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Art Conservation Versus Restoration: What’s the Difference?

fragmentary colossal head of a youth at met photo by gail worley
Fragmentary Colossal Head of a Youth Photo by Gail

Many who pride themselves on being knowledgeable about art are missing important distinctions about the difference between art conservation and art restoration. While they are both concerned with improving the appearance of artwork, the processes vary greatly. Understanding these differences is important for art owners who are looking to restore or conserve their pieces. Read on to help yourself differentiate between art conservation and art restoration.

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Save The Earth, Or Go Somewhere Else

Happy Earth Day, Motherfuckers

Remember: The World We Leave is the World We’re Coming Back To

Hey what’s up. Happy Earth Day and all that.  At lunch time today, they were handing out free bags of delicious popcorn in the cafeteria, which rules and everything, because popcorn is awesome, but I am not sure how that helps us to celebrate Earth Day, specifically. My wish for Earth Day would be that smokers kindly stop using the world as their personal ashtray, and that everyone please remember to recycle. Also, “Zero Population Growth.” Thank you, drive through.