SELECTED CONSERVATION CONSULTING

2006 – 2014

With a focus on preventative conservation, conduct evaluations of selected sculpture proposals submitted to the Art in Public Places program and consult with artists on such proposals regarding materials, fabrication methods, site, and future maintenance.  Washington State Arts Commission, Olympia, WA

2007

Design the Technical and Maintenance Record – Integrated Site Artwork form used for the permanent archive of conservation / restoration records.  Sound Transit’s STart Program, Seattle, WA

2006

Survey the condition of five sandstone statues carved in France circa 1890.  Conduct research and provide condition surveys with photographs and recommendations for conservation / restoration, including a list of professional contractors who have experience with stone conservation and restoration procedures.  Wright Park, Metro Parks Tacoma, Tacoma, WA

Survey the condition of, photograph, and provide a report that includes proposed maintenance, conservation, and/or restoration procedures regarding Percival Creek Bridge by P. Richards and G. Gonzales.  South Puget Sound Community College, Washington State Arts Commission, Olympia, WA

2005

Survey the condition of, photograph, and provide an outline of restoration procedures regarding Panel Discussion with Slow Swing by A. Storey.  Washington State Arts Commission, Olympia, WA

2000

Consult with M. Baden to develop design changes to Wall of Death that discourage skate boarding and vandalism.  Public Art Program, Seattle Arts Commission, Seattle, WA

1999

Design technical and maintenance record forms used for the permanent archive of conservation / restoration records.  King County Public Arts Commission, Seattle, WA

1998

Photograph the restoration of Sun Dial by C. Greening and the re-painting of Hammering Man by Fabrication Specialties Ltd., Seattle Arts Commission, Seattle, WA

1983

Develop Documentation for Public Art Collections: An Informational Packet, a record-keeping and photographic documentation system.  Art in Public Places Program, Washington State Arts Commission, Olympia, WA.  Samples published in Going Public: A Field Guide to Developments in Art in Public Places, published by the National Endowment for the Arts, 1988