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Laboratorio Museotecnico Goppion: satellite fame

Laboratorio Museotecnico Goppion: satellite fame

December 2010

Throughout the five continents, from Rai International’s geostationary satellites, the signal is coming clear and strong: the Goppion Laboratorio Museotecnico represents excellence in exhibition and preventive conservation systems for museums all over the world.

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Goppion display case for Woman in a Mirror by Titian.

Goppion display case for Woman in a Mirror by Titian.

December 2010

Titian’s Donna allo Specchio (Woman in a Mirror) by Tiziano Vecellio was exhibited at Palazzo Marino, Milan, from December 3rd to January 6th. The work of art, from the Louvre, was protected by a micro-climate controlled glass case made by the Goppion Laboratorio Museotecnico, News(…)

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Goppion’s putting another masterpiece “in the window”

Goppion’s putting another masterpiece “in the window”

November 2010

The record-making glass cabinet for the Quarto Stato has been delivered. “General rehearsal for Milan’s Museo del Novecento (Museum of the Twentieth Century), the new exhibition centre that is going to be inaugurated on December 6th next. Goppion, the company that has been putting(…)

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The advance of The Quarto Stato made secure by Goppion

The advance of The Quarto Stato made secure by Goppion

November 2010

“The Walk of the Workers”, the 1902 painting by Pellizza da Volpedo that opens the way around the exhibition at the Museo del Novecento (Museum of the Twentieth Century) is protected by a 5.50 x 2.80 metres glass membrane created by Goppion and placed at a distance of 1.80 metres(…)

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"Wired": This is Why the Mona Lisa Is Smiling

November 2010

In ‘Wired’, men and women who contribute towards making Goppion great are defined “carpenters of memory”. This epithet springs from the pen of Raffaele Oriani, author in the monthly magazine dedicated to new technologies, of the article, “This is Why the Mona Lisa(…)

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LaM: modern and contemporary art at Lille Métropole

LaM: modern and contemporary art at Lille Métropole

September 2010

After over four years of work, on 25 September 2010 the Lille Museum of Modern Art reopens in the north of France. The original 1983 complex is now extended and has a new appearance and a new name: “LaM - Métropole Museum of Modern, Contemporary and Outsider Art”. The(…)

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From

From "Il Giornale", 15/09/2010

If you direct your faces towards one of the glass cases that protects icons of world art and history, like the Leonardo da Vinci Codex at the Chester Beatty Library in Dublin, the Dead Sea Scrolls in Jerusalem or the crown jewels of the Queen of England in the Tower of London remember that(…)

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The Louvre and the Venus' showcases

The Louvre and the Venus' showcases

June 2010

What do Leonardo’s Mona Lisa and the British Crown Jewels have in common? Or the stele of Hammurabi and the Museum of the acropolis of Athens? What connects the Egyptian galleries of the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge to the galleries of Greek sculpture at the Fine Arts Museum in(…)

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What they’re saying about us...

What they’re saying about us...

Professor Paolo Galluzzi, Director of Florence’s Museo Galileo: “The glass cases (of the new museum) are state-of-the-art both in terms of conservation as well as in terms of being easy to use. Impressive machines, a fine balance between design and technology”.

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Goppion in action at the Musée de l'Armée.

Goppion in action at the Musée de l'Armée.

March 2010

On March 20th the Eastern Wing of the Museum of the Army is reopening its doors in Paris. The objects shown to the public are being exhibited in glass cabinets made in Italy by the Goppion Laboratorio Museotecnico. After four years of work, the 68 million ATHENA museum renewal project is(…)

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"Il Velino" - MOA

January 2010

There’s an Italian hand being given to the Museum of Anthropology of the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, in Canada, that will be opening its doors next weekend. Important objects bearing testimony to the civilisations of the Native Americans, alongside precious collections(…)

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Goppion – Italy’s pride in Vancouver

Goppion – Italy’s pride in Vancouver

The long-awaited reopening of the University of British Columbia’s Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver will unveil treasures which are being exhibited in glass cabinets made in Italy by the Goppion Laboratorio Museotecnico workshop. The treasures are examples of artefacts from the(…)

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The Province, MOA

The Province, MOA

January 2010

In order to pull the Museum of Anthropology of British Columbia University into the 21st century, Shelton (the Museum Director) wanted to employ the most advanced levels of technology as well as the highest standards of design. In other words, Italian furniture in the library, in the lounge(…)

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