The CAPuS staff of the University of Turin presented the poster “CAPuS project and the European challenge to conserve Street Art: characterization of painting materials and degradation of the pictorial layer” (M. Bertasa ,C. Ricci, T. Poli, M. Gulmini , P. Croveri , A. Scarcella, D. Scalarone) at Technart Conference 2019, The European conference on the use of analytical methods for Characterisation of Works of Art, held in Bruges, Belgium, from 7 to 10 May 2019. The research was focused on the results of an analytical campaign on painting materials from contemporary murals in Turin (Italy), together with a study of the chemical aging of some of the outdoor and spray paints used by the artists. More than thirty attendees took the flyer or asked about the project. The poster presented won the Poster Prize Award.
July 6, 2021