Artist Janet Laurence on ‘The matter of the masters’

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Artist Janet Laurence on ‘The matter of the masters’

(ethereal piano music) – The incredible thing is that all these things coming from nature, going into form, these paintings that are so much about

Sky’s the Limit (S2, E3) | AT THE MUSEUM

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Sky’s the Limit (S2, E3) | AT THE MUSEUM

Anny Aviram, Senior Paintings Conservator: So I know the areas in this painting that get very dusty are the darks, so I don’t need to

Art’s Coming (S2, E7) | AT THE MUSEUM

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Art’s Coming (S2, E7) | AT THE MUSEUM

Megan Randall, Assistant Conservator: It looks good? Like could they use a dusting, ‘cause now is the time. Bo Berkman, Lead Preparator: It looks kinda

Makes a Difference (S2, E6) | AT THE MUSEUM

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Makes a Difference (S2, E6) | AT THE MUSEUM

Karlos Carcamo, Framer: Alright, here I come. Karlos: Alright. I don’t think we’re going to use drills for this. What’s that? Karlos: No drills for

Conservation of Sculpture & Decorative Arts

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Conservation of Sculpture & Decorative Arts

– Conservation is an overarching term which refers to all of the activities that we do, including the preventive work, the analysis, the authentication, the

WYLAND: Artists and Oceans

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WYLAND: Artists and Oceans

I painted murals when I was in high school. I had a teacher that owned a Dairy Queen and I painted an Alps scene; a

What Is Marine Debris? | A Cartoon Crash Course

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What Is Marine Debris? | A Cartoon Crash Course

You know that feeling of having too much stuff – gadgets, loose socks, maybe a couple of abandoned fishing vessels? Now imagine that multiplied by,

What Is Ecosystem-Based Fishery Management? | A Cartoon Crash Course

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What Is Ecosystem-Based Fishery Management? | A Cartoon Crash Course

Ecosystem based fishery management… Try saying THAT 10 times fast. Ecosystem based fishery management… Ecosystem based fishery management… Maybe we should just call it EBFM.

Museum & Study Collection: Conservation

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Museum & Study Collection: Conservation

All of these busts are casts taken from statues and largely in Italian collection. There was a rip-roaring trade in the 1800s and early 1900s

NPG BTS: Conservation of a Monument to Daguerre – National Portrait Gallery

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NPG BTS: Conservation of a Monument to Daguerre – National Portrait Gallery

(Music) This sculpture hadn’t been maintained for a number of years so the project involves a reduction of the corrosion layer that we’re finding on