Question: In your opinion what is the right method for a restoration work?
• The conservative one, keeping everything in the same state in which it currently is?
• In case one needs to build missing pieces, will it be fundamental to highlight the
differences of the new work from the original one?
• Will it be necessary to realise a workpiece similar to the original, maybe using similar
SUBJECTS OF THE THEORETICAL PART
• Conservative restoration method in architecture.
• Conservative restoration method for art objects.
• Restorations in case of restrictions from the Superintendence.
• Documentation of all of the restoration works to be included in the contract.
• Amount of costs for the intervention.
• Integration of the originally unbudgeted expenses with accompanying documentation .
• Integration of expenses for possible missing historical research.
• Cleaning by salt rinsing.
• Rust converters.
• Documentable reversible projects.
• Treatments and preservation.
• Materials used for the restoration work with accompanying certifications.
PRACTICAL OPERATION OF THE RESTORATION WORK
• THE SCHOOL WILL FURNISH HISTORICAL ELEMENTS THAT NEED TO UNDERGO RESTORATION
• Take pictures of the parts that need restoration in their current state, capturing all their
• Take pictures and provide documentary evidence of all the passages carried out during
the entire process of restoration.
• Dismantling of the damaged and eroded parts.
• Cleaning of encrustations, paints, and salt rinsing for the remaining parts.
• Construction of copies of the tools that need to be similar to those used originally to
build the missing parts.
• Technique for fake aging of materials, in order to put them together with the old ones
• Rust converter and preservation treatment.
THE COURSE WILL LAST 5 DAYS.