Cathedral of Saint John the Divine

Noted by The New York City Landmark’s Preservation Commission as “the largest Cathedral in the world”, The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine’s magnificent French Gothic interior built in 1892, suffered a fire on December 18, 2001. The smoke from the fire covered the entire interior surface of the cathedral with a thick layer of soot. Ernest Neuman Studios …

Map Room New York Public Library

The New York Times described the newly restored ceiling of the Maps Division as, “a ceiling that has been likened to an inside-out Faberge egg.” Ernest Neuman Studios played a significant roll in the Library’s first restoration of The Maps Division since it was opened in 1911. The focal point of this project was the restoration of the ornate 20-foot …

The Prince George Ballroom

The Prince George Ballroom in Manhattan’s Flatiron district just underwent a major renovation, modernizing the historic space while maintaining its original Neo-Renaissance features. Ernest Neuman Studios Work on ceiling and column moldings and painting. The renovations mark a new renaissance for the Prince George Ballroom, which dates back to 1904 when it opened as one of New York City’s grand …

Waldorf Astoria Hotel

The Waldorf Astoria has been an audacious civic icon since it first opened in 1931, and we are honored to be part of the team and the effort to restore this Art Deco masterpiece, while turning it into a world-class destination for the 21st century.

Ornamental Plaster

Ernest Neuman Studios are experts at conserving existing ornamental plaster. First by studying existing conditions of the black iron framing and lath and then by sounding the the existing plaster to determine its condition we can develop a site specific treatment to assure the a safe a complete restoration of any plaster project. We create latex molds on site, take …