Résumé
Professional Experience:
2004-
present
Barry Bauman Conservation. River Forest, Illinois.
2003 In 2003 the Chicago Conservation Center was sold.
1983-2003 Founder, Owner, Director-Painting Conservator. Chicago Conservation Center. Chicago, Illinois.
1983 Associate Conservator of Paintings. The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois.
1982 Visiting Conservator. Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. April.
1982-1997 Consulting Conservator. Sara Lee Corporation. Chicago, Illinois.
1977-1983 Assistant Conservator of Paintings. The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois.
1977 Instructor in Gilding Techniques. The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois.
1976 Visiting Conservator. Boston Museum of Fine Arts Analytical Laboratory. Boston, Massachusetts. July.
1974-1977 Awarded Fellowship For Advanced Studies in Conservation. The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois.
1972-1974 Apprentice in Conservation. The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois.


Education:

1994 "Inpainting Works of Art on Paper". Campbell Center. Mt. Carroll, Illinois. October 11-15.
1980 Graduate course in Business Administration Program. Roosevelt University. Chicago, Illinois.
1975 Microscopy and the Use of the Polarizing Microscope. Illinois Institute of Technology in Conjunction with The Walter McCrone Research Laboratory. Chicago, Illinois.
1972-1975 Studies in Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physics. Mechanics and Heat, Qualitative Analysis, and The Applications of Chemistry to Archaeological Dating. Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois.
1972-1975 Studio Courses. The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois.
1972 Studio Course. The University of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois.
1969-1971 Master's Degree. History of Art. The University of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois.
1968 Courses in Danish Design, European Political Science, and Art History. Copenhagen University. Copenhagen, Denmark.
1965-1969 Bachelor's Degree. Beloit College. Beloit, Wisconsin.


Publications:

2014 "Solving the Cranach Mystery..well almost."
baumanconservation.com September 23. Case Study accepted into the Cranach Digital Archives, Düsseldorf, Germany.
2012  "The Discovery of a Hidden Painting." Expectations. A publication of the Indiana State Museum. Fall 2012. Cover and pp. 6-7.
2012 "The Demise of Mary Lincoln: An Artistic Conspiracy." baumanconservation.com February 12. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum Collection File LR 938.
2011 "Dutch Orphans Reunited" by Charles August Ficke. baumanconservation.com January 1.
2010 Mary Bourke: Living Matters Eighty-page color catalogue of Mary Bourke's solo painting exhibit at the Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, Illinois available through blurb.com.
2009 "Four Recently Conserved Permanent Collection Paintings." Iowa State University, University Museums. Interpretations Newsletter. Fall 2009. pp.18-19.
2009 "Historical Rewards: A Dutch and a Flemish Discovery" baumanconservation.com March 29.
2008 "Sir Joshua Reynolds: Original, Copy, or Studio Version." baumanconservation.com January 8.
2007 "The Restoration of a Wisconsin Treasure: John Singer Sargent's Portrait of General Lucius Fairchild " The Wisconsin Magazine of History. Madison, Wisconsin. Vol. 91, Number 1/Autumn 2007. pp. 42-49.
2007  "An American Discovery: Thomas Sully's, 'Portrait of George Washington.'" baumanconservation.com January 10.
2006 "John Singer Sargent's, 'Portrait of General Lucius Fairchild:' Historical and Treatment Review." baumanconservation.com January 2.
2004  "A 1938 Portrait of Adolf Hitler: Treatment and Historical Study." baumanconservation.com November 21.
2004 "Twice Blessed." Illinois Heritage. A Publication of the Illinois State Historical Society, Springfield, Illinois. May-June. p.26 with William Fury.
2002 "Preserving the Chicago Public School Murals." Art For the People. Chronicle Books. San Francisco. 2002. pp.36-40.
1997 "The Artistry of Fine Art Reclamation." Cleaning and Restoration. Publication of The Association of Specialists in Cleaning and Restoration. Cover Photo. June. Volume 34. Issue 6. pp. 18-19.
1992 "Conservation Framing for Works of Art." Antiques and Fine Art. With Douglas Kenyon. April. p. 33.
1990 "The Treatment of Defendente Ferrari's Madonna and Child Enthroned with Saints and Angels." Elvehjem Museum of Art, Bulletin 1990/ Annual Report 1987-1988. pp. 4-11.
1989 "The Changing Role of the Private Conservator." International Journal of Museum Management and Curatorship. Vol. 8, No. 1. pp. 111-113.
1986 "Speakeasy." New Art Examiner. Chicago, Illinois December. p. 11.
1985 "Transforming the Hoosier Group." On the Move. Published by the Indiana State Museum. p. 3.
1985 "Touching Art." Chicago Art Emerging. Vol. 2, No. 2, p. 1.
1984 "Surviving the Twentieth Century: A Painting Conservator's View." Chicago Art Emerging. Vol. 1, No. 3, p. 1.
1984-1993 Chicago Conservation Center Newsletter. Nos. 1-6.
1982 "The Treatment of the Valencienne Landscape." Gallery. Published by the David and Alfred Smart Art Museum. Vol. 7, No. 1. p. 3.
1982 "A Technique for Stretching and Framing a Double-Sided Canvas." Journal of the American Institute for Conservation. Vol. 21, No. 2. pp. 77-79.

 

 

Presentations:

