Monthly Archives: February 2017

Conservation of Archival Material

Conservation of archival material is a specialized field of work. We need to understand the structure and chemistry of paper, ink, binders, adhesives etc. This video is actually making a tough job seem quite easy. Whenever we need to separate two surfaces/layers, we need to understand many things about those two surfaces. One of the…

Beginning of a story writing job

Namita “Sometimes professions are created and offered to you as a gift!” I never planned to be a conservator (of cultural property). I was just a curious kid who wanted to know about life, how living bodies work, how the whole world works?! I had very good artistic skills too. Was doing B.Sc and just…