Noémie Jennifer

conservation lab

Crack a Window into the Art of Glass Preservation | Conservation Lab

The tiny city of Corning, New York is home to the world’s best glass conservators.
Noémie Jennifer
2.28.17
Art

A Lower East Side Gallery is Completely Falling Apart — Or Is It?

Disrupting the white box with art that rips through walls.
Noémie Jennifer
12.27.16
Art

4 Experiential Artists Who Brightened Up 2016 | The Wrap-Up

Liz West, Nonotak, Moment Factory, and Jeremy Couillard promised us magical experiences this year, and didn’t disappoint.
Noémie Jennifer
12.27.16

3 Fantastical Surprises Concealed Inside Historical Objects | Conservation Lab

As conservators pick an object apart, what lies inside can be another gem all its own.
Noémie Jennifer
12.20.16
Film

How to Stage a (Fake) Bloody, Explosive Death Scene

No one was harmed in the making of this video.
Noémie Jennifer
12.18.16
Art

No Really, These Century-Old Aquatic Creatures Are Made of Glass

How 19th century German glassblowers created some of the world's most delicate scientific models.
Noémie Jennifer
12.17.16
Art

When an Unplayable Record Preserves a Long-Lost Language | Conservation Lab

A chance discovery in an anthropologist’s archives uncovered native voices from a remote Alaskan island. Here's what happened next.
Noémie Jennifer
12.13.16
Art

Mummy X-Rays Reconstruct Ancient Egyptian Lives | Conservation Lab

Medical imaging slices through mummies while leaving them unperturbed.
Noémie Jennifer
12.6.16
Art

6 Mesmerizing Videos of Museum Practitioners at Work | Conservation Lab

Watch conservators restore a vandalized Rothko, submerge a Dickens manuscript in water, and preserve Lonesome George—the iconic Galapagos tortoise—for generations to come.
Noémie Jennifer
11.30.16
Art

Restoring da Vinci's 'St. John the Baptist' | Conservation Lab

Leonardo’s disputed Renaissance masterpiece reemerges from under 15 layers of varnish.
Noémie Jennifer
11.22.16
Art

Massive Nature-Inspired Sculptures Explore Growth and Decay

Seattle sculptor John Grade is a land explorer.
Noémie Jennifer
11.21.16
Art

Inside an Independent Book Restorer’s Studio | Conservation Lab

In a Lower Manhattan neighborhood where few old businesses survive, Judith Ivry has managed to keep her bookbinding studio afloat for the last 25 years.
Noémie Jennifer
11.16.16
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