2017 "Conservation Collaboration." Joint Association of Midwest Museums and Iowa Museum Association's Annual Conference. Des Moines, Iowa. July 13.
2017 "Hidden Secrets" Rotorua Museum of Art, Rotorua, New Zealand. February 16.
2016 "'The Repentant Magdalene: Des Moines' Finest Old Master Painting." The Hoyt Sherman Place. November 16.
2016 "The Conservation of Paintings." The University of Nevada/Reno. October 5.
2016 "Arcadian Rhythms: Saving an Iowa Masterpiece." The State Historical Society of Iowa. May 24.
2016 "Unusual Treatments" The University of Missouri. May 5.
2015 "Discovering Gerhardt Nollen." Iowa Museum Association's Annual Conference. Pella, Iowa. October 5.
2014 "The Conservation of Paintings." Beloit College, Beloit, Wisconsin. November 18.
2014 "Unusual Treatments." Eastern Illinois University. Chesterton, Illinois. November 16.
2014 "The Conservation of Paintings." The University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada.  September 18.
2014 "The Conservation of Paintings." Rotorua Museum. Rotorua, New Zealand. February 27.
2013 "Unusual Treatments." The Hoyt Sherman Place Museum. Des Moines, Iowa. November 4.
2013 "The Demise of Mary Lincoln." Civil War Museum. Kenosha, Wisconsin with Dr. James Cornelius presenting "The History of Lincoln Fakes and Forgeries." November 2.
2013  "The Demise of Mary Lincoln." The Greater Lafayette Museum of Art. Greater Lafayette, Indiana. October 16.
2013 "The Conservation of Paintings." Iowa State University. Iowa City, Iowa. October 10.
2013 "The Demise of Mary Lincoln." Know Your Chicago. September 26 and 27.
2013 "The Demise of Mary Lincoln." Flint Institute of Arts. Flint, Michigan. September 20.
2013 "The Conservation of Paintings." The University of Wisconsin/Stout. Menomonie, Wisconsin. April 22.
2013 "Unusual Treatments." The University of Kentucky Museum of Art. Lexington, Kentucky. April 9.
2013 "Discoveries in the Conservation of Paintings." The Art Museum of Greater Lafayette. Lafayette, Indiana. March 13.
2012 "The Demise of Mary Lincoln." Dominican University with Dr. James Cornelius presenting"The History of Lincoln Fakes and Forgeries."November 4.
2012 "Steele Concealed." Sponsored by the Indiana State Museum and the T. C. Steele Historic Site. Bloomington, Indiana. September 9.
2012 "The Demise of Mary Lincoln: An Artistic Conspiracy." The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum. Springfield, Illinois. April, 26.
2012 "The Demise of Mary Lincoln: An Artistic Conspiracy." Rotorua Arts Village Association. Rotorua, New Zealand. February 16.
2011 "Conservation Concerns." Janesville Art League. Janesville, Wisconsin. October 14.
2011 "Unusual Treatments." New Zealand Conservators of Cultural Materials. Auckland, New Zealand. February 24.
2010  "Out of the Ordinary." The Mather Art Group. Chicago, Illinois. September 1.
2010 "The Conservation of Paintings." The Haggerty Museum of Art. Milwaukee, Wisconsin. March 9.
2008 "The Conservation of Paintings." The Muskegon Museum of Art. Muskegon, Michigan. October 23.
2008 "Sir Joshua Reynolds: Original, Copy, or Studio Version." The Flint Institute of Arts. September 19.
2007  "The Treatment of John Singer Sargent's Portrait of General Lucius Fairchild." The Wisconsin Historical Society. Madison, Wisconsin. October, 9.
2007  "Partners for Change: Pro Bono Services for Small Museums." American Association of Museums Annual Conference. Chicago, Illinois. May 15.
2007  "The Conservation of Paintings." The Phoenix Museum of Art, Phoenix, Arizona. May 2.
2007  "The Conservation of Paintings." Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, Michigan. April 20.
2006 "The Treatment of the 'Madonna and Child Enthroned'." Dominican University, River Forest, Illinois. September 20.
2006 "Artistry Revealed: The Conservation of Paintings" Sponsored by the Friends of T.C. Steele. Nashville, Indiana. September 7.
2005 "The Conservation of Paintings." Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois. November 2.
2005 "The Conservation of Paintings." Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. April 12.
2004 "The Conservation of Paintings." The Anderson Arts Center. Kenosha, Wisconsin. October 9.
2004 "The Conservation of Paintings." Minnesota State University, Mankato, Minnesota. April, 13.
2003 "Art for the People--the Conservation of Chicago's Public School Murals." Opening reception speaker for the Getty Conservation Institute's International Symposium on Mural Conservation. May 15.
2002 "The Conservation of Fine Art" Sponsored by the National Committee of the Colonial Dames." Annual Convention. Chicago, Illinois. August, 18.
2001 "Restoring a part of Chicago's Past" Sponsored by the Sustaining Fellows of the Art Institute of Chicago. October, 16.
2001 "Water and Mold Losses" Sponsored by the Water Loss Institute of the ASCR. Chicago, Illinois. May, 3.
2000 "The Restoration of the Lucy Flower Mural." Lucy Flower High School. Chicago, Il. October 11 and 12.
2000 "Fine Art Restoration, Salvage, Betterment and Loss Situations." Western Loss Association Annual Meeting.  Delevan , Wisconsin . October, 6.
1999 "Marketing Conservation." Furniture Conservation Training Program. Smithsonian Center. Washington, D.C. April 28.
1999 "Fine Art Conservation." Concordia University. River Forest, Illinois. April 15.
1999 "Understanding Fine Art Losses." Nationwide Insurance Company. Columbus, Ohio. April 8.
1998  "Fine Art Insurance Claims" ASCR Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. September 26
1998  "Fine Art Insurance Claims" Purofirst Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. September 26
1998 "How Your WPA Paintings Were Restored." Art Institute of Chicago Symposium. Chicago, Illinois. January 23.
1997 "WPA Era Art in Chicago." Hosted by Northwestern University. Evanston, Illinois. October 4.
1997 "Conservation & Race: It's Always Black & White." Midwest Regional Conservation Guild Biannual Conference. Chicago, Illinois. October 4.
1997 "Understanding Conservation." Chubb Insurance Conference. Hosted by the Chicago Conservation Center. Chicago, Illinois. January 29.
1996 "Careers in Conservation." Restoration/Chicago Conference. Chicago, Illinois. October 18.
1996 "Conservation & Preservation:Collaboration as the Key." Restoration/Chicago Conference, Chicago, Illinois. October 18.
1996 "Fine Art Losses." Purofirst Annual Conference. Orlando, Florida. July 31.
1996 "Fine Art Losses." Paul Davis Systems Annual Conference. Chicago, Illinois. July 26.
1996 "Fine Art Conservation." The Historical Society of Oak Park. Oak Park, Illinois. May 30.
1996 "Fine Art Losses." Chubb Insurance Company. Chicago, Illinois. April 25.
1996 "Professional Art Conservation and Insurance Coverages." Inrecon Symposium. Detroit, Michigan. March 19.
1996 "Conservation and Fine Art Losses." American Society of Cleaning and Restoration Annual Conference. New Orleans, Louisiana. March 15.
1996 "Painting Conservation." Symposium. Dusable Museum of African- American Art. Chicago, Illinois. February 25.
1996 "The Treatment and Removal of the WPA Hatch School Murals." Chicago Architectural Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. January 24.
1995 "Fine Art Restoration, Salvage, Betterment and Loss Situations." Western Loss Association Annual Meeting. Delevan, Wisconsin. October 5.
1995 "Understanding Condition." American Society of Appraisers Meeting. Chicago, Illinois. May 18.
1995 "Marketing Conservation." Hosted by the Furniture Conservation Training Program. Conservation Analytical Laboratory. Smithsonian Institution. Washington, D.C. May 8.
1995 "Profits From Art Restoration." Paul Davis Systems/Signature Cleaning Company Workshop. Memphis, Tennessee. April 22.
1995 "Conservation and Insurance Claims." Chubb Insurance Conference. Hosted by the Chicago Conservation Center. Chicago, Illinois. March 14.
1995 "Conservation and Insurance Claims." Western Loss Association. Radison Hotel. Downers Grove, Illinois. March 3.
1995 "The Conservation of Paintings." State Microscopal Society of Illinois. Chicago, Illinois. January 25.
1994 "The Conservation of Paintings." Sponsored by the Naperville Art League. Naperville, Illinois. October 20.
1994 "The Art of Conservation." Sponsored by Rosary College. River Forest, Illinois. March 21.
1993 "Fusing Art and Technology: Challenges in Art Restoration." Sponsored by the Italian Trade Commission. Chicago Cultural Center.Chicago,IllinoisDecember 8.
1993 "How to Determine the Condition of a Painting Before You Buy." Chicago International Art Exposition. Chicago, Illinois. May 8.
1993 "Is There a Rembrandt Under Your Elvis?" Murphy Auditorium. Chicago, Illinois. April 24.
1993 "Recent Treatments." Paine Art Center. Oshkosh, Wisconsin. April 13.
1993 "The Conservation of Paintings." Midwest Antiques Club. Chicago, Illinois. February 22.
1992 "The Conservation of Paintings." American Chemical Society Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois. December 11.
1992 "Earth, Air, Fire, and Water: Case Histories of Response and Recovery." Disaster Prevention Symposium sponsored by Technology & Conservation. Boston, Massachusetts. October 24.
1992 "How to Determine Condition - Before You Buy." Barrington Historical Society. Barrington, Illinois. October 3.
1992 "The Conservation of Paintings." Lake Forest Community Center. Lake Forest, Illinois. October 1.
1992 "Conservation Techniques and the Technical Examination of Paintings." International Society of Appraisers Annual Conference. Chicago, Illinois. April 14.
1992 "Determining Old and New Damage." Claims Prevention and Procedure Council. Annual Convention. Chicago, Illinois. March 12.
1992 "The Conservation of Paintings." Barrington Area Historical Society. Prudential Heritage Series. Barrington, Illinois. January 18.
1991 "Conservation Materials and the Conservation of Paintings." Professional Picture Framers Association Annual Conference. Chicago, Illinois. July 27.
1991 "Basic Conservation Techniques for Framers." The Great Frame-Up Annual Conference. Chicago Conservation Center. Chicago, Illinois. June 28.
1990 "Basic Conservation Techniques for Art Consultants and Corporate Curators." Chicago Conservation Center. Chicago, Illinois. November 5.
1990 "Conservation: A Blend of Art and Science." Sponsored by the Triton College Chemistry Department. Melrose Park, Illinois. November 15.
1990 "Understanding Condition Before Appraising." International Society of Appraisers Monthly Meeting. Hosted by the Chicago Conservation Center. Chicago, Illinois. August 22.
1990 "Conservation Materials and the Conservation of Paintings." Professional Picture Framers Association Annual Conference. Chicago, Illinois. July 25.
1990 "Buying a Painting: How to Understand Condition." International Gallery Invitational Lecture. Chicago, Illinois. May 12.
1989 "Recovering 160 Flood-Damaged Paintings." Midwest Regional Conservation Guild Biannual Conference. Nelson Gallery.Kansas City,Missouri. November 4.
1989 "A Conservation Collaboration: Curator and Conservator." AAM Annual Midwest Museums Conference. Des Moines, Iowa. October 3.
1989 "Conservation Materials and the Conservation of Paintings." Professional Picture Framers Association Annual Conference. Chicago, Illinois. July 28.
1988 "The Transfer of a Large 16th-Century Panel Painting by Defendente Ferrari." Midwest Regional Conservation Guild Biannual Conference. The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. October 29.
1988 "Recovering from Disaster." American Association of Museums National Conference. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. June 7.
1987 "A Technique for the Removal of Aged Proteinaceous Films." Midwest Regional Conservation Guild Biannual Conference. St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis, Missouri. December 5.
1986 "The Conservator and The Appraiser." Sponsored by the American Society of Appraisers Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois. October 18.
1986 "Unusual Treatments." Chicago Area Conservation Guild. Chicago, Illinois. June 24.
1986 "Conservation for the Collector." Sponsored by the Museum of Contemporary Art. Chicago, Illinois. April 1 & 3.
1986 "The Conservation of Paintings." Kalamazoo Art Center. Kalamazoo, Michigan. March 25.
1986 Field Museum Program on Conservation. Chicago, Illinois. February 25.
1985 "The Conservation of Paintings." Midwest Archivists Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois. May 7.

