PARISH ART RESTORATION PROJECT

As we celebrate the fiesta of our patron saint, St. Anthony of Padua, on June 13, we shall also launch the Amorsolo Restoration Project. Before the construction of Santuario de San Antonio in 1953, the Franciscans commissioned Fernando Amorsolo (1892-1972), national artist, to paint copies of two murals attributed to Giotto di Bondone in theContinue reading “PARISH ART RESTORATION PROJECT”

PROJECT BRIEF FOR THE CONSERVATION OF THE AMORSOLOS

The conservation of the two Amorsolo murals will be undertaken by the Roberto M. Lopez Conservation Center of the Lopez Museum. The project is estimated to take place in three phases over the course of 18 months. The first phase entails project preparations where the contract will be finalized, teams assembled, requirements constructed, and specialContinue reading “PROJECT BRIEF FOR THE CONSERVATION OF THE AMORSOLOS”