Academic Conference

Renaissance Society of America Conference

Sat, April 1, 2017
Veronese Revealed: Save Venice Inc. at the Church of San Sebastiano I, 1:30 – 3:00 pm
Veronese Revealed: Save Venice Inc. at the Church of San Sebastiano II: 3:30 – 5:00pm

Chicago, the Palmer House Hilton
Seventh Floor, Burnham 4

Join Save Venice for two panels dedicated to San Sebastiano, organized by Mary E. Frank, Independent Scholar, and chaired by Patricia Fortini Brown, Princeton University.

The first panel, with respondent Frederick Ilchman, Museum of Fine Arts Boston, features:
Melissa Conn, Save Venice Inc., Preserving the Art of Paolo Veronese: A Historical Overview
Mary E. Frank, Independent Scholar, Out of the Blue: A Digital Restoration of Veronese’s Ceiling at San Sebastiano
Sarah Blake McHam, Rutgers University, How Save Venice’s Conservation at San Sebastiano Modifies Understanding of Veronese’s and Jacopo Sansovino’s Interaction

The second panel, with respondent Giorgio Tagliaferro, University of Warwick, features:
Sonia H. Evers, Virgins to the Rescue: Veronese’s Decoration of the Church of San Sebastiano
Thomas Dalla Costa, Veronese’s Workshop at the Church of San Sebastiano: Benedetto Caliari and Others
Sophia D’Addio, Veronese’s Organ Shutters at San Sebastiano and Beyond: A Master and His Workshop

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Photo credit: Matteo De Fina