 

 

Symposia:

2008 "Orphaned Art and the Invisible Conservator." Moderator. The Chicago Cultural Center. November 15.
1993 Organized and hosted, "General Surveys: What Are They, What Do They Do, How To Get One." Chicago Conservation Center. Chicago, Illinois. October 8.
1992 Organized and hosted, "IMS Conservation Grants: Preparation and Strategic Planning." Chicago Conservation Center. Chicago, Illinois. November 13.
1991 Organized and hosted, "IMS Conservation Grants: Preparation and Strategic Planning." Chicago Conservation Center. Chicago, Illinois. November 15.
1990 Organized and hosted national symposium, "Grant Writing, Fundraising, and Management Strategy for Conservation Programs." Speakers included NEA, NEH, IMS, and Getty Trust. One hundred and fifteen participants. Pre-AAM Annual Meeting. The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. May 8.
1986 Organized and hosted national symposium, "Grant Writing, Fundraising, and Management Strategy for Conservation Programs." Speakers included NEA, NEH, IMS, and Getty Trust. Eighty-six participants from twenty-three states. Pre-AAM Annual Meeting. The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. May 9.



Television Interviews:

2017 WTTW/PBS. Chicago, Illinois. "Art Conservation Expert Does Museum Work for Free." June 20.
2015 CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley. "The 'Priceless' Work of One Chicago Art Conservator." October 17.
2015 Travel Channel National Program. "Mysteries at the Castle." Mary Lincoln Feature. February, 20.
2012 CNBC National Program. Crime Inc. "Art for the Taking" featuring Mary Lincoln discovery. September 20.
2012 CBS/Channel 8/WISH TV. "Steele Concealed." Indianapolis, Indiana. September 8 and 9.
2012 WTTW/PBS. Chicago. Illinois. "The Demise of Mary Lincoln." Chicago Tonight News. May 3.
2012 KSDK/Channel 5. St. Louis, Missouri. "Experts uncover mystery involving a portrait of Mary Todd Lincoln" February 13.
2008 WTTW/PBS. Chicago. Illinois. "The Hidden Treasures at Lane Tech." Chicago Tonight/Art Beat. October, 21.
2007 WTTW/PBS. Chicago. Illinois. "The Discovery, Treatment and Completion of the Dorothy Loeb Mural." Chicago Tonight/Art Beat. March, 22.
2006 Local ABC Evening News. "Someone You Should Know." Interview with Harry Porterfield. August, 29.
2006 WTTW/PBS. Chicago. Illinois. "The Discovery and Treatment of the Dorothy Loeb Mural." Chicago Tonight/Art Beat. June, 21.
2005  CBS/Channel 2 Local Evening News. "The Discovery of the Dorothy Loeb Mural." November 11.
2005 Milan, Italy PBS documentary on Keith Haring, his life,, his work and conservation issues. April 20.
2004 KCTV/Channel 14 Documentary Kenosha, Wisconsin. "The Conservation of the Kemper Center 'Mystic Marriage of St. Catherine'." "Talking Live" August 8
2002 CBS/Channel 2 Local Evening News. "The Mural Restoration Project for the Chicago Public Schools" December 10.
2002 WTTW/PBS. Chicago. Illinois."The Restoration of the Wabash YMCA Mural". "Chicago Tonight". November 25
2002  ABC/WLS Local Evening News "The Completion of the Wabash YMCA Mural" "Another Look." February 22.
2001 ABC/WLS Local Evening News "The Conservation of the Wabash YMCA Mural" February 23.
2001 NBC/WMAQ Local Evening News "The Conservation of the Wabash YMCA Mural" February 1.
2000 WTTW/PBS Documentary "The Mural Preservation Project for the Chicago Public Schools" July 10, 13, 14.
1999 ZBM-TV."Transfer of the Bacardi Mural." Local News. Bermuda. December 23.
1999 WGN/Channel 9 Local News. "Lane Tech Phase III Mural Conservation Project." July 1.
1997 WTTW/Channel 11. "Buried Treasures." Art Beat. June 11.
1997 WGN/Channel 9. "Lucy Flower Unveiling." Around Town. May 19.
1997 Local NBC Evening News. "Lucy Flower Unveiling." May 18.
1996  Local NBC Evening News. "Flower Murals shine Again." September 29.
1996 WCPS/Channel 21. Chicago Educator. "Lucy Flower High School WPA Mural Restoration Project." November 14.
1996 Local NBC Evening News. "Flower Murals Shine Again" September 29.
1996 WCPS/Channel 21. Chicago Educator. "Lane Technical High School WPA Fire Curtain Restoration." September 21.
1996 Local ABC Evening News. "Two More William Scott Murals Discovered." Interview with Harry Porterfield. February 14.
1996 Local ABC Evening News. "Discovering an African-American Artist, William Scott. February 5.
1995 Local ABC, NBC, CBS, WGN, CLTV, and FOX Evening News. "Removing the Hatch School WPA Murals." August 26.
1994 CNN. "The Chicago Conservation Center." Broadcast on Headline News Network. February 23.
1993 Local ABC Evening News. "Statue Will Stand Again as Memorial to 1893 Fire." August 31.
1988 WTTW/PBS Documentary. "After the Flood." December 14, 17, and 18.
1987 WYCC. "American Art Forum." November 28.
1987 WYCC. "American Art Forum." November 21.
1986 WCIU. "American Art Forum." September 6.
1986 WTTW/PBS. "John Calloway Interviews." September 5.
1986 Local CBS, WGN, ABC. Chicago Historical Society Flood Coverage. July 13.
1985 WCIU. "American Art Forum." December 7.
1985 WGN Evening News. "Chicago's Very Own." December 6.
1985 NBC Local Evening News with Deborah Norville. Byer Museum painting treatment. November 28.
1985 CBS."Daybreak" with Judi Moen. October 2.
1984 WCIU. "American Art Forum." November 12.
1984 WCIU. "American Art Forum." July 30.
1984 Local CBS feature, "Two on Two" on the Chicago Conservation Center. July 29.
1984 Local NBC interview with Jorie Lueloff. March 9.
1955 Appeared in the Peanut Gallery on the Howdy Doody Show. (The rest is history.)

