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In the New York Gilding Studio with Robin Roi

To get ready for the busy holiday season, the Van Cleef & Arpels Flagship Jewelry store on Fifth Avenue at 57th Street in New York City is getting gilt. Robin Roi, EverGreene’s Director of Decorative Finishes, walks us through our … Continue reading

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Creating an American Renaissance: Theaters and LHAT

Theaters are the epicenter of culture for American cities and towns. From Hamlet to Star Trek; Stravinsky to Gershwin we flock to theaters to be entertained by plays, movies, music and dance. Theaters enrich us personally and they enrich our … Continue reading

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Richard Rodgers Restoration: Exhuming a Lost Proscenium

EverGreene is appearing on Broadway…once again . We’re providing restoration and conservation services for the Nederlander Organization on the Richard Rodgers Theater, 226 West 46th Street in Times Square. The Theater is distinguished as housing the most number of Tony-award winning … Continue reading

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How Gold Leaf is Made

Founded in 1820, Giusto Manetti Battiloro is one of Florence’s oldest businesses still in operation. They manufacture gold leaf, and this video gives you an idea of how it’s done. This summer we’re gilding the exterior of the newly reconstructed dome at … Continue reading

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Loew’s Kings Theatre Restoration Project

It may look like the set of an apocalypse film now, but the Loew’s Kings Theatre will be one of New York’s most prized theaters once again. After 5 years of planning, EverGreene is now starting some major work to … Continue reading

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Restoring Ornamental Plaster on an Historic Lobby Ceiling

EverGreene has spent the past five months stripping paint coatings and repairing plaster cracks and uneven surfaces in the incredibly elaborate lobby of an historic residential building on Central Park West. The lobby was repainted multiple times since it was … Continue reading

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Conserving & Gilding the Eagle in Morristown Library, NJ

EverGreene was contracted to carry out the conservation and re- gilding of an eagle  located in the reference room of the Morristown Library. The eagle dates back to the Morristown Armory: when the Armory burned down in 1920, the eagle … Continue reading

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