The recent college graduate was beside himself. Even though he nearly had every single detail in place he was still a bundle of nerves. Following the tradition of the last three Christmas celebrations, he...
- 'They Love Freedom': Ai Weiwei On His Lego Portraits Of Fellow Activists June 27, 2017The Chinese artist created Trace while under house arrest, and he wasn't allowed to travel to their San Francisco debut. Now, he has his passport back, and was finally able to see it on display.
- With Chemistry And Care, Conservators Keep Masterpieces Looking Their Best June 27, 2017Armed with cotton swabs, strong solvents and a lot of training, conservators are entrusted with restoring priceless works of art. At the National Gallery of Art we learn that varnish is enemy No. 1.