Conservation Framing: 9 – Mount Package
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Conservation Framing: 9 – Mount Package

This is the video number 9 of the course of conservation framing carried out by Rinaldin. The course covers the basics of Conservation Framing and has been designed and is presented by Mal Reynolds, a recognised authority on this subject. I’m going to show you now how to seal the glass and the mount package […]

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It Is Good Lookin’ (S2, E8) | AT THE MUSEUM
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It Is Good Lookin’ (S2, E8) | AT THE MUSEUM

Roger Griffith, Associate Sculpture Conservator: So we’re going to start with the rotor blades. Roger: Oh my god. Joy Bloser, Fellow in Sculpture Conservation: Nice! Roger: Did you see the dome? Look. Joy: Yeah, it’s gross. Roger: Wow. [whistling] Joy: Not a bad Monday! Ann Temkin, The Marie-Josée and Henry Kravis Chief Curator of Painting and […]

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Museum Conservation: Cleaning the Kayak in Wyckoff Hall
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Museum Conservation: Cleaning the Kayak in Wyckoff Hall

Hi. I’m Gretchen Anderson I’m the conservator for the Carnegie Museum of Natural History. I’m working with the exhibits crew today to open up exhibit cases in Polar World and do some cleaning. We’re removing some dead bugs and dusting the objects. Also checking condition of the artifacts. The kayak that’s behind me had large […]

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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 this. We’re just going to do all hand screws. Karlos: Just go straight up. Got it? Karlos: Alright, we’re going to lean the painting out. Switch my hands. Michael Duffy, […]

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De-Extinction, Part Two: Yes, no, maybe so?
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De-Extinction, Part Two: Yes, no, maybe so?

Hey, everyone. So on the last episode of The Brain Scoop, we started to talk about de-extinction and a little bit about the science behind it, if you wanna watch that episode, click right here. Three two one. Too slow. Today we’re gonna talk a little bit about the philosophy and the moral implications of […]

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