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CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION OF THE PORTICO OF GLORY AND ITS SURROUNDINGS

Funded by: Fundación Barrié and Fundación Catedral de Santiago

Investment: €6.2 million thanks to exclusive sponsorship by the Fundación Barrié

Date: 2006 – 2018

Steering Committee: Fundación Barrié and Fundación Catedral de Santiago

International Scientific Committee:
Concha Cirujano. Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute, Ministry of Culture.
Gaël de Guichen. International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property  (ICCROM).
Anna María de Strobel. Vatican Museums.
Manuel Castiñeiras. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona 
Rocío Sánchez Ameijeiras. Universidad de Santiago de Compostela.
Miguel Taín. Universidad de Santiago de Compostela.
Juan Ignacio Lasagabaster. Fundación Catedral Santa María de Vitoria.
Javier Estévez Cimadevila. Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de A Coruña.
José María Cabrera Garrido. C.P.A. Conservación.
Francisco Prado-Vilar. Universidad Complutense de Madrid.
(†) Rosa Esbert. Universidad de Oviedo.
 
Technical Management
 
2008 – 2010:
Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute (IPCE)
Concha Cirujano Gutiérrez. Restorer
 
2010 – 2014:
Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute (IPCE) and Dirección Xeral de Patrimonio. Consellería de Cultura of the Xunta de Galicia
Concha Cirujano Gutiérrez. Restorer (2010-2011)
Ana Laborde Marqueze. Restorer (2011-2014)
Iago Seara Morales. Architect (2010-2014)
 
2014 – 2018:
Fundación Catedral de Santiago
Javier Alonso de la Peña. Architect.
Noelia Márquez Grille. Director of Restoration and Maintenance.
 
Technical Coordination
 
2014 – 2018:
Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute (IPCE)
Ana Laborde Marqueze. Restorer.
Noelia Yangüas Jiménez. Restorer.
 
 
Working Group
 
PRELIMINARY STUDIES
 
Coo.Be.C. Italia Cooperativa Beni Culturali
Bernardino Sperandio. Engineer (project and coordination).
Rolando Ramaccini. Legal representative.
Mirco Balducci. Accounting.
María Gómez. Restorer.
Anna Brunetto. Restorer.
Bruno Roberto Bruni. Restorer.
Antonella Filiani. Restorer.
Luana Casaglia. Restorer.
Bruno Gori. Architect.
Annalisa Bartoli. Graphic Recording.
Michela Antonini. Graphic Recording.
Simonetta Innamorati. Archiving and Cataloguing.
 
Università degli Studi di Perugia – Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche C.N.R.
Structural Research
Antonio Borri. Coordination and Management.
Laura Bussi. Historical Construction Research.
Laura Procacci. Geometrical Construction Analysis.
Giuseppe Paci. FEM structural analysis.
Giulio Castori. Kinematic analysis.
Enrico Esposito. Laser vibrometry.
 
Servizi di Ingegneria S.R.L. Structural Diagnostics
Andrea Giannantoni. Structural Diagnostics.
Fabrizio Meneghini. Structural Diagnostics.
Patrizia Curto. Structural Diagnostics.
Roberta Verrecchia. CAD and rendering.
 
Tecno Futur Service S.R.L. Structural Damage Monitoring
Giancarlo Maselli. Coordination.
Christian Colitto. Thermography, Videoendoscopy, Ultrasound.
Maurizio Russo. Ground-Penetrating Radar.
 
Arcadia Ricerche S.R.L. Research on the deterioration of stone material
Guido Driussi. Geologist.
Zeno Morabito. Geologist.
 
Lambda Scientifica. Biological research and study on illuminance
Stefania de Zanche. Biologist.
Mirella Baldan. Physicist.
 
