Preserving Precious Objects: Science and Secrets of Conservation

Wednesday, April 19, 6 p.m., Gartner Auditorium. 

The Womens Council of the Cleveland Museum of Art invites you to its annual evening program. Have you ever wondered what magic is worked behind the scenes by the museum's conservation department to identify, authenticate and repair works of art? Join Per Knutås, the CMA’s Eric and Jane Nord chief conservator, and Colleen Snyder, CMA’s associate conservator of objects, as they discuss the newest techniques and applications of using 3-D modeling and CT scans to conserve objects of bronze and stone. 

Free and open to the public.