 

 

Radio Interviews:

2013 WLIP Kenosha, Wisconsin. "The Demise of Mary Lincoln" for Civil War Museum presentation. November 1.
2012 WBEZ National Public Radio. "The Demise of Mary Lincoln." Interview with Steve Edwards. April 26.
2005 WBEZ National Public Radio. "The Discovery of the Dorothy Loeb Mural." Interview with Tony Serabia. November 11.
1996 WBEZ, National Public Radio. "Lucy Flower Mural Project." Interview with Richard Steele. November 1.
1995 WHBK, University of Chicago Radio. "Conservation of the Jessie Arms Botke Murals." May 10.
1995 WLUP. "In the News." Interview with Rick Kogan. March 12.
1990 WGN. Interview with Wally Phillips. April 29.
1990 WGN. Interview with Harold Rosenberg. January 10.
1988 WFMT. Interview with Harry Bouros. September 4.
1987 WBEZ, National Public Radio. "Weekend Edition." Interview with Mark Simon. April 18.

 

 

Magazine Articles:

2016 "Protecting the Past" Tableau. Published by the University of Chicago Division of Humanities. May.
2016 "Painting Conservator Donates Restoration Skills" Columns published by the Wisconsin Historical Society. Madison, Wisconsin. May-June. p. 10.
2016 "Cleaning an Old Master." Museum Magazine. The University of Missouri. Winter. p. 14.
2015 "Conservator's Services are Always on the House." Iowa State University on-line publication Inside Iowa. March 26.
2014 "The Remarkable Work and Public Service of Art Conservator Barry Bauman." Columns. Published by the Wisconsin Historical Society. Madison, Wisconsin. November 2014-January 2015. Vol. 35, No. 4. pp. 1-2 and 5.
2014 "Welcome Home Miss E. H. " Mineral Point Historical Society Newsletter, Mineral Point, Wisconsin. May. pp.1-3.
2014 "The Restorers" Beloit College Magazine. Beloit, Wisconsin. Spring.
2013 "Smart Talks--Discoveries in the Conservation of Paintings" University of Iowa Magazine. Iowa City, Iowa. p. 13, 15.
2013 "Beauty Restored--Museum's Paintings Conserved by Barry Bauman." The Muse, published by the Oshkosh Public Museum.. Summer 2013. p. 11.
2012 "Mary Lincoln Portrait Revealed as Phony" The History Channel Magazine. May/June 2012. p. 55.
2012 "The Forgery of the Famous Widow" Illinois Issues, a publication of the University of Illinois, Springfield. April. pp. 10-11.
2012 "Dishonest Babe" Time Magazine. February 27. p. 50.
2010 "Magicians and Miracles:Conservators at Work." Published by the Oshkosh Public Museum. Spring 2010. pp. 8-9.
2007 "Restoring a Masterpiece" Columns published by the Wisconsin Historical Society. Madison, Wisconsin. September/October 2007. pp. 8-9.
2007 "Conservation" Oshkosh Public Museum Newsletter. Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Spring 2007. Volume 14, No. 1. p. 3.
2006 "Saving Grace" Dominican University Magazine. River Forest, Illinois. Summer 2006. pp. 24-25
2006 "Barry Bauman Conservation" Fort Wayne Museum of Art Magazine. Fort Wayne, Indiana. Summer 2006. p. 8.
2006 "The Art of Restoration" The University of Kentucky Museum Magazine. Lexington, Kentucky. July/August. p. 1.
2006 "Centennial Kickoff Events Scheduled this Fall." The Singing Winds" published by the Friends of T.C. Steele Historic Site, Nashville, Indiana. Spring 2006. Vol. 9, No. 2.
2006 "Donation of Preservation: Conservator Barry Bauman Donates His Talent." Expectations published by the Indiana State Museum, Indianapolis, Indiana. March/April 2006. pp.11-12.
2006 "Iowa's Historic Paintings Get Some TLC." The Iowan published by the State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa. January 2006. Volume 54, Number 3. p.11.
2006 John Singer Sargent Painting Restored" Columns published by the Wisconsin Historical Society. Madison, Wisconsin. January/February 2006. p.11.
2005 "Conservation Assessment Grant Awarded" The Salute published by the WWII Victory Museum, Auburn, Indiana. Vol.1, Issue 3, Summer 2005. p.3.
2005 "Notable Art Conservator Volunteers Services." The Salute published by the WWII Victory Museum, Auburn, Indiana. Vol.1, Issue 3, Summer 2005. p.4.
2005 "Restoring Hitler: A Commission to Retouch a Portrait of the Nazi Leader Takes Barry Bauman on a Ride Through History." Chicago. Chicago, Illinois July
2004  "Conservator of Paintings and Fine Art." IM Ages published by the Iowa Museum Association. Fall 2004 p.5
2004 "Free Conservation Services Offered." Wisconsin Federation of Museums Newsletter. Summer 2004.
2004 "Retired Conservator Offers Free Services." News Briefs published by the Association of Midwest Museums. March/ April. Vol. 17. no.2. p.12.
2004 "Conservator of Fine Art Offers Services--FREE OF CHARGE." IAM News published by the Illinois Association of Museums. Spring Vol.10, #4, p.5.
2004 "Barry Bauman Conservation." The Cornerstone A publication of the Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois. Chicago, Illinois. April. p.8.
2002 "The Artful Hedge." Art & Antiques September. pp. 48-50 (Color Images)
2002  "The Art of Restoration." Claims Quarterly. For State Farm Auto and Fire Claims Personnel. Fall. Cover Photo and pp. 16-21
2002 "The Best of Chicago-Take a Bow, Man." Review of Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University, Mural Restoration Project. Chicago. August. p. 76
2002 "The Center of Attention." City Life. A publication of Francis W. Parker School. Spring. pp .22-23.
2002 "Serving Houses of the Holy." Crain's Chicago Business. Chicago, Illinois. January 14. p. SB1.
2001 "Museum Qualities." Chicago Tribune Magazine Home Design. April 8. p.20.
2000 "Art From the Old School." Preservation. The Magazine of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Washington, D.C. November/December. pp. 58-61.
1998 "Where to Get Stuff Fixed." Chicago. August 1998. pp. 70, 121, 122.
1998 "Portrait of a Conservator." Beloit College Magazine. Spring 1998. Cover Photograph and pp. 5-6.
1997 "Time Memorial." Chicago. November. p. 26.
1996 "Neither Flood, Fire, Bullets nor Wood Fazes Conservator, Barry Bauman." Art Business News. May, 1996. pp. 76-78.
1996 "When Bad Things Happen to Good Art." Claims Magazine. January. Cover Photograph. p. 30.
1995 "Conservators Restore Youth to Ida Noyes Hall Mural." University of Chicago Magazine. February. p. 10.
1994 "Firm Helps Control Fine Art Losses." National Underwriter. June 6.  p. 35.
1993 "Taking Care." Art and Antiques. Summer. p. 111.
1993 "Good as New." Equine Images. February/March. pp. 34-37.
1992 "The Apples of Renoir's Eye." Chicago. July. p. 21.
1992 "Built to Last: Conservation Values." Art Business News. November. p. 46.
1988 "After the Flood." Eleven . WTTW/Channel 11. December. p. 21.
1988 "Restoration Firm Makes PBS Debut." Art Business News. October. p. 24.
1988 "Conservator Rescues the Past in River North." Chicago. April. p. 24.
1987 "Unvarnished Truths." Art Today. Fall. pp. 52-54.
1986 "After the Flood." The Chicago Reader. September 26.
1986 "Personal Affairs." Forbes Magazine. Arthur Jones. April 21. pp. 130-134.
1986 INC. Magazine. January 4. p. 4.
1985 "Entrepreneurs." Q Magazine. Chicago, Illinois. December. p. 16.
1983 "Retouching the Masters." Feature article by Brent Staples. Chicago. May. pp. 168-171.

