Sovereign Hotel Building Mural

Sovereign Hotel Building Mural: West wall progress
Sovereign Hotel Building Mural: South wall progress
Sovereign Hotel Building Mural: Looking down west wall.
Sovereign Hotel Building Mural: Looking down south wall.
Sovereign Hotel Building Mural: Fractured delaminating stucco 
Sovereign Hotel Building Mural: Re-bar too close to the surface.
Sovereign Hotel Building Mural: Blown out stucco from rust jacking.
Sovereign Hotel Building Mural
Pictured above: West wall progress

About This Project

Repainting of a historic mural over Portland stucco and lime-cement render.
Location Portland, Oregon (United States)
Artist/Applicator Artist: Dan Cohen Creative Labs, Portland, OR dan@dc-creativelabs.com Plaster: D & R Masonry Restoration, Inc., Milwaukee, OR dan@drmasonry.com General Contractor: R&H Construction, Portland, OR www.rhconst.com
Customer Oregon Historical Society, 710 SW Madison Street, Portland, Oregon
Size of Mural 16,167 square feet.
Medium Used (Products/Surfaces) Sol-silicate coating and stain over lime-cement render and Portland stucco mixed substrate.

Products Used in This Project

Design Pigmented Mineral Stain (Design Lasur)
Design Pigmented Mineral Stain (Design Lasur)
Pigmented Mineral Stain for interior or exterior use
 
Soldalit Exterior All-Surface Mineral Silicate Finish
Soldalit Exterior All-Surface Mineral Silicate Finish
Soldalit is a Sol-Silicate exterior paint system designed specifically for difficult to paint mineral surfaces and previously painted latex/acrylic finishes.  This is our best performing exterior paint system.  
 
Universalputz Standard Historic Mix Plaster/Stucco
Universalputz Standard Historic Mix Plaster/Stucco
Lime cement render-KEIM Universalputz is a renovation and thin layer exterior wall render, based on lime cement and fiber reinforcement, (Standard render to DIN EN 998-1). KEIM Universalputz corresponds to mortar category CS III, P II acc. to DIN V 18550. Combined with KEIM silicate coatings, KEIM Universalputz is a coordinated render/coating system.
 
Design Dilution/Thinner (Fixative)
Design Dilution/Thinner (Fixative)
Dilution for KEIM Design Lasur, and also used as pretreatment
 
Soldalit Coarse Texture Base Coat (Grob)
Soldalit Coarse Texture Base Coat (Grob)
Soldalit-Grob is a filled, Sol-Silicate primer/base coat for exterior base and intermediate coats, designed especially for previously latex/acrylic painted surfaces.  Designed to fill hairline cracks and acts as a block filler.  Use with Soldalit or other mineral silicate finish coats.  
 
Soldalit Dilution/Thinner
Soldalit Dilution/Thinner
KEIM Soldalit Dilution is a Sol-Silicate dilution and primer for the KEIM Soldalit System
 
Lime Remover (Atzflussigkeit)
Lime Remover (Atzflussigkeit)
KEIM Ätzflüssigkeit (lime remover) is a pre-treatment and cleaning agent based on silicic acid, which, when applied, reacts to form harmless compounds.