Science on the Sofa 2020

How do we test different materials found in paintings in the conservation lab?

Learn about this and much more from Science on the Sofa, the free online event from Glasgow Science Festival running from 9th September until 9th November, 2020.

Graphic artwork for Science on the Sofa, the online event at the Glasgow Science Festival 2020. The poster is drawn in cartoon style and shows a family sitting on a sofa holding various scientific instruments including a test tube, a microscope, a computer, and a model of a DNA strand (copyright Glasgow Science Festival/University of Glasgow)
Science on the Sofa at the Glasgow Science Festival, 2020

IMPASTOW are delighted to take part in the Glasgow Science Festival this year, and we hope you have great fun exploring. We’d love to hear from you if you have any questions.

Watch out for more videos to come looking at other aspects of testing the materials in paintings.