This year’s annual dinner took place at Vincent – A Restaurant in downtown Minneapolis and across the street from Holidazzle Village. After an amazing meal, Fr. Mark Haydu, international director of the Patrons, treated us to a fascinating presentation about Angels in the Vatican and our latest restoration project: The Colorful Molds. There was also […]
In 2012 and 2013, Jack and Cathy Farrell made a very generous donation to help excavate the ancient 4th Century ruins beneath Saint Paul Outside the Walls in Rome. This project has since been completed and inaugurated with great fanfare in Rome. Thanks to the Farrells and our chapter, now people from around the world […]
The restoration of the Bernard Buffet paintings that our chapter adopted last year is complete – and with money to spare! The beautiful Veronica and Nativity paintings were viewed by our chapter as they were being restored when we visited the Vatican last October. See images from our visit and learn more about this completed […]
The MN/ND chapter of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums has taken on the financing of another project, which has already begun. “Nativity” and “St. Veronica” by famed Expressionist painter Bernard Buffet are currently being restored in the Vatican restoration laboratories. Read more about this exciting project here.
The MN/ND Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums is announcing that they will complete payment for the restoration of the marble chimney in the Room of the Mysteries in the Borgia Apartments. This last payment for the restoration will be presented to Father Mark Haydu, International Director of the Patrons of the Arts […]