The Corning Museum of Glass and The Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass, and is the co-editor as well as a contributor to the accompanying publication. Prior to The Neustadt, she held positions at The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art and the Norton Museum of Art, both in Florida.

As an adjunct faculty member at the Smithsonian-George Mason University Master's Program in the History of Decorative Arts in Washington, DC, Ms. Parrott has taught graduate seminars on Louis C. Tiffany and also serves as an advisor on independent study projects and M.A. theses exploring Tiffany and other American stained-glass artists. She is a member of numerous professional glass and decorative arts organizations including the National American Glass Club (Board of Directors), New York Metropolitan Glass Club (Board of Directors), Victorian Society New York, American Glass Guild, and others. In 2014 she was elected as a Fellow of the Corning Museum of Glass.

Ms. Parrott has written and lectured extensively on various aspects of Tiffany's career.

 

morgan albaharyMORGAN T. ALBAHARY is the Curatorial and Collections Assistant of The Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass, where she researches and catalogs the collection. She also assists with exhibitions, including “A Passion for Tiffany Lamps” and “Tiffany Glass: Painting with Color and Light.” Most recently, Ms. Albahary has assisted with the special exhibition “Tiffany’s Glass Mosaics” and is a contributor to the accompanying publication. Before joining The Neustadt, she interned in the Arms and Armor Department at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ms. Albahary is a graduate of Barnard College, Columbia University, where she earned a B.A. in art history. Her undergraduate thesis focused on American sculptor Anna Hyatt Huntington (1876–1973) and her monumental sculpture of Joan of Arc in New York City. She also worked as a research assistant on the 2014 exhibition “Goddess, Heroine, Beast: Anna Hyatt Huntington’s New York Sculpture, 1902–1936,” curated by Anne Higonnet and organized by the Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery at Columbia University. Ms. Albahary is a first-year graduate student in the History of Design and Curatorial Studies at Parson's School of Design and a fellow at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.

  

SUSAN TOMLIN is the Conservator of The Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass. A specialist in stained glass conservation, Ms. Tomlin was instrumental in establishing guidelines and techniques for the newly emerging field of conservation and preservation of leaded glass objects in the 1970s. She has worked with leading museums and auction houses across the country, including The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Cloisters, The New-York Historical Society, The Chrysler Museum of Art, The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, The Richard H. Driehaus Museum, Christie’s, and Sotheby’s. Ms. Tomlin has a Ph.D. in Medieval Church History from Union Theological Seminary, New York City.