Restoration Conversations Magazine
The Restoration Conversations magazine is a bi-annual publication, on-line and in print. A selection of ‘teaser features’ appears here each month, leading up to our Autumn/Winter and Spring/Summer issues.
Click on the cover to read the issue of the magazine.
To get a feel for the themes we explore, here is a sampling of our column titles.
Patroness and Paladin
How historic women supported each other or championed their cause
Female conservators and conservation highlights
Face the Music
Woman musicians, composers, performers, and dancers
Sisterhoods in history or siblings who shared a common quest
The Garden Path
Landscaping, garden design, botanical sciences, illustration
Women ‘in space’
Ways women conquered the public and professional sphere
Women in ‘place’
Spaces and symbols of female achievement
Art and Letters
A dialogue between the arts, juxtaposing paintings, drawing, photos poems, and writing
Artist, Muse and Mother
Issues that affect the lives of female artists in history, the choice of family or career,
being supported or overshadowed by a partner
Hands of time
Women of science, craftsmanship and invention
Header photo: Rose and Richard Pritts, ‘The archives at the Innocenti Museum’ in Florence, 2019