With John Paul II on the occasion of the completion of the restoration of Michelangelo's frescos in the Sistine Chapel.


1986, Marakesh, Morocco. Presentation of the AGA KHAN Award for Architure for the restoration of the fire damaged painted dome of the Al Aqsa Mosque Jerusalem. Paul Schwartzbaum, third from the left, with Prince Hassan bin Talal of Jordan, King Mohammed VI of Morocco, and the Aga Khan.

1997 Gehry Book dedication to me bilbao opening.JPG

Frank Gehry's thank you to Paul from his collaboration on the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao


Receiving a Doctora Honoris Causa from the Cluj-Napoca University of Art and Design, 2011.


Sorry, I couldn't resist. My favorite interns at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection.


Invited as a guest scholar to the Getty Conservation Center, April - June 2013

And Invited twice to the Tokyo National Research Institute of Cultural Properties as a guest scholar, November - December, 1983 & 1984