The world’s events have forced everyone to make changes, including the Balboa Art Conservation Center. One thing that hasn’t changed at BACC, however, is how important it is that we connect with our donors. Your support has made it possible for our team to quickly adapt and keep working.
Like many, we faced stay at home orders for most of March. We emerged from that “inward” time with creative responses that face “outward” into our communities, ensuring that important stories can be told through the objects we preserve.
Our team has worked diligently to ...
Create guides that cultural institutions have used to navigate the safest ways to clean and transport art in the time of COVID-19
Convert our intake processes to a virtual format
Listen carefully to the voices around us and launch a new program called Preserve Community Art! A natural extension of our ongoing commitment to protect important cultural heritage, this program protects art created through community-led movements while simultaneously expanding the definition of what holds artistic importance through this very act of preserving it
And more ...
In a challenging year BACC’s work has been more important and relevant than ever. Please consider making a gift to ensure this work to preserve our stories, our expression, and our objects continues!