UK Chapter Visit, October 26-28, 2017

Fast approaching is our upcoming visit from the United Kingdom Chapter of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums to the eternal city. The UK Chapter […]

THE REBIRTH OF THE MADONNA DELLA CINTOLA

When the Madonna della Cintola arrived in the hands of the restorers and scholars at the Vatican, it not only stood out thanks to its immense size, but […]

NW Chapter visit: 5th-8th October

As we begin to anticipate the arrival of autumn, so too are we preparing for visits from our Chapters, the first of which is the Northwest. The group […]

Garden Mixologists

  The end of summer brings memories of sunshine-filled road trips, beach trips, and maybe even good food and refreshing cocktail enjoyed during the vacation. In the case […]

Initial Greetings from our New International Director

  Vatican City, September 8, 2017   Dear Patrons, Greetings from Rome where today I officially take the helm as the Intemational Director of the Patrons of the […]

WELCOME TO OUR NEW INTERNATIONAL DIRECTOR

It is with extreme gratitude that we say goodbye to, Fr. Daniel Hennessy, L.C., International Director of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums from summer 2016 […]

The Menorah: Worship, History, and Legend

15 May-23 July 2017   “You shall make a menorah* of pure beaten gold—its shaft and branches—with its cups and knobs and petals springing directly from it. Six branches […]

“The Life of a Swiss Guard, A Private View” in Washington, DC

The Exhibition was unveiled Thursday night at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception with welcome remarks from Msgr. Walter Rossi of the Basilica, Most Rev. […]

Life of a Swiss Guard at the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts Museum

The photography exhibition, Life of a Swiss Guard: A Private View has been open to the public from February 4 through March 25, 2017 at Faneuil Hall on […]

Vatican Museums restorers save artworks in Italy’s earthquake zones

(Vatican Radio) Five restorers from the Vatican Museums are working to salvage works of art in churches and towns damaged in recent earthquakes in central Italy: that, according […]