School of  Restoration in Rome
Mural paintings

Painting of frescoes

Choice of the painting subject and preparation of the cartoon.
Spread of the “arriccio” (base plaster) out of a mobile surface.
Spread of the “intonaco” (outer plaster) in several days
Transfer of design, “sinopia”, direct design, direct and indirect incision, “spolvero technique”, ”battitura dei fili technique” (which consists in stretching a soaked colour thread between two nails and tracing a straight architectural line), cheque work.
Information on non suitable material.
Fresco painting with powder pigments.
Preparation of the “a secco” painting surface.
Tempera with animal glue painting.
Painting of a “mezzo fresco” on a thin plaster layer.

Periods of attendance:

Period B - 30th June - 11th July 2014
Period C - 14th - 25th July 2014

Courses: the restoration Institute
Monday-Friday: 9:00am- 1:00 pm

-Guided tours:
-  Museum Great Barberini
- The Vatican Museums 

Payment: 50% at the time of enrolment and the other 50% by the beginning of the course either via bank transfer or post current account.

Post Current Account: n. 72285000 made out to the “Istituto Italiano Arte, Artigianato e Restauro”.
Bank Transfer: Banca Intesa San Paolo (IBAN:IT24Y0306903336100000001924) made out to the “Istituto Italiano Arte, Artigianato e Restauro”.

- Certificate of participation for high school and university credits
- Application form

Where we are in Rome

Istituto Italiano Arte Artigianato e Restauro

We are located in Via Flaminia 79, in the very center of Rome, walking distance from Spanish Steps (Piazza di Spagna) and close to the underground FLAMINIO (Red Line)


Scuola Restauro Roma

For information and registration (by appointment), please don't hesitate to contact us.


Monday to Friday from 10.00 to 13.00

+39 063210416
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+39 06 632853