About

LA Art Labs, located on Museum Row in Los Angeles’ Miracle Mile, was founded in 2017 by Kamila M. Korbela, who has been treating paintings and sculptures in encyclopedic collections throughout Europe and America since 2006. During the past three years, she has also been working as the Ahmanson Conservator at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art with a focus on the treatment of paintings in the collection and the preparation of the scholarly catalog of the Ahmanson collection. She completed graduate training in conservation with a specialization in paintings and sculptures, at the Akademie der Bildenden Kuenste in Stuttgart (GER) and held positions at the Balboa Art Conservation Center, the National Gallery of Denmark, and the German Government. Kamila M. Korbela has been awarded conservation grants from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Ahmanson Foundation, and the Erasmus Program. She is a peer reviewed author and an accredited member of the American Institute of Conservation, the International Institute for Conservation, the International Network for the Conservation of Contemporary Art, and the German Association of Conservators.