Saturday, January 16, 2021
Home Tags Fresco

Tag: fresco

FAB FRESCOS: Spain has some of the best, but how many do you recognise?

FROM cave paintings to church frescos to modern murals of epic scale, countless artists have left their brush marks on Spanish architecture down the...

Catalonia leaders accused of frustrating attempts to return priceless Romanesque artworks

Catalan leaders are being accused of undermining attempts to repatriate priceless Romanesque frescoes

Botched Spanish fresco fiasco being turned into an opera

Octogenarian artist Cecilia Gimenez’s laughable attempt to restore the 19th century fresco Ecce Homo (Behold This Man) first put the unsung town of Borja in Aragon on the world map

Infamous Spanish fresco restoration sparks tourist boom

After being thrust into the global spotlight following her handy work, pensioner Cecilia Gimenez has helped bring unexpected benefits to her village

Fresco fiasco in Spanish town

In a botched restoration project, an elderly resident of Borja destroyed a 19th century church painting of Christ