Local Award Ceremony at the Hovelsrud Villa on the Helgøya Island

The Local Award Ceremony at the Hovelsrud villa on the Helgøya island in Norway, a winner of a 2014 EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards in the Conservation category, will take place on 16 August at 14:00.


– Welcome remarks
– Decorative Painting by Jon Brænne, Painting Conservator at the Norwegian Institute for Cultural Heritage Research
– Home and Garden in landscape context by Prof. Anne Katrine Geelmuyden from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences
– Assessment of the restoration of the Hovelsrud villa by Landscape Architect Mette Eggen
– Local Award Ceremony / unveiling of the commemorative plaque
– Addresses by award winners
– Guided tour through the house and garden

Europa Nostra will be represented by Erik Schultz, President of Europa Nostra Norway, who will speak about the 2015 Europa Nostra Congress in Oslo.

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