Disasters

Blowing up Mosul's historic mosques is 'a war crime'

British archaeologist and peer compares loss to the destruction of an English medieval cathedral

Published online: 28 July 2014

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US museums provide emergency support for Syria

Syrian curators, heritage experts and civilians are being trained to secure high-risk collections

Published online: 18 July 2014

Ming and Qing architecture faces ruin after flooding

Ancient Chinese town of Fenghuang hit as severe storms batter the region

Published online: 16 July 2014

‘Small army’ of 100 conservators volunteer to restore Glasgow School of Art

School’s board vows to rebuild Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s fire-ravaged library

Published online: 26 May 2014

Glasgow School of Art's famous building badly damaged by fire

Hopes grow that much of Charles Rennie Mackintosh's Arts and Crafts masterpiece has been saved

Published online: 24 May 2014

Artist linked to Korean ferry disaster

Businessman turned photographer denies any stake in the operator of the Sewol vessel

Published online: 22 May 2014