Panel Paintings Initiative
To support its educational work, the Panel Paintings Initiative has produced a number of online resources, including:
NEW: Phenix, Alan and Chui, Sue Ann, eds. Facing the Challenges of Panel Painting Conservation: Trends, Treatments and Training: Proceedings of a Symposium at the Getty Center, May 2009. Los Angeles: The Getty Conservation Institute, 2011. Downloadable in 5 separate sections. A print-on-demand edition can be purchased at Lulu.com.
Dardes, Kathleen, and Andrea Rothe, eds. The Structural Conservation of Panel Paintings: Proceedings of a Symposium at the J. Paul Getty Museum, April 1995. Los Angeles: The Getty Conservation Institute, 1998. Downloadable in four separate sections. A bound copy is available for purchase at the Getty Bookstore.
On May 17-18, 2009 the Getty Conservation Institute, the Getty Foundation, and the J. Paul Getty Museum hosted the symposium "Facing the Challenges of Panel Painting Conservation: Trends, Treatments and Training" at the Getty Center in Los Angeles. The symposium highlighted recent developments in panel paintings research and conservation and included panel discussions in which speakers reflected on their own formative experiences as panel conservators, and discussed training possibilities for the next generation of conservators.
Panel Paintings Initiative Bibliography
This searchable bibliography, encompassing literature of various aspects of the structural stabilization of painted panels, is international in scope and includes published as well as selected unpublished literature. This resource was developed in part with the support of a Getty Foundation grant to the Statens Museum for Kunst, Cophenhagen.
Articles in the GCI Newsletter
- Panel Paintings Symposium Held (Fall 2009)
- Cracked, Warped, and Cradled! Training in the Structural Conservation of Panel Paintings (Spring 2009)
- Panel Paintings Initiative Launched (Summer 2008)
Search Getty Research Library Catalog
- For further information on this subject, you can search the Getty Research Library Catalog.
Last updated: September 2011