Thursday, September 6, 2012

Elias Garcia Martinez's 'Ecce Homo' - make your own restoration

The art world was introduced to Cecilia Gimenez recently, due to the Spanish pensioner's spirited-but-misguided attempts at touching-up Elias Garcia Martinez's Ecce Homo.

You may scoff at her crude daubings, but could you have done any better? Well, here is your chance to find out. Go to to have a go at making your own restoration to Ecce Homo. You can can win a poster of the restored work if you enter, but the real satisfaction is gained by taking part.

Here are El T's picks from the entries:

View more entries on the ceciliaprize's Pinterest page.

First image from NY Times.

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