Consultation and Rates
The WACC staff provides individualized consultation to institutions and collectors on the proper exhibition, storage, and handling of art objects; please contact us to make arrangements. In addition, WACC organizes and presents educational programs and produces and distributes technical leaflets on all aspects of collections care, including preventive conservation methods. Our on-line library of technical bulletins supplies in-depth answers for common collections issues.
Disaster response and emergency preparedness assistance is also available. Please see the Emergency page.
Rates are charged on an hourly basis. Reduced rates are available to member institutions. Please see our Consortium page to become a member.
Treatment and consultation in lab: $100/hr* Surveys and treatment on site: $100/hr**
Nonmember Nonprofit Institutions:
Treatment and consultation in lab: $120/hr* Surveys and treatment on site: $120/hr**
Individuals and Corporations:
Treatment and consultation in lab: $130/hr*
Surveys and treatment on site: $130/hr**
X-Rays: First exposure (approximately 13-by-16-inch flat size), $400.00. This includes set-up time for the equipment, exposure time, and computer processing of the image. The client will receive an eight-by-ten-inch digital print or digital file of the image(s) if requested, as well as written report as needed. Additional exposures will be $50.00 per exposure.
Rates are effective through June, 2016
* plus photography and supplies
** plus travel, photography and supplies