 

Newspaper Articles:

2017 "Victoria Views" Fostoria, Ohio, Glass Association Newsletter. Spring. p. 3.
2017 "Hidden Secrets" Rotorua Daily Post. Rotorua, New Zealand. February, 15. p. 5
2016 "Art Notes: Portrait of Justin Morrill Restored." Valley News, Vermont. July 13.
2016 "Bauman to Present Program on Pella's Dutch Master." The Pella Chronicle. Pella, Iowa. Internet Article. May 16.
2016 "The Best of Arts." The Des Moines Register. Des Moines, Iowa. May 15. p. 3E.
2015 "Janesville Art League Welcomes Public to View Museum-Quality Collection." Janesville Gazette. Janesville, Wisconsin. p. 1.
2015 "Illinois Man Refurbishes Masterful Paintings--for Free." AP article appearing in the NY Times and 700 other sites. September 23.
2015 "P. T. Barnum is a New Man: Portrait is Restored for Circus World." Baraboo News Republic. Baraboo, Wisconsin. August 15. p. 1.
2015 "Lincoln Scholars to Speak at Iowa Museum Conference." Daily Iowegian. Centerville, Iowa. August 7. p. 3.
2015 "Art Conservator Gives a Priceless Donation" The Wisconsin State Journal. Madison, Wisconsin. January 4. p. 1E, 6E.
2014 "Restoration of Century-Old Robert Reid Painting Reveals Stunning Find." Indianapolis Star. Indianapolis, Indiana. December 15. p. 1.
2014 "Historic Art Restorer to Speak at Beloit College." Beloit Daily News. Beloit, Wisconsin. November 17. p. 3A.
2014 "Church's Historic Painting Gets Restored." Georgetown News-Graphic. Georgetown, Kentucky. January 21. p.3.
2013 "Before and After Art Restoration at Hoyt Sherman Place." Des Moines Sunday Register. Des Moines, Iowa. November 3. p. 1E, 10E.
2012 "RF Conservator Says Mary Lincoln Portrait is a Fake." Wednesday Journal. Oak Park, Illinois. October 21. p.17.
2012 "Conservator to Discuss Lincoln Forgery." Forest Leaves and Oak Leaves. Published by Pioneer Press, River Forest, Illinois. October 25. p.11.
2012 "Art Conservator Restores Beloved Painting." Forest Leaves and Oak Leaves. Published by Pioneer Press, River Forest, Illinois. August 2. p.1 and p. 6.
2012 "T.C. Steele Mystery Painting Unveiled." Brown County Democrat. May 23. Nashville, Indiana. p.1.
2012 "Newly Found T.C. Steele Work Steeped in Mystery." Indianapolis Star. May 23. Indianapolis, Indiana. p.1.
2012 "Anatomy of a Fake Painting." The Chicago Tribune. Chicago. Illinois. April 16. Section 4. p. 5.
2012 "Berk's Man Bilked Honest Abe's Kin." The Reading Eagle. Reading, Pennsylvania. February 18. p. 1.
2012 "Fake Mary Todd Painting Makes It Even More Famous." The State Journal Register. Springfield, Illinois. February 14. p. 1.
2012 "Mary Lincoln Painting Found to be Fraudulent" The Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois. February 12. p. 8
2012

"Mrs. Lincoln, I Presume?" The New York Times, New York, New York. February 12. Front Page.

This article was picked up by the AP and UPI and appeared in varying forms in 300,000 newspapers and websites throughout the world.

