Rosa Lowinger

CEO and Chief Conservator of RLA Conservation, Inc

CEO and Chief Conservator of Rosa Lowinger and Associates, Inc. have over 30 years of experience as a conservator of sculpture, contemporary art, and historic buildings.

She holds an M.A. in art history and conservation from New York University's Institute of Fine Arts and is a fellow of:
American Institute for Conservation.
American Academy in Rome.
International Center for Conservation in Rome (ICCROM).

Rosa's long and varied career has included fellowships at the University of Pennsylvania's archeological museum and Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

Field conservator positions for the joint University of Pennsylvania-Tel Aviv University Expedition of the Coastal Plain of Israel.

She was the founder of the Los Angeles firm Sculpture Conservation Studio and served as its director of conservation from 1988-2008.

Rosa lectures frequently on public art and conservation of modern finishes. A lively public speaker on topics for the general public, she was a featured speaker at the 2018 Miami Beach Art Deco weekend and the 2016 AIA meeting in Havana, Cuba.

She co-curated 2013 exhibits Concrete Paradise: Miami Marine Stadium at the Coral Gables Museum, and Promising Paradise: Cuban Allure, American Seduction at the Wolfsonian in 2016, and is the author of articles in Preservation, ArtNews, the Cuban Art News, WNYC.com, and is most well known for the 2006 non-fiction book Tropicana Nights: The Life a d Times of the Legendary Cuban Nightclub.

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