Unveiling the artist’s technique from underneath centuries of dirt and grime
The art and science of preserving cultural heritage around the world.
Three years and a half to re-house, remove damage, clean, and catalog the records of an art dealer
Find everything conservation in one community-edited database.
Hades and its denizens crowd onto a 2,000-year-old Greek vase.
Once thought a casualty of the 1966 Florentine flood, Vasari’s The Last Supper is back on view.
Conserving an earthen settlement in the oasis valleys of Morocco.
An innovative preservation strategy for the youngest World Heritage Site.
Preserving the iconic Salk Institute by the sea.
The Getty’s senior curator of paintings discusses the history, composition, and style of a 17th-century Italian masterpiece.
The Getty Foundation funds nine new “Keeping It Modern” projects, including its first in Africa.
Examination techniques reveal what lies beneath the surface of the painting.
A Getty Foundation grant helps keep Michel de Klerk’s brick masterpiece shipshape