Gallery Talk: Conservation of Ancient Greek Vases and Sculpture
Sponsored by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston at Sharf Visitor Center
465 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 2115
United States

Join art conservators for a gallery talk in the newly renovated ancient Greek galleries.  While viewing the artworks, hear how museum staff including curators, conservators, mount-makers, art-riggers, and scientists worked together to study, improve the stability and appearance, and install these ancient Greek artworks.  Learn about select objects’ histories, how they were made in ancient times, and how and why their appearances may have changed over time.

Free with museum admission (Wednesday, October 15 the museum admission is a voluntary donation, Saturday, October 18 the museum admission is Adults: $25, Seniors: $23, Students (18 and over): $23, Children: Free)

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