2011 "How to Brighten a Summer Day at the Lake" Janesville Gazette, Janesville, Wisconsin. December 22. p. 1C.
2011 "Art League Reveals Restored Artwork." Janesville Gazette, Janesville, Wisconsin. October 6. p. 5C.
2011 "Second Thomas Beard Painting Sent for Restoration." Cass County Star Gazette. Beardstown, Illinois. September 1. p. 17.
2011 "Hidden in Plain Sight." Cass County Star Gazette. Beardstown, Illinois. August 25. p. 1.
2011 "Local Art Mystery Solved." Springfield Register. Springfield, Illinois. June 20. p. 1.
2011 "Important Signature Discovered on Historic Portrait at Springfield Art Association" Web Press Release. June 18.
2010 "Restored Paintings Return to Montauk" The Fayette County Union. West Union, Iowa. p. B8.
2010 "From Piece of Work to Work of Art." The Marquette Tribune. Milwaukee, Wisconsin. March 25. p. 12.
2010 "Portrait Perfect" The Post and Courier. Charleston, North Carolina. February 7. p. 1E.
2009 "Restorer Finds Hidden Pig in 1600's Dutch Work" The Associated Press. August 31.
2009 "As Painting is Restored a Pig Appears" Grand Rapids Press. Grand Rapids, Michigan. August 31. p. 1.
2009 "An Art History Mystery" Calvin College/News and Stories" Grand Rapids, Michigan. Web article. August 13.
2008 "After Decades Away, Restored Gen. Sherman Marches Home" Columbus Dispatch, Columbus, Ohio. Web and newspaper articles. March 20. p. B1.
2008 "Stolen Painting Recovered, Restored" Columbus Dispatch, Columbus, Ohio. Web article. March 19.
2007 "A Mural Goes Home" The Chicago Sun-Times. Chicago, Illinois. March 31.p. 13.
2007 "A Treasure Restored for Presidents' Day" Internet Article. Wisconsin Historical Society Web Site. February 19, 2007.
2006 "Restoration Brings Madonna Paintings Back to Life." The Catholic New World, Chicago, Illinois. Vol. 114, No. 15. July 23. pp, 1 and 27.
2006 "Fine Art Gleams After a Scrub and Touchup."The Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois. Near West, Metro Section. July 22. p.2.
2005 "Mural Will Restore a Bit of History." The Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois. Metro Section. November 11. p.2.
2005 "Lane Tech Mural Detectives in 11th Heaven." The Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago, Illinois. November 10. p.74.
2005 "Solved. The Case of the Missing Mural." The Chicago Journal, Chicago, Illinois. November 10. p.1.
2005 "Mission Accomplished, General--Lane Tech Class Finishes Restoring Sherman Portrait." The Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois. Q Section. June 12. p.10.
2005 "Saving General Sherman--A Rare Chance to Learn the Art and Science of Restoring a Painting." The Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois. Q Section. February 27. p.10.
2004 "Restoration in Progress--Kemper Center Chapel's Century-Old Painting Gets much Needed Cleaning." Kenosha News, Wisconsin. May 14. Section D. pp1-2.
2004 "Barry Bauman Conservation." www.indianahistory.org/lhs/COL20040430.html Indiana History Posted April 30.
2004 "Historic painting is back on wall at Vliet Center." The Lake Forester published by Pioneer Press, Chicago, Illinois. April 29. p.7.
2003 "Rare WPA Murals Adorn the Walls at Lane Tech." The Chicago Tribune. Friday Section. September 19. p. 20.
2003 "Civic and Mural Virtues" Los Angeles Times. April 28. p.1
2003 "An Artful Recovery" The Chicago Tribune. Magazine Section.. February 2. pp. 20-21. 
2003 "Teacher's Discovery Leads to WPA Restoration Project." Associated Press article appearing in numerous papers throughout America. January 26
2003 "An Art Education: Chicago Schools Discover a Wealth of WPA Murals on Their Walls." The Washington Post. Style Section. January 5. p.1
2003 "Wall Flowers" The Reader. Chicago, Illinois. January, 3. Section I, p. 8.
2002 "The Big Picture" The Reader. Chicago, Illinois. February 21. pp. 10-13.
2002 "Historic African -American Mural Restored" Chicago Sun-Times. Chicago, Illinois. February 19. p. 20.
2002 "Art Treasures in School" The Journal Standard. Freeport , Illinois. December 31. p. C1.
2002 "Roosevelt Murals' Restoration Almost Done." Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois. Metro Section. January 4. p.1.
2001  "Colonel Parker's Portrait Restored." The Parker Weekly. A Publication of Francis Parker School , Chicago, Illinois. October 5, Vol. XCI, Issue 3, p.1.
2001 "Grant Helps FHS Art Come Clean." The Journal Standard. Freeport , Illinois. October 30. p.1.
2001  "Museum Begins Restoring." El Paso Times
Section B. October 24. p.1.
2000  "Off-the-Wall Effort Saving Murals." Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois. Metro Section . October 17. Cover page and p.4.
2000 "Lane Students Receive 'WPA 2000' Scholarships." Chicago Educator. Chicago, Illinois. June. Volume 5. Number 11 p.12.
2000 "On the Job:Art Conservator." Chicago Tribune. Jobs Section. Chicago, Illinois. June 4. p.5.
2000 "Works Progress Administration 2000." Parent Teacher Student Organization. Lane Technical High School. Chicago, Illinois. June. Volume 4. Number 4. p. 5.
2000 "Brushing Up:High School Kids Take Interest in History of Murals" Chicago Sun-Times. Chicago, Illinois. May 23. p. 33.
2000 "Old Murals' True Colors Shine Again in Library." Chicago Tribune. Metro Section. Chicago, Illinois. March 19. p. 4.
1999 "Scholarship Program Makes Lane Tech's Art More Valuable." Chicago Educator. September/October. p. 17.
1999 "Lane Tech's Students Vie for Scholarships." Inside. September 15. p. 4.
1999 "Restoring History. WPA Murals Provide Students Lesson on Life." Beverly Review. Beverly, Illinois. August 25. p. 1.
1999 "Keeping History Alive at JT Central." The Herald News. Joliet, Illinois. June 23. p. A3.
1999 "Lane Teacher Sparks Restoration of School Artworks." Chicago Sun-Times. Chicago, Illinois. June 1. p. 10.
1999 "Mural Restoration a Class Act at Schools." Daily Southtown. Beverly, Illinois. May 21. p. 3.
1999 "WPA Murals at Clissold Undergoing Restoration." Beverly Review. Beverly, Illinois. March 17. p. 1.
1999 "Looking for the Art 'Underneath'." Oak Leaves. Oak Park, Illinois. April 14. pp. B14-15.
1998 "Unveiling History - Restorers Work Magic with Murals at Armstrong School." News-Star. Chicago, Illinois. June 3. Front Page.
1997 "Mills Ready to Clean Up a Piece of WPA History." Elm Leaves. Elmwood Park, Illinois. December 17. p. 5.
1997 "Preserving Painting's Past Is An Art." Southwest News-Herald. Chicago, Illinois. May 29. p. 1.
1997 "Restored Mural Unveiled." Chicago Sun-Times. Chicago, Illinois. May 19.p. 1.
1997 "Historic Artwork Illuminates Lane Tech High School." Inside. Chicago, Illinois. April 9. p.1.
1997 "WPA Mural Getting New Lease on Life." Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois. March 28. p. 1.
1997 "Murals Unveil Window in Oak Park 's Forgotten Past." Oak Leaves. Oak Park, Illinois. February 5. p. 10.
1996 "The Chicago Conservation Center Restores Murals." Today's Chicago Woman. Chicago Illinois December.
1996 "Hidden Fresco Blossom Anew at Flower High." Chicago Educator. Chicago, Illinois. October 23. p. 1.
1996 "Preserving Bits of History in WPA Murals." Skyline. Chicago, Illinois. October 17-23. p. 1.
1996 "Art From the Past." Chicago Tribune. WOMANEWS. Chicago, Illinois. October 6. p. 3.
1996 "Hidden Mural on School Wall Finds New Light." Chicago Sun-Times. Metro Section. Chicago, Illinois. September 22. p. 26.
1996 "60-Year Old Murals Survives." Chicago Sun-Times. Metro Section. Chicago, Illinois. June 6. p. 8.
1996 "WPA Murals From Rec Center Salvaged." Forest Leaves. River Forest, Illinois. May 22. p. 8.
1996 "Society Adds Murals to Their Treasure Island." Wednesday Journal. Oak Park, Illinois. May 22. p. 6.
1995 "Preserving History." Wednesday Journal. Oak Park, Illinois. December 6. pp. 47-54.
1995 "Restored Glory." Chicago Tribune. Tempo Section. Chicago, Illinois. June 8. p. 1.
1995 "Oak Park School to Drop Disputed Murals in Spring." Chicago Tribune. Metro West Section. Chicago, Illinois. February 24.
1995 "The Hana Brief Leads to Lost WPA Murals." Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois. February 18. p. 1.
1994 "WPA Murals Give Students a Brush With History." Inside. Chicago, Illinois. October 12. p. 1.
1994 "Happy 10th Year Anniversary." River North News. Chicago, Illinois. January 25. p. 14.
1993 "Back in Bloom." The Arizona Republic. Art Plus. Section F. Phoenix, Arizona. December 5. Cover page and p. 6.
1993 "The Restorative Powers of the Art Doctors." Chicago Tribune. Tempo Section. Chicago, Illinois. October 3. p. 1.
1993 "Statue Will Stand Again as Memorial to 1893 Fire." Chicago Sun-Times. Metro Section. Chicago, Illinois. August 31. p. 3.
1993 "Collectibles."Chicago Tribune. Home Section.Chicago,Illinois.August 22. p. 9.
1993 "Collectibles."Chicago Tribune.Home Section.Chicago,Illinois.August 18. p.10.
1993 "Collectibles."Chicago Tribune.Home Section.Chicago, Illinois.January 10.p. 8.
1993 "A Professional Can Restore an Old Painting's Beauty - and Its Value." Chicago Tribune. Home Section. January 10. p. 8.
1992 "Conservation Lecture." Chicago Tribune. Home Section. Chicago, Illinois. September 27. p. 3.
1992 "Conservation Center Saves Art." Chicago Sun-Times. Chicago, Illinois. August 30. p. B3.
1992 "Immanuel's Paintings Glow Again." The Star. Itasca, Illinois. August 16. pp. A1-2.
1992 "Can This Painting Be Saved?" Forest Leaves. River Forest, Illinois. June 24. pp. D14-15.
1992 "Painting Conservator to Offer Advice." Barrington Daily Herald. Barrington, Illinois. January 16. Section 5. p. 1.
1991 "Collectibles." Chicago Tribune. Home Section. Chicago, Illinois. October 6. Section 15. p. 10.
1991 "Collectibles." Chicago Tribune. Home Section. Chicago, Illinois. August 18.
1990 "Collectibles" Chicago Tribune. Home Section. Chicago, Illinois. April 22
1989 "Don't Brush Off Paintings That Need Restoration." Collectibles. Chicago Tribune. Home Section. Chicago, Illinois. October 1. p. 8
1988 "After the Flood; Restoring History." Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois. December 14. Section 5. p. 8.
1988 "Collectibles." Chicago Tribune. Home Section. Chicago, Illinois. December 11. Section 15. p. 13.
1988 "Antiques & Collectibles." Chicago Tribune. Home Section. Chicago, Illinois. October 7. Section 7. p. 39
1987 "Chicago Profile - Barry R. Bauman." Chicago Sun-Times. Chicago, Illinois. December 13. p. 22.
1987 "Paintings Regain Original Inspirational Form." The Chicago Catholic. Chicago, Illinois. December 4. p. 28.
1987 "Old Paintings Can Be Restored to Former Glory." Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois. November 8. Section 15. p. 21.
1987 "New Life for Old Masters." Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois. November 8. Section 15. p. 2.
1987 "Technology Rescues Italian Masterpiece." The Capital Times. Madison, Wisconsin. June 26. p. 35.
1986 "Rush On to Save Artwork." Chicago Sun-Times. Chicago, Illinois.July 15. p. 3.
1986 "Conservator." Kalamazoo Gazette. Kalamazoo, Michigan. March 15.  p. 4.
1985 "Center Uncovers Market for Restoring Fine Art." Crain's Chicago Business. Chicago, Illinois. August 19. p. 42.
1985 "Art Expert Heals Art in Evanston." Chicago Sun-Times. Chicago, Illinois. January 6. p. 18.
1985 "Conservation Center Finds Ideal Location." Chicago Tribune Magazine. Chicago, Illinois. April 14. Section 2B.
1984 "Repair, Cleaning of Art Objects Is A Job of Pros." Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois. October 21. Section 15. p. 21.
1984 "Chicago's Center for Restoring Art." USA Today. New York, New York. February 27. p.40.
1984 "Retouching Landscape - Announcement of Opening." Chicago Sun-Times. Chicago, Illinois. February 19. p.46.
1978 "He Brings Out New Life in Centuries Old Paintings." Feature Article by Larry Ingrassia. Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois.January 9. p.34.
1976 "Laying on the Gilt in Renaissance Style." Chicago Tribune. Section 11. Chicago, Illinois. Oct. 31. p.2.

