Publications & Presentations

Select Publications produced at the Indianapolis Museum of Art

Smith, G. D.; Hamm, J. F.; Kushel, D. A.; Rogge, C. E. “What’s Wrong with this Picture? The Technical Analysis of a Known Forgery” in Collaborative Endeavors in the Chemical Analysis of Art and Cultural Heritage Materials, vol. 1103, ACS Symposium Series: Washington, 2012, 1-21.

Bisi, S.; Smith, G.D.; Albright, G.E. “Purple Haze: The Development and Analysis of a Vapor Iodine Treatment for the Reduction of Silver Mirroring” Topics in Photographic Preservation, 2009, 13. In press.

Smith, G. D.; Klinshaw, R. J. “The Presence of Trapped Carbon Dioxide in Lapis Lazuli and Its Potential Use in Geo-sourcing Natural Ultramarine Pigment” Journal of Cultural Heritage, 2009, 10[ 3 ], 415-421.

Smith, G. D.; Nunan, E.; Walker, C.; Kushel, D. A. “Inexpensive Near-infrared Imaging of Artwork Using a ‘Night Vision’ Webcam for ‘Chemistry in Art’ Courses” Journal of Chemical Education, 2009, 86[ 12 ], 1382-1388.

IMA Blog

Staff, interns, and guest researchers in the Conservation and Conservation Science departments actively contribute to the IMA blog. Read an archive of previous posts and follow along with the progress of their ongoing projects here.