Artists' Materials and Collections Research
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Taking Stock (Discussion)
A discussion among experts in the field on heritage inventories and decision making. From Vol. 28.2, Fall 2013.
Before the Paint Hits the Wall
Introductory remarks for the 2003 symposium, Mural Painting and Conservation in the Americas.
Mechanical Characterization of Materials

Heaven and Hell on the Silk Road
Lecture on the introduction of the concepts of karma and rebirth into China.
Workshop on Sustainable Collection Preservation (News Item)
Latin American Art & Architecture. From Vol. 32.2, Fall 2017.
Creation, Conservation, and Time: A Discussion About ...
Conserving modern paints. From Vol. 31.2, Fall 2016.
Session Outline: Photo ID: Gelatin
Fundamentals of the Conservation of Photographs
Preservation of Plastics
Applying research on plastics to case studies
Making Art Concrete: Works from Argentina and Brazil
Catalog for the exhibition, Making Art Concrete at the Getty Center.
Exploring Pollock
Film screening and discussion related to Jackson Pollock's seminal painting, Mural (1943).
Atlas of Analytical Signatures of Photographic Processes ...
Scientific information on 11 of most common B&W photographic processes and variants. From Vol. 28.2, Fall 2013.
Cleaning of Acrylic Painted Surfaces
Information on an October 2018 work shop in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Managing Collection Environments Initiative
Developing a toolkit for quantifying climate-induced change in wooden objects
Technical Note: Why Conserve Photographs?
Fundamentals of the Conservation of Photographs
Refashioning and Redress: Conserving and Displaying Dress
Seventeen case studies on conservation and presentation of dress in museums.
Preservation of Plastics
Repair studies exploring materials and methods to repair plastics
Conserving Contemporary Art (News Item)
This book examining issues methods, materials and research, is now available for purchase. From Vol. 27.1, Spring 2012.
Recent Advances in Characterizing Asian Lacquer (News Item ...
Conserving modern paints. From Vol. 31.2, Fall 2016.
Preventive Conservation (Article)
A look at 30 years of research, training, and projects in preventive conservation. From Vol. 30, No. 2, Fall 2015.
Graduate Internship Program (News Item)
Conserving modern paints. From Vol. 31.2, Fall 2016.
Fellowships at the GCI (News Item)
Latin American Art & Architecture. From Vol. 32.2, Fall 2017.
Technical Note: What was Photography?
Fundamentals of the Conservation of Photographs
Less is More: Minimally Invasive Methods to Repair Plastic ...
Research into how to repair art and design objects made of plastic.
Researching Florentine Workshop Practice
Seeks to understand how materials used in panel painting and manuscript illumination affect conservation of these works.
Newsletter 20.2 Summer 2005
Newsletter roundtable discussion about conservation science.
Keep it Moving? Conserving Kinetic Art (News Item)
Announcement of this 2016 conference in Milan. From Vol. 30, No. 2, Fall 2015.
Experts' Meeting for Mural (article)
A January 2013 experts meeting was held on study and treatment of Jackson Pollock's Mural, From Vol. 28.1, Spring 2013.
Terra Literature Review: An Overview of Earthen Architecture ...
An overview of research in earthen architecture conservation.
Document on Retablos 2002
Recommendations for management and intervention of altarpieces.
Distance Mentoring Program, Module 2
Fundamentals of the Conservation of Photographs
CAPS Workshop in Australia (News Item)
In December 2013 the Art Gallery of New South Wales hosted this workshop on cleaning acrylic paints.
Newsletter 25.1 Spring 2010
Newsletter article on collaborative research of early Renaissance workshop practice.
Painted Wood: History and Conservation
Available in six separate sections as downloadable PDF files.
Conservation Management Planning Workshop (News Item)
Latin American Art & Architecture. From Vol. 32.2, Fall 2017.
Making Art Concrete (News Item)
Latin American Art & Architecture. From Vol. 32.2, Fall 2017.
Refashioning and Redress: Conserving and Displaying Dress ...
Imaging in Conservation. From Vol. 32.1, Spring 2017.