 

Mentions:

2016 "Core Purpose" The Oshkosh Public Museum 2015 Annual Report. p. 4.
2016  "The Best of Arts" The Des Moines Register. May, 15. p. 3E.
2015 "History and High Society" The Beloit Daily News. Beloit, Wisconsin. January, 31.
2014 "Ensuring the Gift of History Lives On." The Oshkosh Public Museum 2013 Annual Report for $62,000.00 in donated services. p. 7.
2013 "The Art Rescuer" by Wendy Donahue. Chicago Tribune. Section 6. p.4.
2012 "Home Improvements:Edwards Place Exhibit Highlights Restoration Project" by Tamara Browning. The State Journal Register. Springfield, Illinois. January 22. Heartland Section. p. 1.
2008 "Historic Murals Come Off Lane Tech Walls" by Mary Houlihan. The Chicago Sun-Times. October 5.
2007 "Carolyn Plochmann's Gift." The Living Museum, published by The Illinois State Museum. Springfield, Illinois. Volume 69, Number 3, Summer 2007. p.11.
2006 "Citywide Partnerships Serve Our Preservation Efforts" Spertus Museum Calendar of Events. July/August. p. 14.
2005 "1938 Oil Portrait of Hitler Unveiled at WWII Museum." Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, Fort Wayne, Indiana. November 21
2005 "Vehicles Tell WWII Story at Indiana Museum" Chicago Tribune. Travel Section. Chicago, Illinois. February 20. p. 9.
2004 "City Joins Museum Day Plans." Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. Manitowoc, Wisconsin. www.wisinfo.com/heraldtimes/news/ archive/local_16067068.shtml    Posted on-line May 16.
2004 "Time to Meet the Challenge." Lake Forester. Lake Forest, Illinois . Editorial.
January 29
2003 "A New Restoration." Chicago Tribune. Section 14. January 12. p.5.
2002 "Preserving the Past" Pages Magazine. Nov./Dec.
2002 "Public School Murals Shine Anew." Booster. A Lerner Community Newspaper. December 18. Photo and p.1
2002 "The Artful Hedge." Art & Antiques Magazine. Summer. p.48
2002 2002 "Preserving the Chicago Public School Murals." Art For the People. Chronicle Books. San Francisco. 2002. pp.6, 18, 20, 23, 25, 27, 28, 33, 35
2002 FOX Local News "The Conservation of the Wabash YMCA Mural"February 20
2002 NBC Local News "The Conservation of the Wabash YMCA Mural"February 19
2001 Persky with a P Roosevelt Review. A publication of Roosevelt University. Summer. pp.4-5.
2001 The Making of the Centennial. .Parker Magazine. A publication of the Francis Parker School. Chicago, Il. Summer. p.10.
2001  A Guide to Chicago Murals by Mary Gray. University of Chicago Press. pp. XXII, XXVIII, 376.
2001 "Museum Qualities" Chicago Tribune Magazine, Part 2. Chicago, Illinois. April 8. p.20.
2000 "WPA Art Captures 'Can Do' Spirit" Life Times Chicago, Illinois. October. p.3.
2000 "St. Mary's and Her Artwork Weather Another Storm." Tennessee Register. Memphis, Tennessee. September, 1. Cover page and pp.12-13.
2000 "The Depression Era Art Project in Illinois" Illinois Heritage. A Publication of the Illinois State Historical Society. Spring/Summer pp. 4-9.
2000 "Justice for Courthouse Murals" Chicago Tribune-TribWest. Chicago, Illinois. Section 2, May 12. p.1
1999 "Saving a Town Treasure." Encore Magazine. October Issue. p.13.
1997 "Canvassing Your Framing Options." Decor. New York, New York. December Issue. p. 81.
1997 "Jacques Be Nimble." Home Section. Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois. October 12. p.1.
1997 CBS Local Evening News. "Restoration of WPA Mural at Lane Technical High School." Chicago, Illinois. March 28.
1997 NBC Local Evening News. "Restoration of WPA Mural at Lane Technical High School." Chicago, Illinois. March 28.
1997 WGN/Channel 9. "Restoration of WPA Mural at Lane Technical High School." Chicago, Illinois. March 28.
1997 "Murals Unveil Window on Oak Park's Forgotten Past." Oak Leaves. Oak Park, Illinois. February 5. p. 10.
1996 "Flower Returns to Roots." Chicago Sun-Times. City Neighborhood Section. Chicago, Illinois. June 2. p. 20.
1995 "Hatch School Murals Coming Down Soon." The Wednesday Journal. Oak Park, Illinois. August 23. p. 3.
1994 "WPA Murals Gain New Life in '90's." Chicago Tribune. Chicagoland Section. Chicago, Illinois. September 18. p. 1.
1994 "Miracle Workers." Chicago Tribune. Home Section. Chicago, Illinois. February 27. p. 5.
1994 "Antique Appraisals." Chicago Tribune. Home Section. Chicago, Illinois. February 27. p. 3
1993 "Batting Clean-Up." The Arizona Republic. Life Section. Phoenix, Arizona. September 25. p. 3.
1993 "DuSable Wing Adds More Ingredients to History Pot." Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois. February 5. Section 7. p. 8.
1990 "Leaks Send Art Expo Dealers Scurrying." Chicago Sun-Times. Chicago, Illinois. May 11. p. 1.
1990 "News From Chicago." Levin, Antique Monthly. New York, New York. December.
1989 "Examination of a Stradivarius Violin." Schmidt, Journal of the Violin Society of America. Vol. 9.N. 3. p. 56.
1988 "Weeping Madonna." Chicago Times. Chicago, Illinois. March-April. p. 67.
1987 "Antique Column." Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois. May. Section 15.
1985 "Preserving the 20th Century." Chicago Sun-Times. Chicago, Illinois. October 20. p. 4.
1984 "Collecting Information." Art and Auction. New York, New York, March. p. 64.
1984 "The Moral Rights of Artists." Boston, Museum News. Washington, D.C. April. p. 46.

