Many types of plastic used in artworks are now beginning to exhibit serious signs of deterioration – discoloration, crazing and cracking, warping, becoming sticky, and in extreme cases, turning completely to powder. The sheer number of plastics available constitutes a huge challenge for the conservation profession. More»
Giant vases, go!
Time-lapse of installing the exhibition Dangerous Perfection: Funerary Vases from Southern Italy by Getty Villa photographer Tahnee Cracchiola.