Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage

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Yale’s Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage is a research collaborative, dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of material culture. Our work connects Yale students, scholars, and collections, catalyzing wide-ranging partnerships that bridge art and science in a unique space for learning, creativity, and innovation.

News and Events

Yale’s Gilchrest honored for impact on cultural heritage conservation. Photo by Katelin Lee, AIC)
June 3, 2022
Mike Cummings, Yale News.  Alison Gilchrest, director of Yale’s Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage (IPCH), has been awarded the Forbes Medal by the American...
The View From Here
March 17, 2022
Mike Cummings, Yale News. Sarah Onyinyechukwu Okeke has a passion for photography and a keen understanding of how a photograph can connect people. “The thing about...
March 1, 2022
Mike Cummings, Yale News.  Alison Gilchrest, who for over a decade has led national and international initiatives to promote collaboration in the field of cultural heritage...
February 23, 2022
Yale Engineering, 2021-2022 (p.58).  Every artwork comes with its own set of challenges for conservators and curators, not the least of which is curbing the effects of time....