Key Resources (List)
Books, journals, conference proceedings, and online resources for photograph conservation. From Vol. 27.1, Spring 2012.
XRF Workshop Held (News Item)
Imaging in Conservation. From Vol. 32.1, Spring 2017.
Newsletter 22.2 Spring 2007
Newsletter feature article on the conservation of modern and contemporary outdoor sculpture.
Photographs of the Past: Process and Preservation
An introduction to the practice of photograph preservation.
Session Outline: Documentation of Photographic Collections
Fundamentals of the Conservation of Photographs
Newsletter 14.1 Spring 1999
Newsletter feature article examining scientific research and conservation practice at the Getty Conservation Institute.
Methodology for the Conservation of Polychromed Wooden ...
Proceedings from a May 2002 conference on issues related to altarpiece conservation and the need for a conservation methodology adapted to these works.
Mosaikon Partners Meeting (News Item)
Imaging in Conservation. From Vol. 32.1, Spring 2017.
"Photograph Conservation? issue. Spring 2012 (PDF Edition)
Entire newsletter, including articles, roundtable discussion, list of key resources, and news items. Vol. 27. 1.
Pop-Up Summer Residencies: the Silk Road Ensemble
Silk Road ensemble creates musical events inspired by exhibit, Cave Temples of Dunhuang.
Session Outline: History of the Daguerreotype
Fundamentals of the Conservation of Photographs
Valley of the Queens Assessment Report Volume 2 (News ...
Latin American Art & Architecture. From Vol. 32.2, Fall 2017.
Session Outline: History of Photograph Conservation, The ...
Fundamentals of the Conservation of Photographs
Willem de Kooning: The Artist's Materials
An in-depth study of the paintings of Willem de Kooning from the 1940s to 1970s.
Conference: Conservation of Cultural Property in Asia and the ...
A summary of a symposium that focused on conservation issues in Asia and the Pacific sponsored by the Getty Conservation Institute.
The Digital Print
Describes major digital printing processes used over the past 40 years.
Newsletter 22.2 Spring 2007
Newsletter article on the conservation of the Barnett Newman sculpture, Broken Obelisk.
Preservation of Plastics
Partners, collaborators, and team members for the project
Inventories and Heritage Management: The Australian ...
Examines heritage inventories in Australia. From Volume 28.2, Fall 2013.
Research into Practice Initiative
Develops training workshops, colloquia, and similar events to present scientific advances from research undertaken by the GCI and its partners.
Projects, events, and publications
Conserving modern paints. From Vol. 31.2, Fall 2016.
New Agreements for Arches (News Item)
Imaging in Conservation. From Vol. 32.1, Spring 2017.
The Diamond Sutra: A Story of Printing, Piety, and ...
Lecture exploring the many facets of this sacred Mahayana Buddhist text.
Projects, events, and publications
Latin American Art & Architecture. From Vol. 32.2, Fall 2017.
Preservation of Plastics
Investigating treatment options for degraded cellulose acetate and cellulose nitrate
Outdoor Sculpture
Details of a GCI project to research paints used in twentieth-and twenty-first-century outdoor painted works of art.
Newsletter 32.1: Imaging in Conservation (Spring 2017)
Table of contents for Conservation Perspectives: The Getty Conservation Institute Newsletter, vol. 32, no. 1 (2017).
Editorial and Production staff for GCI Newsletter
Latin American Art & Architecture. From Vol. 32.2, Fall 2017.
Managing Collection Environments Initiative
A multiyear initiative to address research and practical issues related to control and management of collection environments.
Teaching Note: Fundamentals of the Conservation of ...
Fundamentals of the Conservation of Photographs
Session Outline: Identification of Digital Photographic ...
Fundamentals of the Conservation of Photographs
Conference: The Object in Transition
Information about The Object in Transition, a conference held at the Getty Center in January 2008.
Changing the Heritage Inventory Paradigm: The Arches Open ...
Feature on Arches, an open source geospatial web application of cultural heritage inventory and management. From Volume 28.2, Fall 2013.
