Meet the Conservators
You can share this podcast by copying this HTML to your clipboard and pasting into your blog or web page.
Conservation is an essential part of preserving objects for museums, but it is also a field that often goes unnoticed. The Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia is seeking to change this, with an exhibition called “Conservation: Craft or Science?”, which highlights modern conservation practices alongside the artifacts being shown. We speak with conservators Lalitha Thiagarajah, Mohd Azizi Mohd Azhar and Afiqah Mustafa about the importance of their work, the actual science behind what they do, and the extremely diverse types of approaches they take.
Produced by: Sharmilla Ganesan
Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan
This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.