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20|21 Conservação e restauro

Conservation and Restoration of a Private Chapel in Quintandona, Penafiel

Between the months of April and May, 20|21 team has been restoring the interior of a Private Chapel in Quintandona; we removed the different layers of paint that were covering the original paintings, and the polychrome stone altar was conserved. 

Inventory of the collection of the Master José Manuel Soares

During one week, 20|21 has been working in the house of the Master José Manuel Soares, in Costa da Caparica, inventorying his collection that has been donated to Pinhel Municipality. Among the 200 artworks, there were illustrations and paintings representing History of Portugal, Landscapes and Monuments. 

20|21 takes part of the opening exhibition of the Oliva Creative Factory Art Museum

In October of 2013, 20|21 team has worked for two weeks in the opening exhibition of the Oliva Creative Factory Art Museum, curated by Miguel Amado.

20|21 restores artworks from the European Parliament

20|21 wins another tender and has restored 45 artworks, among painting and sculpture, from the European Parliament. Over half of these artworks has travelled to our studio in Porto, and the rest have been restored in situ, in Brussels, due to the big dimensions and the impossibility of being transported.

ANA Aeroportos restores artworks in the VIP lounge, in Lisbon airport

The VIP lounge of the Lisbon airport has undergone some renovations, including the restoration of some artworks, like the wool panel, representing Lisbon; a wood panel with the world map, and 4 wood paintings.

20|21 restores the panel Alminhas da Ponte, in plaster

The plaster model, that has been the inspiration for the Alminhas da Ponte panel, that is in Ribeira, Porto, was found partially destroyed, and was restored by 20|21 team. After the «jigsaw» assembly, we made small reconstructions, always basing in the bronze panel, giving back its original aspect.


Masterclass - Varnishes for Paintings

In February 2014, we organized the 8th Masterclass «Varnishes for Paintings: Results from recent research and practical applications» with René de la Rie, Jill Whitten and Robert Proctor.

Installation of the Centro Internacional das Artes José de Guimarães

20|21's team had the pleasure of working on the preventive conservation and installation of the Centro Internacional das Artes José de Guimarães, inaugurated last Sunday, the 24th July.