A ten-year project of the Getty Conservation Institute has developed new technologies and techniques to preserve earthen buildings across Latin America
The art and science of preserving cultural heritage around the world.
As Layers of Old Varnish Are Removed, Italian Renaissance Painter Ercole de’ Roberti’s Brilliance Is Revealed Once Again
Newly conserved paintings of a nearly forgotten master.
An International Conservation Partnership Is Preserving Herculaneum, Ancient Roman Town Buried by Vesuvius
International partners work to preserve an ancient Roman site.
Go behind the scenes with conservators working to preserve an unusual ancient sculpture.
Urban development, lack of resources, and weather are among current challenges.
Confronting termites, rainfall, and other regional challenges.
An archaeologist's viewpoint on challenges in southeastern China.
On current challenges, particularly preserving traditional knowledge.
A new preservation strategy for an icon of midcentury architecture.
The fanciful nature of a 19th century chandelier revealed
Over thirty years after it was stolen from the University of Arizona, a de Kooning will be conserved at the Getty.
Why and how were these sculptures made? Science steps finds an answer.