Conservation

Herculaneum gains ground

Buffer zone to be created with the purchase of a 5,200 sq. m plot of land near the archaeological site

Published online: 16 April 2014

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The 18th century to get its lustre back at the Louvre

Closed since 2005, the museum’s period rooms reopen in June after a €26m renovation

Published online: 16 April 2014

San Francisco salon reopens its doors

After a major restoration, the 18th-century French period room is ready to receive visitors again

Published online: 03 April 2014

Re-enter the dragon

MFA Boston’s blockbuster Edo-period painting goes back on show after 20 years

Published online: 27 March 2014

Bulgari ‘adopts’ Rome’s Spanish Steps

Luxury firm celebrates 130th anniversary by funding €1.5m restoration of historic landmark

Published online: 27 March 2014

Italy pledges €135m to restore southern heritage sites

The under-funded region’s cultural patrimony gets special attention

Published online: 26 March 2014

 

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