Fall 2018 NW Patrons event

Fall 2018 NW Patrons event

This is a North West Chapter Event Our chapter met at the home of Frederick and Connie Scheetz. We were treated to a viewing and history of their collection of 17th to 19th century British portraiture. Afterwards we enjoyed a lovely dinner. We concluded the evening...
Bramante Staircase designed by Michelangelo

Bramante Staircase designed by Michelangelo

This is a North West Chapter Restoration The Central Staircases of the Nicchione The curved central staircase of the Nicchione was constructed by Bramante under Julius II (1503-1513) and then integrated with the adjacent, semicircular corridors under Julius III...
Composite half-armors

Composite half-armors

This is a North West Chapter Restoration Included among the works that make up the Historical Collections in the Vatican Museums is a conspicuously large number of weapons and armor dating from the mid-1500’s to the end of the 1800’s. Among the armor, in addition to...
Sfera Completed

Sfera Completed

This is a North West Chapter Event The Northwest Chapter recently visited Italy where we dedicated the restoration of Arnaldo Pomodoro’s Sfera in honor of our Northwest Chapter’s co-founder, Thomas S. James, Jr.  This sculpture, was donated by the artist in 1990 to...