"It's always interesting to see the original of an artwork that has been widely reproduced. Copies are never quite the same, in my opinion, and getting to interact with this piece has been so rewarding."
Two years since COVID-19 triggered a national lockdown and evacuation of the workplace, the staff of CCAHA looks back on successful strategies that helped us adapt and continue preservation and conservation work for our clients.
The photographer wanted to convey to his colleagues in Philadelphia the immensity of what he saw and that it was not only on the shoulders of the workers to do good work, Kahn’s staff needed to do so as well.
February 20th marks both Louis I. Kahn's 121st birthday and the opening of a new show, The Project of Independence: Architectures of Decolonization in South Asia, 1947–1985, at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.
CCAHA is seeking a Conservation Technician to work at our Philadelphia lab. The Conservation Technician contributes to CCAHA's mission by supporting lab staff with essential tasks, registrar functions, and assistance with treatment and housing projects as needed.