Paolo Veronese’s decorative cycle in the church of San Sebastiano in Venice includes murals on the walls of the nave of the church.
A long list of treasures and art objects have been the beneficiaries of FHC's conservation efforts. In addition to art, building and garden conservation, FHC sponsors the ArtReach program.
One of the Castle's most beautiful artifacts is the 16th C Spanish Mudejar ceiling. The story told by the ceiling and its beauty have been muted by accumulation of almost 500 years of smoke and soot.
Our mission is to preserve Balboa Park's legacy for future generations through parkwide projects which focus on the entire park and all of its 115 + established tenants as well as the Public at large.
Save Venice Inc., based in New York with an office in Venice, has raised more than $20 million to restore over 400 works of art and architecture in Venice.
Portolan charts, illustrating the harbors and trade routes of the Mediterranean, were an early cartographic form. The online catalogue will include a full description, with images, of each chart.
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden fosters the conservation of California's native plants through our gardens, scientific research, and education programs, and serves as a role model for sustainable action.
Garden preservation lies at the core of the Garden Conservancy's mission to preserve America's exceptional gardens for the education and enjoyment of the public.
Friends of Balboa Park seeks funding the fabrication cost of signs which will describe the historical uses of certain buildings and sites in San Diego's Balboa Park.
Manuscripts related to the indigenous civilizations and the natural history of the Americas represent a major facet of our collections. Our goal is to scan and make these available on a website.