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Conservation: An Introduction Works of art come to the conservation lab in various states of preservation. Each work requires special care to assess the materials and techniques used by the artist,...
Conservation Information: Uncovering Watteau
This episode of the Art Institute of Chicago Musecast includes: Exhibition Focus: Mario Ybarra, Jr.  works his...
Musecast: June 2008
With the aid of modern CT scan technology, conservators are seeing ancient civilizations in a whole new light, from Egyptian High Priests to Peruvian artisans.  Their remnants of day-of-day life are...
Audio Lecture: Molecular to Monumental: Rediscovering Lost Cultures from the Inside Out
Click on the link below to visit an in-depth interactive website created to explore some of the artworks from Matisse: Radical Invention 1913-1917.
Web Interactive: <em>Matisse: Radical Invention 1913-1917</em>
Learn about the history, creation, conservation, and reinstallation of one of the most beloved works in the Art Institute's collection.
Video: Marc Chagall's <em>America Windows</em>
This website explores the conservation efforts undertaken on an artwork by Picasso in the Art Institute's collection. Infrared and X-ray analysis of Picasso's The Old Guitarist reveal the...
Website: Revealing Picasso Conservation Project
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This online scholarly catalogue is the second volume in the Art Institute’s scholarly digital series on the Impressionist circle. The catalogue offers in-depth curatorial and technical entries on 25...
This online scholarly catalogue is the museum’s third volume in its scholarly digital series on the Impressionist circle. This catalogue offers in-depth curatorial and technical entries on the five...
When conservator Faye Wrubel examined Caillebotte's masterpiece Paris Street; Rainy Day in the Art Institute's conservation studio after it had traveled from Paris to New York and back to...
Video: A Thousand and One Swabs—The Transformation of <em>Paris Street; Rainy Day</em>
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