When Heritage Turns to Rubble

In late March a coalition of wealthy states, led by Saudi Arabia, began constantly bombing Yemen.  The stated rationale for this air war and naval blockade has been to reinstate former interim president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi in power after he was forced out by a rebellion in the north.  The primary target of the campaign […]

Preserving Visual Culture

This winter I had the opportunity to tour the Winterthur Scientific Research and Analysis Laboratory at the Winterthur Museum in Winterthur, Delaware. This is the second campus location of the University of Delaware’s (Newark, Delaware) Art Conservation Department. The University of Delaware is one of four art conservation programs in the nation. The main objective […]