Jacinta Brown

Objects and Textile Conservator - Ock Pop Tok

Jacinta Brown

Objects and Textile Conservator - Ock Pop Tok

Biography

Jacinta completed the Master programme in Cultural Material Conservation at the University of Melbourne, Australia in 2009, specialising in objects and textiles. In 2007, Jacinta has been co- owner, founder, designer and manager of a boutique hotel in Louang Prabang Lao PDR, where she now resides. Since 2009, Jacinta has been dividing her time between hotelier/tourism and conservation work in Laos and short contracts with the University of Melbourne Fee For Conservation Service, and has assisted on various workshops such as the lacquer workshop by the Japanese National University, held in Louang Prabang in 2011 and 2013. Jacinta is currently consulting with Ock Pop Tok on their Lao Heritage Textile Collection and assists the Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre (TAEC) in Luang Prabang, particularly on preventative conservation, and exhibition display.

All session by Jacinta Brown