Caring for Outdoor Artworks in a Pandemic
Recorded On: 06/24/2020
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
12:30 p.m. EDT
About this Session
In this session, conservator Rosa Lowinger will speak about issues related to cleaning works of art in the time of COVID and present research she has conducted on the historical role of unauthorized interventions into works of public art (traditionally known as vandalism).
Rosa Lowinger, Rosa Lowinger & Associates
This session is a part of the 2020 Annual Convention and Public Art & Civic Design Conference.
Chief Conservator and CEO
Rosa Lowinger & Associates DBA RLA Conservation of Art + Architecture
Rosa Lowinger is Principal and Chief Conservator of RLA Conservation of Art + Architecture, and a practitioner with 30+ years of experience. She is a Fellow of the American Institute for Conservation and the ASsociation for Preservation Technology and was the 2009 Rome Prize Fellow in Conservation at the American Academy in Rome. She holds an M.A. in art history and conservation from NYU's Institute of Fine Arts and has worked in public art conservation for major programs since the 1990s.