Lecture: Chicago

The Art and Science of Saving Venice

Wed, March 29, 2017, 6:00pm

Dr. Frederick Ilchman, Save Venice Chairman; Chair of the Art of Europe department at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Melissa Conn, Director, Venice Office of Save Venice

Italian Cultural Institute
500 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1450

Save Venice Inc. and the Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago are pleased to invite you for a lecture on restoring and preserving the incredibly vast art and architectural heritage of Venice.

Art historian Frederick Ilchman and Melissa Conn, Director of the Venice office of Save Venice, will guide us through the different aspects of such a difficult endeavor which relies on the involvement of different kinds of knowledge and professional figures.

Free and open to the public. A reception will follow. RSVP here

Photo credit: Matteo De Fina