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By Elise Effman
The Objects Conservation Department worked with outdoor sculpture contractors to conserve the Louise Nevelson sculpture Ocean Gate in 2011.
When conservators design a treatment for a corroded sculpture, they often have to grapple with the issue of the artist’s intent.
The de Young is one of the safest places to be during an earthquake.
By Arielle Hambrecht
The Harald Wagner collection of Teotihuacan murals is the largest and most important outside of Mexico.
A site-specific work inspired by California’s unique topography.
A skyspace with lighting that alters your perception of the sky’s color.
Our magnificent pipe organ resonates through the Legion of Honor weekly during free Saturday concerts.
A full bronze cast of Rodin’s best known monumental work.
A large, leather-bound volume inscribed with the names of Californians who died in World War I.