A L G A R D I and M A L T A - Seminar

presented by
The Art Unit, University of Malta
in collaboration with
Istituto Italiano di Cultura
The British Council

to mark the restoration of
Alessandro Algardi's (1598 - 1654) roundel of the
Beheading of Saint Paul
Wignacourt collegiate Museum, Rabat

restoration director: Sante guido
seminar curator: Keith Sciberras

The Casino Maltese, Valletta
Friday, 4 February 2000

Dress: strictly lounge

The premises are being offered by courtesy of the President and Members of The Casino Maltese

1800hrs Opus Romae Digna
Keith Sciberras (Art Unit, University of Malta)
1815hrs  Mutilation - Misrepresentation - Restoration: Thoughts on Algardi in Malta - 
Dr. Jennifer Montagu (Warburg Institute, London)
1900hrs Discussion
1915hrs Short Break
1925hrs An Algardi 'Beheading' for the Grotto of St. Paul
Mgr. John Azzopardi (Curator, Wignacourt Collegiate Museum)
1940hrs Il restauro del tondo della 'Decollazione di San Paolo'
Dott. Sante Guido
2000hrs Discussion and conclusion

Inauguration of the restored 'Beheading of St. Paul'
Restorer: Sante Guido
2015hrs Introductory note
Dr. Mario Buhagiar (Head, Art Unit, University of Malta)
2020hrs Address and inauguration by 
Prof. Roger Ellul-Micallef (Rector, University of Malta and
Dott. Rosanna Cravenna (Director, Istituto Italiano di Cultura)

The inauguration will be followed by drinks

The general public is most welcome

Ms. Anne Bradley, Dott. Rosanna Cravenna, Dr. Emmanual Mallia