Monday, March 26, 2012 at 7:00PM

The Monastery of Saint Catherine in Sinai:
Conservation of the Sixth-Century Mosaic of the Transfiguration
LECTURE

 

 

 

Hear Roberto Nardi, founder of the Centro di Conservazione Archeologica and the Archaeological Institute of America Kress Lecturer 2010-2011, tell the fascinating story behind the conservation of the delicate jewel of early Byzantine art, which until recently was close to collapse.

Remarks by Prof. Mohamed Helmy ElBorai, Cultural Counselor and Director, Embassy of Egypt, Cultural & Educational Bureau and Dr. Zoe Kosmidou, Minister Counselor, Cultural Affairs, Embassy of Greece and USA Office Director Hellenic Foundation for Culture.







LOCATION
Auditorium - Embassy of Italy
3000 Whitehaven Street NW
Washington, DC 20008

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