You can download our newsletter at the link below: PAVM Newsletter – November 2019
Dear Patrons, Your safety and well-being are the main concerns of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums – Texas Chapter. These are unprecedented times as we are faced with disruption and uncertainty surrounding COVID-19. Our hearts reach out to those who have been directly affected. Your PAVM team will remain available and […]
Universal Excellence Not just a painterBy Barbara Jatta In this time of “standstill” of many activities, exhibitions, conferences, restorations and different events, it is nice to think of time not as kronos but in its most peculiar meaning of kairós. The many and varied celebrations planned for the five hundred years since the death of Raphael Sanzio from Urbino […]
In response to the global spread of COVID-19, the Vatican and civil authorities have closed the Vatican Museums as a precautionary measure. The anticipated duration of this closure is until April 3, 2020. While in-person tours may be closed to the public at this time, the Vatican Museums are offering several virtual tours for those […]
The International Director of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums, Rev. Kevin Lixey, LC, makes his annual visit from Rome to Texas in February 2020. Father Kevin will bring us up to date on the most recent conservation projects at the Vatican Museums. Join us for an evening reception at one of the […]
An Updated Look on the Noli Me Tangere Tapestry Noli Me Tangere Tapestry – Mia Samaniego, Intern Among the recently adopted restoration projects of the Texas Chapter, Noli Me Tangere (“Do Not Cling to Me”) is a little-known tapestry which depicts the interaction between the Risen Christ and Mary Magdalene narrated in the Gospel of […]
Texas Patrons of the Arts Pilgrimage to Rome & Orvieto – Please contact us for more info! Book Online: ctscentral.net/booking/?tripcode=10962&groupcode=6452
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