The Sculpture That Defied A Hurricane

The Sculpture that Defied a Hurricane

Historic Fountain Restoration, Public Art: November 30, 2017 marked the end of an intense hurricane season. Earlier this year, Hurricane Irma developed into a category 5 hurricane, sweeping over the Caribbean and Southeastern United States in early September. In Jacksonville,…

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Treating Artwork With Laser Focus

Treating Artwork with Laser Focus

Sometimes, the best solution for a problem is to shoot it with lasers. For over thirty years, historic preservationist and art conservators have been doing just that-preservingĀ  architecture and works of art with the use of lasers. While historically the…

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Outdoor Sculpture Maintenance In Brownsville, Texas

Outdoor Sculpture Maintenance in Brownsville, Texas

Outdoor Sculpture; Public Art The border between the United States of America and Mexico inspires many ideas, thoughts, and-outdoor works of art. McKay Lodge's Emmett Lodge and Marcin Pikus had an opportunity to perform condition assessments and outdoor sculpture maintenance…

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Wright 1912 Bent End Propeller Receiving Conservation Treatment

Wright 1912 Bent End Propeller Receiving Conservation Treatment

Objects Conservation: Follow the link below to learn more about how McKay Lodge Conservation Lab helps cultural institutions such as Wright State University Libraries take care of its artifacts. https://www.libraries.wright.edu/community/outofthebox/2017/10/09/wright-1912-bent-end-propeller-receiving-conservation-treatment/#.WgWyYR9BrXo.facebook

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2017 Preservation Awards

2017 Preservation Awards

Outdoor Sculpture, Public Art: McKay Lodge Conservation was pleased to help with "the rehabilitation of Le Roy, New York's Statue of Liberty replica - one of the few surviving from a nationwide campaign in honor of the Boy Scouts of…

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Don’t Get Your Fibers In A Bunch

Don’t Get Your Fibers in a Bunch

Electronic Media and Optical Artifact Conservation, Public Art Conservation: Don't let the simple but sinuous lines of Clyde Lynds' Sentinel fool you. This concrete eagle accompanied by a stainless steel and stepped granite base houses a complex motorized kinetic illumination…

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Get Your Stainless Steel Sculpture To Stain Less

Get Your Stainless Steel Sculpture to Stain Less

Public Art Conservation, Outdoor Sculpture Conservation: Want to know how to getĀ  that Stainless Steel Sculpture to stain less? Maybe you need an expert in the conservation treatment of stainless steel sculpture? Look no further, Conservator of Public Art and…

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