Conservation Of Louise Nevelson’s Bicentennial Dawn

Conservation Of Louise Nevelson’s Bicentennial Dawn

September 2007 During the summer of 2007, Louise Nevelson’s monumental sculpture Bicentennial Dawn from Philadelphia was in Oberlin at the McKay Lodge, Inc. sculpture conservation facilities for a complete recoating project due to massive failure of its previous coatings. The sculpture had…

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Conservation Of Louise Bourgeois Facets To The Sun

Conservation Of Louise Bourgeois Facets To The Sun

October 2007 Early in October 2007, the monumental steel sculpture Facets to the Sun was reinstalled on the plaza of the Federal Building in Manchester, New Hampshire by McKay Lodge Art Conservation Laboratory, Inc. after the company removed the concrete-bound sculpture in…

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Restoration Of New York City’s Totally Kid Carousel

McKay Lodge Art Conservation Laboratory, Inc. and the Carousel Works of nearby Mansfield, Ohio, the famous maker of traditional carousels, will work together on a unique restoration project. The Totally Kid Carousel is a collaborative work by artist Milo Mottola…

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Cleveland Public Art Projects

Cleveland Public Art Projects

May 2008 Art in public places especially that placed in outdoor environments requires frequent inspections and maintenance to preserve good appearance and physical stability. While McKay Lodge Art Conservation Laboratory, Inc, is largely engaged in caring for the large public…

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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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Public Art Contracts

Public Art Contracts

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA During 2016, McKay Lodge Conservation again shall assist the District of Columbia in the conservation of its Public Art collection. Already site visits have been made for condition assessments of a number of artworks. For the second…

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Welcome Home Arch

The Pittsburgh public loves ARCH and McKay Lodge Conservation Laboratory is very pleased it could use its expertise in saving it from complete dilapidation and total loss. ARCH has a Facebook Page: ARCH was commissioned from artist Glenn Kaino as…

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Upcoming National Art Inspections

Public artworks commissioned by the Art-in-Architecture Program since its establishment in 1963, a percent-for-art program of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), require frequent maintenance inspections to keep them in good condition. The number of commissions now exceeds 300 dispersed…

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