Getty Conservation Institute

The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI), located in Los Angeles, California, is a program of the J. Paul Getty Trust. It is headquartered at the Getty Center but also has facilities at the Getty Villa, and commenced operation in 1985. The GCI is a private international research institution dedicated to advancing conservation practice through the creation and delivery of knowledge. It "serves the conservation community through scientific research, education and training, model field projects, and the dissemination of the results of both its own work and the work of others in the field" and "adheres to the principles that guide the work of the Getty Trust: service, philanthropy, teaching, and access." GCI has activities in both art conservation and architectural conservation.

GCI conducts scientific research related to art, built heritage, and visual culture conservation. The institution offers professional workshops and training courses, and has an active publications program, many of which are free of charge. GCI has supported field projects around the world to preserve cultural heritage. Provided by Wikipedia
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Conservation of the Great Sphinx : an assessment of the literature /

: page ; 24 cm.

Copper and bronze in art : corrosion, colorants, conservation /

: xvi, 515 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm. : Includes bibliographical references (pages [456]-487) and indexes. : 0892366389

Published 1992
Principles of experimental design for art conservation research /

: "January 1992." : iv, 114 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm. : Bibliography : pages 109-114.

The nature of conservation : a race against time /

: ix, 69 pages : illustration (some color) ; 26 cm.

Conservation : the GCI Newsletter.

: Volume 6, number 1 (fall 1991)-volume 24, number 1 (2009). : volumes : illustrations ; 29-36 cm : Semiannual, 2008-2009. : 1071-0892

Published 1998
Inert gases in the control of museum insect pests /

: xv, 107 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm. : Includes bibliographical references (pages 93-100) and index. : 0892365021

Published 1994
Research abstracts of the Scientific Program /

: "December 1994".
Presents a detailed overview of the activities and publications of the GCI Scientific Program covering the period 1984-1994. : ix, 275 pages ; 28 cm. : Includes bibliographical references and indexes. : 0892362448

Published 1991
The Conservation of wall paintings : proceedings of a symposium organized by the Courtauld Institute of Art and the Getty Conservation Institute, London, July 13-16, 1987 /

: 148 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm. : Includes bibliographical references. : 089236162X (paberback)

Ancient & historic metals : conservation and scientific research : proceedings of a symposium organized by the J. Paul Getty Museum and the Getty Conservation Institute, November 1...

: xii, 304 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm. : Includes bibliographical references. : 0892362316 (pbk.)

Published 1997
The conservation of archaeological sites in the Mediterranean region : an international conference organized by the Getty Conservation Institute and the J. Paul Getty Museum, 6-12...

: xii, 164 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 30 cm : Includes bibliographical references. : 0892364866
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Published 1987
Wall paintings of the tomb of Nefertari : scientific studies for their conservation ; first progress report, July, 1987 /

: "A joint project of the Egyptian Antiquities Organization and the Getty Conservation Institute."
"A special publication of the Annales du Service des Antiquités de l'Égypte".
Added t.p. and prefatory matter in Arabic. : 123, 14 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm. : Includes bibliographical references. : 0892361298

Published 1993
Art and eternity : the Nefertari wall paintings conservation project, 1986-1992 /

: "A joint project of the Getty Conservation Institute and the Egyptian Antiquities Organization" : 139, 9 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm. : Includes bibliographical references and index. : 0892361301

Published 1989
The Conservation of tapestries and embroideries : proceedings of meetings at the Institut royal du patrimoine artistique, Brussels, Belgium, September 21-24, 1987.

: x, 117 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm. : 0892361549

Published 1987
In situ archaeological conservation : proceedings of meetings April 6-13, 1986, Mexico /

: viii, 205 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 30 cm. : Includes bibliographical references. : 094110303X

Between two earthquakes : cultural property in seismic zones /

: "A joint publication of ICCROM and the Getty Conservation Institute." : 103 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. : Bibliography : page [107] : 089236128x

International index on training in conservation of cultural property, 1987 /

: Supplement laid in. : vii, 89 pages ; 24 cm. + Supplement (4 pages ; 22 cm.)

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