Conservation of Public Art
ONLINE RESOURCES, ORGANIZATIONS & NETWORKS
Americans for the Arts Public Art Network
California Civil Code section on the protection of works of art
The GCI Newsletter: Mural Conservation
The GCI Newsletter: Outdoor Sculpture
Heritage Preservation’s Rescue Public Murals
Heritage Preservation’s Save Outdoor Sculpture
International Network for the Conservation of Contemporary Public Art (INCCA)
Mural Conservancy of Los Angeles
Public Art Resource Project
Video of public panel at the Getty: Conservation Challenges of Outdoor Public Art
BOOKS, JOURNALS & CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS
Conservation and Maintenance of Contemporary Public Art
by Hafthor Yngvason (2002), London: Archetype Publications.
The Conservation of Bronze Sculpture in the Outdoor Environment: A Dialogue among Conservators, Curators, Environmental Scientists, and Corrosion Engineers
edited by Terry Drayman-Weisser (1992), Houston: NACE.
Copper and Bronze in Art: Corrosion, Colorants, Conservation
by David A. Scott (2002), Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute.
Guide to the Maintenance of Outdoor Sculpture, 2d ed.
by Virginia Naudé and Glenn Wharton (1995), Washington DC: American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works.
Maintenance of Outdoor Sculpture: An Annotated Bibliography
edited by Shelley Sturman (1996), Washington DC: National Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Property.
Public Art by the Book
edited by Barbara Goldstein (2005), Seattle: Americans for the Arts in association with University of Washington Press (copyright Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs).
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