Category Archives: Other News

Textile Conservation at the Cleveland Museum of Art

Back in January the textile lab installed two kesas in the Japanese galleries. March textile rotations included the Coptic gallery and the Chinese gallery. Work then continued on preparing objects for textile rotations in the Native North American case and … Continue reading

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From East to West: News from Paintings Conservation at the CMA

The conservation department has been co-hosting and teaching the Keithley Institute’s object based art history program’s PhD and Master candidates with Painting Conservator Heather Galloway (who has departed the ICA to start up her own practice and continue to help the CMA/CWRU … Continue reading

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News from the Paper Lab at the Cleveland Museum of Art

As anticipated, the museum’s collection of Indian miniatures has been the focus of much activity in the paper lab. Last fall Moyna Stanton, Paper Conservator, and Kimi Taira, Third-Year Graduate Intern from the University of Delaware, audited a CASE University graduate art … Continue reading

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Research and Conservation of a Day-Glo Painted Leather Jacket at the IMA

IMA conservators are collaborating on a unique cross-disciplinary conservation problem. A leather Moto jacket painted with the unmistakable — albeit fluorescent green — face of the Mona Lisa was acquired by the IMA. Designed by designer Stephan Sprouse and painted … Continue reading

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A Brief from Missouri

Heugh-Edmondson Conservation Services, LLC is pleased to be welcoming Allison Brewer as a Pre-Program Conservation Technician.  She will be working with us and preparing for application to the programs next winter.  Her tasks and training will be on works of … Continue reading

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