The Consulta financed the restoration of the gouache gilding, the lacquered painting and the painting of the ceiling. The restoration works were preceded by a study of the techniques used and photographs were taken of the site before the intervention.
Presso la Fondazione Camillo Cavour di Santena, nell’archivio della famiglia Cavour, è presente una preziosa documentazione circa le fasi di costruzione della cappella, dal 1862, con aggiornamenti e trasformazioni degli anni novanta dell’Ottocento e con i disegni dell’intervento di consolidamento avvenuto nel 1932.
The Exhibition highlighted the rich creativity of the Lenci manufacture with a wide collection of pottery, drawings and plaster works from several private collection and from the Modern and Contemporary Art Gallery of Turin.
Over the years 2008-2009 the Consulta cared for the restoration of some Flemish paintings from the Dukes of Savois and from Prince Eugenio collection, as well as from the Riccardo Gualino collection.
The refurbishing of the area dedicated to special effects, also known as Chroma Key, has resulted in an innovative solution both from the points of view of quality and effectiveness: the setup is focused on some computer graphic animated sequences, strongly appealing the viewers.