Art Restoration & Conservation Workshops, June 16- July 4, 2016
The workshop will include the practices of conservation and restoration of fresco, canvas, frame making and gilding. The session will begin with an introduction, practical hands-on experience, excursions and lectures. After introductions which are common to all areas, participants may choose a specific area of focus.
The frescoes that will be worked on and studied are part of the rupestral settlements (underground habitations) located in the Alta Murgia area.
Canvases are provided by local churches and private collections and will be worked on onsite at Masseria La Selva. Please note that there is a fee for these workshops. WORKSHOP FEE: 2,650 EUR
1. Fresco restoration and conservation
2. Canvas restorationCommon to all areas of workshops will include:
More information can be found here.