Mural Conservation – Monumental N.C. Wyeth Relocation

In murals conservation (or mural conservation) removals for relocations are sometimes necessary for their survival when the buildings that house them are slated for demolition or for invasive alterations. These removals, as here, can be both extremely difficult and toxic…

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Columbus Burkhart Murals Conservation

Columbus Burkhart Murals Conservation

A Major Mural Conservation Project 1996-2005: Preservation of the Emerson Burkhart Mural Music - 1,000 High School Students Participate in the Project Only visible for four years, 1934-1938, the controversial mural was not visible again until sixty-years later when approximately…

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Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Bowling Green, Ky

Long Hunters Discover Daniel Boone by Edward Laning, 1942 Commissioned by the Section of Fine Arts of the WPA, Long Hunters depicts Kentucky’s legendary colonizer and explorer Daniel Boone (1734-1820). His companions in frontier adventures were the Long Hunters, a group…

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