 

Offices and Awards:

2014 The State of Wisconsin, Office of the Governor, Certificate of Appreciation, for $250,000.00 in donated conservation services to the Wisconsin State Historical Society. November 19.
2014 Tru Vue Optium Conservation Grant Awarded by the Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation for lecture and seminar at Beloit College, Beloit, Wisconsin. September.
2013 Beauty Restored--Paintings Conserved by Barry Bauman. The Oshkosh Public Museum. Summer Exhibit. 2013.
2013 Facelifts--The Art of the Conservator: Works from the Permanent Collection Conserved by Barry Bauman. Greater Lafayette Museum of Art Exhibit. Lafayette, Indiana. September 28, 2012--March 17, 2013.
2009 Recovered Treasures: Saving Iowa's Painted Past. Iowa State Historical Society, Des Moines, Iowa. Exhibit of conserved paintings from their collection. December 20, 2008--May, 15, 2009.
2007 The State of Wisconsin, Office of the Governor, Certificate of Commendation, for $60,000.00 in donated conservation services to the Wisconsin State Historical Society. October 9.
2003 Grant Reviewer for Getty Conservation Institute.
2002 Mayor Richard M. Daley, City of Chicago, recognition award for mural preservation work throughout the Chicago Public Schools contributing to the publication Art for the People
2001 2001 Paul Berger Arts Entrepreneurship Award sponsored by the Arts, Entertainment, and Management Department of Columbia College. Chicago, Illinois.
1998 Richard H. Driehaus Landmark Preservation Council of Illinois President's Award for Mural Conservation in the Chicago Public Schools.
1990 Charter Trustee. Illinois Academy of Fine Art.
1988 IMS Reviewer for National Conservation Grants.
1982 Elected Fellow, American Institute for Conservation.


General Surveys:

2017 Depauw University Art Center. Greencasle, Indiana.
2017 The GAR Memorial Museum. Aurora, Illinois.
2017 The Ellwood House. Dekalb, Illinois.
2017 The Hoyt Sherman Place. Des Moines, Iowa.
2017 The Geneva History Museum. Geneva, Illinois.
2014 The Eagle's Nest Art Colony. Oregon, Illinois.
2014 The University of Nevada. Reno, Nevada.
2014 The Henry County Historical Society. New Castle, Indiana.
2013 The Peoria Historical Society. Peoria, Illinois.
2013 The Hearst Center for the Arts. Cedar Falls, Iowa.
2013 Edgewood College. Madison, Wisconsin.
2012  Neenah Historical Society. Neenah, Wisconsin.
2012 Iron County Historical Museum. Caspian, Michigan.
2011 Wayne County Historical Museum. Richmond, Indiana
2011 Museum of Osteopathic Medicine. Kirksville, Missouri.
2011 Juniata College Museum of Art. Huntingdon, Pennsylvania.
2011 Kline Creek Farm Museum. Wheaton, Illinois.
2010 The Scholte House. Pella, Iowa.
2010 The Richmond Art Museum. Richmond, Indiana.
2010 The Tweed Museum. Duluth, Minnesota.
2010 The Krannert Art Museum. Champaign, Illinois.
2010 The Joliet Area Historical Museum. Joliet, Illinois.
2009 University of Missouri Museum of Art. Columbia, Missouri.
2009 Terrace Hill National Historic Landmark. Des Moines, Iowa.
2009 Schuette-Biermann Farmhouse Museum. Elk Grove Village, Illinois.
2009 The University of Wisconsin/Milwaukee Art History Gallery. Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
2008 Lake County Discovery Museum. Wauconda, Illinois.
2008 Winston Churchill Memorial and Library. Fulton, Missouri.
2008 Historical Society of Oak Park/River Forest. Oak Park, Illinois.
2008 Haggerty Museum of Art. Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
2008 Art Museum of Greater Lafayette. Lafayette, Indiana.
2008 Brauer Museum of Art. Valparaiso, Indiana.
2007 Hinsdale Historical Society. Hinsdale, Illinois.
2007 Polish Woman's Alliance. Chicago, Illinois
2007 National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum. Chicago, Illinois.
2007 Brown County Art Guild. Nashville, Indiana.
2007 Elmhurst Art Museum. Elmhurst, Illinois.
2006 Calvin College. Grand Rapids, Michigan.
2006 South Bend Regional Museum of Art. South Bend, Indiana.
2006 Fairfield Heritage Association. Lancaster, Ohio.
2005 The WWII Victory Museum. Auburn, Indiana.
2004 Northern Illinois University. Dekalb, Illinois.
2001 Crown Center Gallery, Loyola University. Chicago, Illinois.
1998 Western Illinois University Art Gallery. Macomb, Illinois.
1996 Patton Museum of Cavalry and Armor. Fort Knox, Kentucky.
1996 Waterloo Museum of Art. Waterloo, Iowa.
1996 Cuneo Museum and Gardens. Vernon Hills, Illinois.
1995 The Ernest Hemingway Foundation of Oak Park. Oak Park, Illinois.
1995 Leavenworth County Historical Society Museum. Leavenworth, Kansas.
1995 Kentucky Derby Museum. Louisville, Kentucky.
1994 Stephenson County Historical Society. Freeport, Illinois.
1994 Spertus Museum of Judaic Art. Chicago, Illinois.
1994 West Bend Gallery of Fine Arts. West Bend, Wisconsin.
1994 Neville Public Museum Green Bay. Wisconsin.
1994 Dubuque Museum of Art. Dubuque, Iowa.
1993 Barrington Historical Society. Barrington, Illinois.
1993 Adler Planetarium. Chicago, Illinois.
1993 El Paso Museum of Art. El Paso, Texas.
1992 Phoenix Art Museum. Phoenix, Arizona.
1992 Melrose Plantation. Natchitoches, Louisiana.
1992 Dusable Museum of African-American History. Chicago, Illinois.
1991 Paine Art Center. Oshkosh, Wisconsin.
1991 Sun Cities Art Museum. Sun City, Arizona.
1991 Springfield Art Association. Springfield, Illinois.
1991 Lisle Depot Museum. Lisle, Illinois.
1991 Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts. Racine, Wisconsin.
1991 Naperville Settlement, Naperville Heritage Society. Naperville, Illinois.
1991 Rock County Historical Society. Janesville, Wisconsin.
1991 Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum. Chicago, Illinois.
1990 Richmond Museum of Art. Richmond, Indiana.
1990 Tarble Art Center. Charleston, Illinois.
1990 Southern Illinois University. Edwardsville, Illinois.
1990 Southern Illinois University. Carbondale, Illinois.
1990 University of Oklahoma Museum of Art. Norman, Oklahoma.
1990 Iowa State University. Ames, Iowa.
1990 Orlando Museum of Art. Orlando, Florida.
1989 Sibley House. St. Paul, Minnesota.
1989 Calvin College. Grand Rapids, Michigan.
   
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