How Much Can Art Conservators Bench Press?

How Much Can Art Conservators Bench Press?

Stone Conservation, Public Art Conservation: Marcin Pikus, Conservator of Stone Sculpture and Architectural Features, of McKay Lodge Conservation restored several granite benches as part of an installation by artist Jenny Holzer at the Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA) White Oak…

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Conservation of John Massey Rhind Sculptures

INDUSTRY, AGRICULTURE, LITERATURE, JUSTICE - JOHN MASSEY RHIND, 1905 Stone Conservation: In 1908 Scottish-American sculptor J.M. Rhind carved four Tennessee pink marble sculptures representing Industry, Agriculture, Literature and Justice for the front of the Birch Bayh Federal Building in Indianapolis,…

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New York Customs House

New York Customs House

The monumental Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House sits prominently on Bowling Green at Manhattan’s southern tip. Built in 1900-1907, the New York Customs House currently houses The Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian. The most significant decorative features of…

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Man Controlling Trade

Man Controlling Trade

McKay Lodge Conservation Lab was awarded a prestigious conservation project at the Federal Trade Commission Building, located at the eastern end of the Federal Triangle in Washington, D.C. Two monumental Indiana limestone sculptures, each depicting a rearing stallion being curbed…

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