preservation

Tonic

The Creepy, Insane and Undeniably Romantic World of Cryonics

I went into it a sceptic – and I still don’t think it’ll work. And yet I’m sold.
Zoe Cormier
5.1.17
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

Woah, Dissected Insects Make Great DIY Robots

“I dismantle the bugs' thorax and abdomen. They get sorted into groups and then just like with a robot, I attach one part to another until I have the finished piece,” Géza Szöllősi explains.
Anna Marks
1.31.17
Fashion

Go Behind the Scenes of the Met’s Costume Institute | Conservation Lab

Agile hands mend seven centuries’ worth of fashion history at the Costume Institute’s conservation lab.
Noémie Jennifer
6.21.16
Conservation

Microscopic Slivers of Artworks Reveal Hidden Truths | Conservation Lab

For art conservators, the inner geography of a painting speaks volumes.
Noémie Jennifer
4.12.16
Art

To Fight ISIS, Art Dealers & Archaeologists Join Forces

Archaeologists and the art trade had never been friends. Then ISIS happened.
Catherine Chapman
3.11.16
Film

25 New Films Get Archived to the American National Film Registry

The Library of Congress has spoken, and these ones made the cut.
Catherine Chapman
1.11.16
Photo

A US Military Base Could Kill Off Japan’s Last Dugongs

The Japanese island of Okinawa is the last holdout for dugongs. Now Camp Schwab is set to build new runways over their feeding ground.
Ian Teh
11.26.15
Art

These Surreal Paintings Should Make You Worry About the Earth

Cuban-American artist Juan Travieso brings his Pop-meets-surrealist paintings to New York's Jenn Singer Gallery.
Anya Tchoupakov
10.19.15
Art

Meet the Photographer Drenching His Subjects in Honey

Blake Little's newest photo series, 'Preservation,' comes to Paul Kopeikin Gallery on February 28th
Becky Chung
2.24.15
App

Take a Handheld Trip into the Past With This Historic Augmented Reality App

PIVOTtheWorld is like a time machine for your smartphone.
Sami Emory
2.13.15
News

The War on Wolves in Canada’s Pacific Northwest

Authorities in BC are calling for a cull of wolves in an effort to save the dwindling caribou population, but conservationists say that's the wrong approach.
Sarah MacDonald
2.4.15
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