Cultural Consulting

TWISTED PRESERVATION© is a New York City-based cultural & Museum consulting firm known for an experimental and research-based approach to problem-solving.


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We have expertise in the full spectrum of nonprofit management, operations, community engagement, contemporary art curation, with extensive experience in preservation and heritage site issues. In addition, our work has been read widely, and we have consulted, lectured, and taught internationally for an extensive list of universities, cultural sites, museums, and community-based membership organizations.



Public Presentations (keynote, seminars)

Strategic Planning

Board Retreat Facilitation

Mission & Vision Workshops

Historic Site Innovation

Organizational Transformation

Program & Exhibition Creation

Contemporary Art Happenings

Facilities Assessments


GIVE US A CALL:  Inquiries into speaking, consulting, or facilitating workshops, please contact Franklin Vagnone at and 1-215-527-5984

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