These wooden figures—often with glass eyes and wigs—appear incredibly lifelike. Discover what’s beneath their skin.
Watch a sculptor demonstrate the use of traditional tools as he carves a block of marble.
Cut, abrade, polish. With these three actions, Chinese artisans have been refining jade for 6000 years.
It takes many hands—and a lot of heat—to cast bronze. Follow the steps of this complex, non-intuitive process.
X-rays of this unique bronze figure revealed an iron armature, as well as vital clues to the sculptor’s process.