The Vatican Patrons Office recently reached out to the Northwest Chapter to notify us that our Perseus project is almost complete. Please see their most recent video.
In January the Northwest Patrons gathered together to drink wine and talk about art. We gathered at Steve Jensen’s home/workplace/warehouse on Capitol Hill to learn about Steve’s artistic inspirations and see his collection of local artists. Steve and his partner, Vincent Lipe, said that they “were honored to do something for the Vatican Museums” and generously donated 25% of […]
Pope Francis on Saturday greeted the “Patrons of the Arts” in the Vatican Museums. The group, which is dedicated to preserving the vast and unique collection of art housed in the Vatican Museums, was in Rome for the 30th anniversary of its founding. In his address, the Holy Father thanked the Patrons for their “outstanding […]
Welcome to the Northwest chapter’s new website, where we will post news, announcements, updates on projects, and other helpful information for our members. Click around and please let us know what you think!
It’s not often a chapter as new as ours already gets to celebrate a 30th Anniversary, but in October 2013, 12 members of NW PAVM did just that. Brian and Pamela Allen, Rick and Lisa Altig, Gabe and Katie Hanzeli, Tom and Gail James and their son, Tom, Ron and Angela Souza and Cassandra Webster […]
Patrons from the Northwest chapter visited Rome to see the museums and to view the restoration progress on our adopted project: Perseus. Our members received the royal treatment, including a visit to the restoration labs, a spectacular private tour of the Vatican Museums, and prime seating at the Pope’s audience. Everyone was grateful for the amazing experience. […]