World Monuments Fund, Through a Major Gift from Ioana Maria (Mica) Ertegun, Leads the Campaign to Support the Three Major Christian Communities of the Holy Sepulchre in the Restoration of the Edicule
$1.3 Million in Support Given by Ertegun for the Conservation Work on the Structure that Houses the Tomb of Christ
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Resurrecting a revolution: The fight to save Cuba's forgotten art schools
Conceived more than five decades ago by Fidel Castro and Che Guevara to bring arts education to the world's underprivileged, Cuba's National Art Schools lie on the edge of Havana, a stunning but collapsing monument to the country's revolutionary beginnings.
Watch Day: arte y técnica en el reflejo de la noche
Con la visita de la directora del Programa World Monuments Fund para Latinoamérica, España y Portugal, la arquitecta Norma Barbacci, a Santiago de Cuba el 31 de enero de 2016, se comenzó oficialmente el trabajo para la recuperación y salvaguarda de los 12 templos coloniales de la Arquidiócesis de Santiago de Cuba incluidos en la Watch List 2016.
Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney’s Restored Studio Opens for Public Tours
The New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting, and Sculpture is hosting the first regular public tours of Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney's private studio following a restoration project.
Roma. Al via i restauri per le Uccelliere Farnese
I lavori saranno realizzati grazie all'investimento di 300 mila euro della Soprintendenza e mezzo milione di dollari in arrivo dal World Monuments Fund con American Express.
Nepalese Temple, 4 Other Sites Receive Funding Totaling $1M
World Monuments Fund announced grants on Monday totaling $1 million for five historic sites, including a 16th-century Nepalese temple destroyed in last year's massive earthquake. Monday's announcement comes one year to the day after the Char Narayan temple was decimated by the 7.8-magnitude earthquake, which claimed 9,000 lives, injured 22,000 people and destroyed 600,000 homes.