Press Articles and Publications

Press Articles and Events about Barbara Stella and Some of Her Restoration Works

Meet Barbara and Sandra Stella | Barbara Stella, Chief Art Conservator & President.
by Shoutout Miami . May 12, 2021

Art Restorer Battles Termites, Tropical Climate To Bring Paintings Back to Life  
by John C. Fine, Gateway Gazette. February 5, 2021  

Meet Barbara and Sandra Stella of Stella Art Conservation
VoyageMIA – Miami’s Most Inspiring Stories, November 10, 2020

Coral Spring Museum of Art, September 17, 2020

Uncovering the Past: Art Restorer’s Techniques Bring Paintings Back to Life
by John C. Fine, Sun Suntinel, February 21, 2020

Preserving Precious Treasures
Palm Beach Cultural Council, February 3, 2020

Conserving a Work of Art
Boca Raton, Museum of Art, February to August 2016

Honoring The Masters
by Jennifer Quail, Luxe Interiors + Design Magazine, October, 2015

From Porto Garibaldi to Florida Barbara Stella’s Success ..
by Monica Forti, Il Resto del Carlino, February 10, 2013

West Palm Beach Art Restorer Can Make Your Masterpiece Look Like New
by Scott Eyman, The Palm Beach Post, August 9, 2012

Here Are The Restorations of The Pinacoteca
Il Resto del Carlino, May, 2007

From the Sponsors to the Picture Gallery, the Restored Paintings
by Marco Zavagli, La Voce, May 26, 2007

The Sacred Heart Is Back To Its Original Glory. Restored Work By Ghedini
by Margherita Goberti, La Nuova Ferrara, July 10, 2005

Six Paintings of the Via Cruces Are Back In The Church…
by M.Z., La Voce, March 13, 2004

Way of the Cross, Dream That Comes True
by Margherita Goberti, La Voce, March 7, 2004

Six Paintings of the Church of Porotto Have Been Restored
Il Resto del Carlino – Ferraro, March 5, 2004

Six Canvases Return To The Church of Porotto
by Margherita Goberti, La Nuova Ferrara, March 5, 2004

The Virgin On The Throne With Jesus and Two Saints
by Anna Maria Fioravanti Baraldi, Il Resto del Carlino, May 24, 1998

Two Artworks Come To Life Again
by Stefania Veratti, Il Resto del Carlino – Ferrara, March 1998

“Adoration” Is Born Again After The Bombings
Il Resto del Carlino, April 14, 1997

Culture Without Borders
by Marco Molossi, La Nuova Ferrara, April 11, 1997

The Painting Is “Born Again” 4 Centuries Later
by L.M., Il Resto del Carlino – Ferrara, October 21, 1996

The Painting Is Back In Town
by Isabella Cattania, La Nuova Ferrara, October 21, 1996

Party For A Restored Painting
Il Resto del Carlino – Ferrara, September 12, 1996

Great Celebration for the Virgin Mary of the Pioppa
by R.B., La Nuova Ferrara, September 10, 1996

A Madonna Appears From The Restoration
by Arnaldo Felletti, La Nuova Ferrara, September 1, 1996

Restoration Of The Painting
by Claudia Fortini, Il Resto del Carlino – Ferrara, August 13, 1996

Madonna of the Pioppa
Piu’ – Culto & Cultura, July, 1996

The Painting Restored
La Voce, July 20, 1996

Restored Image of the Madonna of Pioppa
by Al. Vin., La Nuova Ferrara, July 13, 1996

Laboratory For Restoration
by Margherita Goberti, La Nuova Ferrara, May 5, 1996

The Art of Restoration Revived In A Laboratory
by Alessandro Pasetti, La Nuova Ferrara, February 13, 1995

The Saint Returned To The Church
Il Resto del Carlino, January 22, 1996

Restoration Of “Madonna With Saints” by Cesare Mezzogori
by Livio Vincenzi, La Nuova Ferrara, January 12, 1995

The Archpriest Comes Back Home and Restores a Precious Painting
by Rino Boccaccini, Il Resto del Carlino, December 31, 1994

Restorations Stella…r
by Livio Vincenzi, La Nuova Ferrara, January 14, 199


The following publications include references to Barbara Stella’s work:

Star Dust. Fragments of Art from Ferrara
by Anna Maria Fioravanti Baraldi, 1999 Edit Faenza
ISBN 88-8152-060-5

From Churches to Delights. A Road to Restoration
Civici Musei Arte Antica Ferrara (Civic Museums Ancient Art Ferrara), 2001 Edisai S.R.L. Editions, Ferrara

The Hidden Treasures Within the Churches of Comacchio
by Nora Clerici Bragozzi and Aniello Zanfoni, 2000 Corbo Editor

Restoring Work in Springtime
by Luisa Masetti Bitelli
Istituto per i Beni Artistici Culturali e Naturali (Institute for Artistic Cultural and Natural Works) Region of Emilia Romagna
Ferrara – Voices of a Town
Fondazione della Cassa di Risparmio di Ferrara (Foundation of the Bank of Ferrara)
June 1997 magazine of cultural information and recent events