Monday, April 01, 2019

The Conservation Center >> Is Your Great Aunt a Famous Artist?


MARCH AT THE CENTER


MARCH AT THE CENTER

Happy Spring from The Conservation Center! We are so excited that Winter is finally fading here and the sun is staying out longer.  In honor of Women's History Month, we are highlighting three treatments of works made by female artists- Margaret Lowengrund, Jenny Holzer, and Marie Blanke

Scroll all the way down to see our new video and CEO Heather Becker's recent feature in Chicago Life Magazine!

*NEW* If you're short on time... Read the shortened articles by clicking here!
Great (Artist) Aunt Margaret
"Cafe au Lapin Agile" by Margaret Lowengrund
 
Could your Great Aunt be a famous artist? Our client was very surprised to find out about her family history.

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Truisms
"Truisms" by Jenny Holzer


A deeply psychological work gets rearranged to better reflect its new owner.


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Brightening Up A Blanke Painting: Marie Blanke, Chicago Artist
"White Fence" by Marie Blanke
 
A painting by early twentieth-century Chicago artist Marie Blanke was significantly brightened after a good cleaning and a fresh coat of varnish.
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RECENT NEWS AND EVENTS
We were so happy to host the Glass and Ceramic Conservation Workshop this month! The course was led by expert Stephen Koob and was kindly sponsored by The Foundation for the Advancement in Conservation! Click to watch the video!
Heather Becker, The Center's CEO, was featured in the Winter 2019 edition of Chicago Life Magazine!
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