conservation image The Conservation of Outdoor Contemporary Murals

Artist Noni Olabisi working with conservators to retouch her mural. Conservators stabilized the plaster and paint layers, and the artist retouched areas in the figures, where the paint had powdered, leaving ill-defined features. Photos: Courtesy the Los Angeles Murals Assessment and Conservation Project, City of Los Angeles, Cultural Affairs Department. Mural: © Commissioned by SPARC.