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Meet the artist: John Coburn

John Coburn began working at EverGreene shortly after finishing his MFA at the New York Academy of Fine Art in 1997. In Bring It On (2006), we witness an attack on a well-groomed subdivision, from a bird’s-eye-view, rendered in a … Continue reading

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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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“New York Palace Lobby Mural: In Progress” Reblog

We’re in the process of painting a new mural for the New York Palace Hotel, and were just interviewed about our work. Bill Mensching, director of our mural department, along with Zinni Veshi, the artist commissioned for the work, were … Continue reading

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Preservation Districts: Strategic & Smart

Recently, the Wall Street Journal declared Michael Bloomberg the “Mayor of Preservation,” because his administration has created and expanded 41 historic districts throughout the city, which is more than his predecessors. While critics argue that some of the Landmarks Preservation … 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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Painting the Finishing Touches on the New York State Assembly Stairwell

EverGreene is wrapping up a major milestone at the New York State Capitol: we’re putting the finishing touches on the 5th floor level of the NY State Assembly staircase. EverGreene had completed the lower areas several years ago, so we … Continue reading

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OHNY 2011 At the EverGreene Studio

EverGreene opened its doors to Open House New York (OHNY) this year. Visitors were given tours through the design studio, paint studio, and plaster shops. Here are a few pics…

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