June 2017: The Center recently treated Belle Baranceanu's full-scale cartoon drawings used to create The Seven Arts mural at La Jolla High School in 1939-40. The mural was destroyed when the high school was demolished in 1975. These drawings are all that remain from the New Deal commissioned project. For more information visit the La Jolla Historical Society.
March 2017: The Balboa Art Conservation Center finished the restoration of Belle Baranceanu's "Mission Hills." More details on that conservation process on Facebook. To learn more about Baranceanu visit San Diego History Center or their online journal.
February 2017: For those interested in the care and preservation of digitally printed materials check out the Image Permanence Institute. BACC was happy to help facilitate a 2-day workshop presented by Senior Research Scientist, Daniel Burge during which participants learned how to identitfy and preserve the most common digital types.