Hosting ISC Reception

Hosting ISC Reception

Hosting the International Sculpture Center Annual Conference Opening Reception in Pittsburgh The International Sculpture Center (ISC) held its 26th annual meeting in our favorite city –Pittsburgh! ISC is publisher of Sculpture Magazine. McKay Lodge Conservation, a leader in the conservation of…

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Gilding Conference 2015

Gilding Conference 2015

Conservation Technician Dee Pipik attended the 2015 Society of Gilders (SOG) conference in downtown Chicago June 1-6, 2015, joining fellow gilders and gold leaf artists from around the world for gilding classes, lectures, social events, and a community service project.…

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Outdoor Painted Sculpture Experts Meeting

THE OHIO ART CONSERVATION CENTER: On June 20-22, 2012, Robert Lodge, company president and industrial coatings specialist for the company’s outdoor sculpture art conservation projects, attended the meeting: The Conservation of Twentieth-Century Outdoor Painted Sculpture OUTDOOR PAINTED SCULPTURE EXPERTS MEETING…

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Conserving Painted Outdoor Sculpture Meeting

On June 4th and 5th Robert Lodge attended the conference “Conserving Outdoor Painted Sculpture” held in the Netherlands at the Kröller-Müller Museum. The conference was an interim meeting of the Modern Materials and Contemporary Art (MMCA) working group of ICOM-CC…

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SBA Certificate of Competency

COMPANY RECEIVES A CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY FROM THE U.S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION THE OHIO ART CONSERVATION CENTER: The company received in 2005 a Certificate of Competency from the U.S. Small Business Administration (Case: COC-05-22183). FAR Subpart 19.6—Certificates of Competency and Determinations…

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Its About Aluminum

Its About Aluminum

THE OHIO ART CONSERVATION CENTER: All conservators of McKay Lodge attend pertinent conferences to keep apprised on technologies and are often engaged as speakers at many events. An April 2014 conference on aluminum was attended by sculpture conservator James Gwinner. The…

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Open Air Metal Métal À Ciel Ouvert

Open Air Metal Métal À Ciel Ouvert

THE OHIO ART CONSERVATION CENTER: James Gwinner, one of our sculpture conservators, attended the conference on Outdoor Metallic sculpture hosted by ICOMOS France in December, 2014. Meetings and conferences like these are very important platforms to meet other conservators, share…

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Educational Opportunities

Educational Opportunities

THE OHIO ART CONSERVATION CENTER: As a part of our obligation to provide art conservation education we welcome applications from students for art conservation educational internships here, both for full year experiences and summer experiences. In the academic year 2012-2013…

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“Only In Oberlin”

“Only in Oberlin”

THE OHIO ART CONSERVATION CENTER: "Only in Oberlin." That’s the motto of the quaint college town of Oberlin, Ohio. And a unique place it is for many reasons. And for Ohio the motto is “The Heart of it All.” Although…

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