Сonservation and Display of Icons in the Studion Icon Collection

Foundation:

The U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation

The Challenge:

Preservation and rescue of the unique collection of works of tempera painting easel XVII-XIX century. - Cultural monuments of Ukraine, which are part of world heritage of sacred art

Major Activities:

1. The restoration of 38 icons and 2 wooden carving masterpieces.

2. Publication of full-color promotional album about the history and present Galician iconography.

3. Equipment church building museum security and fire alarm system.

Results:

The detailed analysis, published the album were restored and the museum 48 icons and two masterpieces of sacred wood carving. Collection saved monuments of culture - ancient Ukrainian icon painting and wood carving works is in the Church - Museum of Sacred Art. Blessed Clement Sheptytsky - st. Krivonosa, 1, m. Lviv.