Three Crosses Restored Thanks to Our Michigan...

Restorations are complete on three beautiful crucifixes!In 2007, Carlo and Lucia Barocchi donated three exquisite crosses to Pope Benedict XVI. One was a 14th century copper crucifix of […]

This Dashing Dacian Prince has Been Fully Restored...

With work beginning in 2012, we are happy to say that this colossal statue of a defeated prince has been fully restored and is ready for display. The […]

Wrapping Up Another Restoration: Vatican Mummy...

Thanks to the generosity of Cecil and Susan Hawkins of the Canadian Chapter, the Vatican Museums is proud to announce that the conservation of the Mummy of an […]

The Restoration of ‘Jesus in Front of...

The Passion of Christ is one of the most depicted narratives in the history of art. It was, and is, such an important part of the Catholic faith, […]

California Patrons Fund the Mass Spectrometer

When works of art are brought to the labs, there is not only the opportunity to restore them, but it is also possible to discover more about their […]

Focus on the Augustus of Prima Porta

On the occasion of two-thousandth anniversary of the death of the first emperor of Rome, the marble masterpiece Augustus of Prima Porta returns to the Vatican Museums following […]

Ohio Chapter’s Restoration of the First...

Traditionally, when a pope wanted to travel, he was carried in the sedia gestaoria: a chair carried on the shoulders of a number of papal attendants. Transportation at […]

Glorious Globes: Two 17th Century Painted Globes

Two Globes crafted by G.J. Blaeu (1571-1638) were transferred in the Paper Restoration Lab in 2008 to be painstakingly restored.  One is the globe of the earth while […]

Ohio Chapter’s Completed Project, “San...

Look at what we can do! 2011 gave us the renovation of The Church of St. Salvatore of Terrione, known as “di Ossibus”. Thanks again to the Ohio […]

11 Chinese Scrolls Restored Thanks to Our Texas...

Check out work from our Texas Chapter! Gardens blossom in our artistic projects too: one prominent restoration project centers on 11 sumptuous Chinese scrolls depicting flowers in bloom. […]