Center for Fine Art Conservation

Preservation Arts is the premier center for fine art conservation on the west coast. We specialize in museum quality conservation of paintings, sculpture, objects, works on paper, books, furniture, public art and murals. We have expertise in emergency treatment of damaged art collections.


Old master or treasured heirloom, Preservation Arts has the expertise to bring out the full value of your artwork.

With seven expert trained conservators in four specialized departments, many of whom are peer reviewed professional associates of the American Institute of Conservation, you can be assured of the highest quality treatments, advice, and a museum level approach to the treatment of art. Clients who care about their art return again and again and develop relationships with our staff and a close connection to the studio.


For assessments or information:

Please contact us to set up an appointment.

Call 510-808-7894 or email

Conservation Specialities

Caring for artwork requires highly technical skills and specialized knowledge. Conservators focus on a specific type of material called their “specialty,” and are experts in that subject. Preservation Arts has conservation experts in many specialities allowing us to provide care to diverse collections.

Paintings & Frames

Objects & Sculpture

Paper & Books



Outdoor Sculpture, Murals and Public Art

Preservation Arts is the biggest conservator of outdoor art in the bay area.


Disaster Response

When disaster strikes, you need to act fast to save your artwork and we are here to help. We provide emergency response, repair and conservation services for artworks damaged by fire, smoke or water.

Call us for immediate assistance.

(415) 407-0728



Art Transportation

With our new Sprinter Van we can safely transport your artwork anywhere in the Bay Area. We’ll carefully pack and transport your artwork to and from our studio.