Fine Art Conservation Laboratories specializes in the conservation/preservation and restoration of paintings on paper, on canvas and on murals. Under the direction of Scott M. Haskins, FACL has been providing professional art conservation services since 1984.
In addition to the excellent painting conservation professionals employed at FACL, some projects allow us to bring in other seasoned professionals from the US and abroad. All come together to create a company that has great depth of experience in craftsmanship and talent, proven problem solving expertise, analytical capabilities, professionalism, and art connoisseurship.
Full-time FACL Personnel
Scott M. Haskins, Pres. and Chief Conservator (Practicing since 1975)
Francesca Ruggeri, Office Manager
Virginia Panizzon, Conservator (Practicing since 1995)
Oriana Montemurro, Conservator (Practicing since 1999)
Other Important Independent Business Services Personnel
Richard Holgate, Appraisals and project management
Diane Stevenett, Conservation Technician and collection surveys
Deborah Wengler, Independent Comptroller
David Fraidenberg, Fraidenberg and Assoc, Accounting
Delicate cleaning of a 19th century painting of a circus