MOLAB. Non-destructive testing on polychromy
Costanza Emiliani. CNR-ISTM researcher.
Brunetto Brunetti. Chemist, Università degli Studi di Perugia.
Aldo Romani. Chemist, Università degli Studi di Perugia.
Francesca Rosi. Chemist, Università degli Studi di Perugia
Chiara Anselmi. Chemist, Università degli Studi di Perugia
Ana Amat. Chemist, Università degli Studi di Perugia
Brenda Doherty. CNR-ISTM Researcher.
Paola Rocchi. CNR-ISTM Laboratory Technician.
 
Arte-Lab S.L. Polychromy diagnostics tests
Andrés Sánchez Ledesma. Chemist.
María Jesús Gómez García. Pharmacist.
Ismael González Seco. Physicist.
Manuel Valiente Moreno. Chemist.
Marcos del Mazo Valentín. Laboratory Technician.
Luisa Vega Bolaños. Biochemist.
María Barra Ríos. Chemist.
 
Conservación Arquitectónica S.L. Constructional technical aspects
Rodrigo de la Torre. Mason and Art Historian.
 
Universidad de Santiago de Compostela. Historical artistic study
Juan M. Monterroso. Art Historian.
Begoña Fernández. Art Historian.
 
Equipo Arbotante, Universidad de Zaragoza, Earth Sciences Department -
Geoartec Technical Solutions
Damp and salt study
Josep Gisbert Aguilar. Geologist.
Ana Belén Franco Nonay. Geologist.
Laura de Juan Mangas. Geologist.
Ion Ander Somovilla de Miguel. Geologist.
 
Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute, Ministry of Culture and Sports
Isabel Argerich Fernández. Art Historian.
Irene Arroyo Marcos. Biologist.
José Vicente Navarro Gascón. Geologist.
María Pía Timón Tiemblo. Ethnology
 
Instituto de Geología Económica-Instituto de Geociencias C.S.I.C. – Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Applied Petrology for Heritage Conservation Research Group Study on mortars
Rafael Fort González. Geologist.
María José Varas Muriel. Geologist.
Elena María Pérez Monserrat. Geologist.
 
Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Department of Optics
Applied Optics Complutense Group. Spectral and colorimetric characterization
Daniel Vázquez Moliní. Physicist.
Antonio Álvarez Fernández-Balbuena. Physicist.
Javier Muñoz Luna. Physicist.
 
Brandenburgische Technische Universität, Cottbus, Germany. Photogrammetry
Klaus Rheidt. Architect.
 
Labein Tecnalia. Environmental monitoring and risk assessment
Juan Carlos Espada. Architect.
Isabel Rodríguez-Maribona. Chemist.
Adriana Bernardi. Physicist.
Ignacio Marcos. Industrial Engineer.
Cecilia Hugony. Architect.
José Luis Izkara. Telecommunications Engineer.
María Zalbide. Geologist.
Oihana García. Chemist.
Alessandra Gandini. Architect.
Mikel Zubiaga. Technical Archtect.
 
Parteluz Estudio S.L. Preliminary steps in the narthex
Uxia Aguiar Ballesteros. Restorer. Coordination.
Maria del Carmen Escarda. Restorer.
Inmaculada Delgado. Restorer.
Teresa López Pérez. Restorer.
David Soengas Ben. Mason.
Laura Rodríguez Miranda. Master Mason.
 
Petra S. Coop. Polychromy correspondence study
Mercedes Cortázar García de Salazar. Restorer. Coordination.
María Isabel Cubillas Quintana. Restorer. Management.
Dolores Sanz Gómez de Segura. Restorer. Management.
María Jesús Gómez García. Restorer.
Estefanía Gradín Carbajal. Restorer.
Pablo Porral Vicente. Restorer.
Kyra Borst. Architect. Database and graphical representation.
 
Preventive Conservation Plan - Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute
Concha Cirujano Gutiérrez. Restorer. Coordination.
María Jesús Gómez García. Restorer.
Fernando Guerra Librero. Architect.
 
CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION PROJECT
 
Restorers
 
Fundación Catedral de Santiago (FCS)
Antonio Abad Alonso
Cristina Cabodevilla Ros
Mercedes Cortázar García de Salazar
María Isabel Cubillas Quintana
Olga Gago Muñiz
Estefanía Gradín Carbajal
Isabel Patrocinio Jimeno Victori
Montserrat Lasunción Ascanio
Leire Marcos Mugartegui
José Morillo García
Sofía Portela Teijeiro
Andrea Rodríguez Campo
Marta Gómez Ubierna
Letizia Sainz Ralla
Dolores Sanz Gómez de Segura
Oscar Torres López
Liliana Rey Varela
 
Follow-Up
Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute (IPCE, MCD)
Livio Ferrazza. Chemist.
María Antonia García Rodríguez. Chemist.
Consuleo Imáz Villar. Chemist.
Julia Montero Delgado. Chemist.
Pedro Pablo Pérez García. Geologist.
 
Researchers
Mercedes Cortázar García de Salazar. Restorer. Petra S. Coop.
Asunción de los Ríos Murillo. Biologist. Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas.
Camino Roberto Amieva. Restorer. Escuela Superior de Conservación y Restauración de
Bienes Culturales de Aragón.
Andrés Sánchez Ledesma. Chemist. Arte-Lab S.L.
Miguel Taín. Art Historian. Universidad de Santiago de Compostela.
María Dolores Vila Tejero. Art Historian. Museo Nacional de Artes Decorativas.
 
 
Collaborators
Uxia Aguiar Ballesteros. Restorer. Parteluz Estudio S.L.
Manuel Blanco Domínguez. Geologist. Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute (IPCE) Collaborator.
Ana Isabel Casado Gómez. Geologist. Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Instituto de
Geociencias IGEO (CSIC-UCM).
Pedro Echeverría Goñi. Art Historian. Universidad del País Vasco.
Rodorico Giorgi. Chemist. C.S.G.I. Università degli Studi di Firenze.
Aurora María Grandal d´Anglade. Archaeologist. Universidad de A Coruña - Beta Analytics, Florida, USA.
Juan Antonio Herráez Ferreiro. Biologist. Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute (IPCE).
Laura de Juan Mangas. Geologist. Geoartec Technical Solutions.
Pilar Lapuente Mercadal. Geologist. Universidad de Zaragoza.
Víctor Hugo López Borges. Restorer. Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
José Vicente Navarro Gascón. Geologist. Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute (IPCE).
Maria Elena Novás Pérez. Art Historian. Archivo Catedral de Santiago.
Patxi Pérez Ramallo. Archaeologist. Universidad del País Vasco -Max Planck Institute for the
Science of Human History.
José González Piñeiro. Industrial Engineer. Refuerza S. L.
Sofía Rodríguez Bernís. Art Historian. Museo Nacional de Artes Decorativas.
Xosé Manuel Sánchez Sánchez. Art Historian. Archivo Catedral de Santiago.
Santiago Tamayo Guridi. Geologist. Diputación Foral de Álava.
 
Database
Glenn Boornazian. World Monuments Fund.
Ed Guillen. World Monuments Fund.
Iñaki Koroso Arriaga. Fundación Catedral Santa María de Vitoria.
Carmen Moral Ruiz. Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute (IPCE).
Jesús Nieto Sánchez. K3code.
Paulino Sánchez Chao. Fundación Catedral de Santiago.
 
Photogrammetry
Juan Carmena Villegas. Monumetría.
Francisco Javier Laguna Rodríguez. Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute (IPCE).
José Manuel Lodeiro Pérez. Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute (IPCE).
Luis Javier Rodríguez Cabeceira. Monumetría.
 
Photographic Documentation
Pela del Álamo. Diplodocus Producións.
José Luis Municio García. Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute (IPCE).
 
Environmental Control and Maintenance T.S.A. Conservación de Patrimonio
José Antonio Galiano Moreno. Coordination.
Borja González Iglesias.
Javier Martínez de Musitu Iturralde.
Javier Redondo Martín.