antiques

YouTube

Watching This YouTuber Restore Antiques Is Incredibly Satisfying

“I suffer from anxiety and have recently started watching your videos to relax. Its calming. Thank you,” one commenter wrote on YouTuber My Mechanics' video.
Rob Dozier
5.15.19
Comics!

'Antique,' Today's Comic by Weronika Banasińska

An old woman looks for a very specific antique in this pretty construction paper collage comic.
Weronika Banasińska
2.13.19
tomb raiders

Indonesia Can't Stop Its Illegal Treasure Hunters

The illegal antiquities trade is robbing the country of millions of dollars and no one seems to have a plan to stop it.
Adi Renaldi
11.20.17
Art

Algorithmic Frame "Paintings" Remove the Art, But Not The Artistry

The art of framing and math find common ground in Taylor Holland's 'Fra[mes]' series.
Diana Shi
10.22.16
Art

Classical Sculpture Collages Shatter Antique Traditions

Photographic reproductions of ancient sculptures create new associations in Ewa Doroszenko’s 'The Promise of Sublime Words.'
Nathaniel Ainley
8.30.16
Art

This Art Exhibition Is All About Beer

Drink up: 'Art on Tap,' at the Museum of Wisconsin Arts, has everything from antique lithographs to beer tastings.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.8.16
Art

Vibrant Reworkings Bring Cabinet Cards Out of the Dark

Shinya Kato’s series of Pop-ified cabinet cards aren’t your grandmother’s knickknacks.
Diana Shi
8.6.16
Art

Do Auctions Have a Poached Ivory Problem?

An antiques dealer pleading guilty to trafficking poached wildlife has reignited a debate.
Kaleigh Rogers
3.11.16
Photo

Dr. Stanley Burns, the Man Behind 'The Knick'

Meet the New York ophthalmologist and historian who owns the world’s largest collection of early medical and historical photography and was in charge of making sure The Knick was accurate.
Giancarlo T. Roma
10.17.14