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Wed, October 19, 2016

18:00 – 19:30

Villa La Pietra
Via Bolognese 120
50139 Firenze

(NYU Faculty and Students only)

Villa La Pietra has hosted the conservation of a 16th century Valois royal tapestry that belongs to the Uffizi Gallery. Before the tapestry is returned to the Uffizi, students are invited to enjoy a special view  of the tapestry with conservators Costanza Perrone Da Zara and Claudia Beyer. Followed by refreshments..
Meeting Point: Villa La Pietra entrance.

Museum Meetings is a series of conversations dedicated to various aspects of art and museums: collecting, display, art techniques, iconography,  conservation, and the role of museums in society today. The journey as a metaphor is the theme for this semester.