ICS were engaged by Tanner Architects to undertake conservation works on the iconic Bushells Building in Sydney, which involved undertaking significant conservation works to the original Bushells advertisement on the north wall. This work included taking paint scrapes to reveal the original paintwork, consolidation of the flaking paint surface and recreation of the original advertisement over an isolating layer.
- Undertaking paint scrapes to reveal original paint scheme
- Consolidation of flaking paint surface
- Application of isolating layer
- Recreation of original Bushells advertisement
Read more about other work we have undertaken in relation to the Bushells Building here.
Original advertisement prior to treatment
Detail of flaking paint prior to treatment
Advertisement after treatment
Detail of advertisement after treatment