Luis Jimenez Sculpture Returns to U.S. Port of Entry

The colorful glass fiber sculpture by Luis A. Jimenéz, FIESTA JARABE, was reinstalled by Cleveland area McKay Lodge Conservation Laboratory in mid-August 2017 in scorching heat at the Land Port of Entry in Otay Mesa, California. The conservators removed the…

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National 2017 Public Art Conservation Projects

Public Art Conservation: We are closing in on finishing our many Public Art conservation projects around the United States for the GSA Art-in-Architecture program under our 2017 final GSA contract year. Some of the public artworks already conserved, and those…

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CONSERVATION OF SCULPTURES BY LUIS JIMÉNEZ

CURRENT TREATMENTS 2016 McKay Lodge mentioned in Smithsonian Science News "VAQUERO" Luis Jiménez Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Washington, DC. IMG_2628 "SODBUSTER" Luis Jiménez Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND. IMG_2632 TREATMENT OF "LOS LAGARTOS" Luis Jiménez City of El Paso,…

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Conservation Of Sculptures By Luis Jiménez

Conservation of Sculptures by Luis Jiménez

CURRENT TREATMENTS 2016 McKay Lodge mentioned in Smithsonian Science News "VAQUERO"  Luis Jiménez Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Washington, DC. "SODBUSTER"  Luis Jiménez Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND. TREATMENT OF "LOS LAGARTOS" Luis Jiménez City of El Paso, TX. Leading automotive…

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Repairing Konzal’s GATEWAY

Repairing Konzal’s GATEWAY

Joseph Konzal's Cor-ten sculpture GATEWAY was commissioned under the Art-in-Architecture Program of the General Service Administration in 1977. Cor-ten steel, sometimes referred to as weathering steel, is expected to develop a protective layer of corrosion upon exposure to the elements.…

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Cleveland Museum Of Art CO2 Cleanings

Cleveland Museum of Art CO2 Cleanings

Art Conservation Cleveland, Dry Ice CO2 Blasting, Outdoor Sculpture Conservation: During the summer of 2014, McKay Lodge Art Conservation Laboratory was contracted to work with the conservators at the Cleveland Museum of Art to remove a failed protective coatings and…

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