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Michael Doutre

Getty Conservation Institute
Research Lab Associate
Los Angeles, California
Michael Doutre joined the GCI in 2016 to work on the Modern and Contemporary Art Research Initiative focusing on the characterization of paints used on contemporary outdoor painted sculpture, the degradation of plastics used in cultural heritage, and the effects of cleaning treatments on modern paints. He graduated with a BSc in Chemistry from Queen's University and previously worked as a research technologist in the Art Conservation Program at Queen's University. Current GCI project: Modern and Contemporary Art Research, Outdoor Sculpture, Preservation of Plastics, Modern Paints.