12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Curtis Memorial Library
23 Pleasant Street
Brunswick , Maine 04011
Midcoast Senior College – “ART CLEANING AND RESTORATION”
The science of cleaning and repairing aging or damaged canvases, frames, and sculptures while maintaining the artist’s original creation and intent is a challenge that will be described in detail. Examples will be presented, and processes explained.
Peter and Teresa Fogg have operated an art conservation practice from their Wiscasset studio since 1987. Trained in the U.S. and Europe, they are affiliated with the American Institute for Conservation, Sotheby’s and the Smithsonian Institute, among others. They enjoy a world-wide reputation and are known for their quality and expertise.
Sponsored by Sunnybrook Senior Living Community