Conservation of Plastics in Museum Collections
Related materials
Helen Pashgian: Transcending the Material
Helen Pashgian uses industrial materials such as polyester, epoxy, and acrylic plastics to create sculptures and installations that explore light and perception.
The Unbroken Thread: Conserving the Textile Traditions of ...
Describes collection of textiles at the Regional Museum of Oaxaca and use of textile tradition in daily life and ceremony.
Projects, events, and publications
Imaging in Conservation. From Vol. 32.1, Spring 2017.
Key Resources (List)
Conserving modern paints. From Vol. 31.2, Fall 2016.
Frank Preusser (1944?2017) (News Item)
Imaging in Conservation. From Vol. 32.1, Spring 2017.
Lecture: Object in Transition, Contemporary Voices
Details and video of a panel discussion at the Getty Center featuring artists Rachel Harrison, Paul McCarthy, and Doris Salcedo.
Surface Treatment Strategies for Outdoor Painted Sculpture
Workshop series designed to provide conservators with tools to develop effective treatment strategies.
Conference: An International Meeting on the Study of Oriental ...
A summary of an international meeting held in Japan on the preservation of Oriental Lacquer (urushi) co-organized by the Getty Conservation Institute.
Newsletter 14.3 Fall 1999
Newsletter essay describing changing approaches to the conservation of musuem collections, especially preventive conservation.
Twentieth-Century Color Photographs: Identification and Care
Overview of the history and technology of the major traditional color photographic processes.
XRF Boot Camp for Conservators
Workshops on fundamentals of X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy and data interpretation.
Imaging in Service to Built Heritage: A Canadian Perspective
Imaging in Conservation. From Vol. 32.1, Spring 2017.
Photographic Processes Research
Details of a Getty Conservation Institute project to identify major photographic processes and important process variants.
Antibody Research (2006?2010)
Details of a Getty Conservation Institute project toidentify proteins in binding media using enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay.
The Siqueiros Legacy: Challenges of Conserving the Artist's ...
Papers are from the two-day symposium The Siqueiros Legacy: Challenges of Conserving the Artist?s Monumental Murals, which took place at the Getty Center in Los Angeles on October 16-17, 2012.
Conference: Mural Painting and Conservation in the Americas ...
Selected papers from a May 2003 symposium at the Getty Center, examining social, artistic, political and conservation issues of contemporary murals.
The Return of América Tropical
Discusses the project to conserve and make publically available this mural by David Alfaro Siqueiros. From Vol. 27.2, Fall 2012.
Looking Deeper: A Discussion about Imaging and ...
Imaging in Conservation. From Vol. 32.1, Spring 2017.
An Evening with Analia Saban and Gabriel Kuri
Screening of two short documentaries followed by a conversation with GCI scientist Rachel Rivenc.
Exhibition: Jackson Pollock's Mural (News Item)
On view through June 1, 2014 at the Getty Center.
The World in the Year 1000: The View from Dunhuang
Lecture on the larger historical context of the caves at Mogao, city of Dunhuang, and surrounding region.
Editorial and Production staff for GCI Newsletter
Conserving modern paints. From Vol. 31.2, Fall 2016.
"It's All Imaging to Me": Documentation, Investigation ...
Imaging in Conservation. From Vol. 32.1, Spring 2017.
Newsletter 15.3 Fall 2000
Newsletter article considering gels cleaning systems and their effects on painted surfaces.
The Restoration of Engravings, Drawings, Books, and Other ...
English-language translation of Max Schweidler's 1938 book.
Concrete Art in Argentina and Brazil
Latin American Art & Architecture. From Vol. 32.2, Fall 2017.
Session Outline: Photo ID: Albumen, Cyanotype, and ...
Fundamentals of the Conservation of Photographs
Lucio Fontana (News Item)
This book, from the Artists' Materials series, is now available for purchase. From Vol. 27.1, Spring 2012.
Media in Transition Conference (News Item)
Announcement of this three-day conference at Tate in London. From Vol. 30, No. 2, Fall 2015.
Color Science and the Visual Arts (News Item)
Conserving modern paints. From Vol. 31.2, Fall 2016.