Nowadays cruise ships are 5 stars floating luxurious hotels,
stunning places where to spend wonderful times on.
Enjoying the space surrounded by artworks and
wonderful decoration is an important aspect of the personal
experience on board and cruise ship overall decoration.
WHAT IS NECESSARY TO KNOW
ABOUT FINISHES AND MATERIALS:
This material normally does not deteriorate because of time, but it can suffer for the continuous rubbing and touching. This can cause scratches, scores, opaque colors.
Over time bronze changes its colour and all patinas tend to turn green.
Stone could change over time and deteriorate because of chlorine, if near swimmimg pools.
Because of houskeeping and people walking close to them, the corners of the frames can deteriorate. If there is glass or crilex, scratches or scores can be present.
Paintings & Prints
The canvas of the prints can come loose and surface scratched.
When installing an art piece
on board you must consider that:
Over time all types of artworks on board will deteriorate due to wind, sea salt, chlorine, etc.
Crew staff on board have no specialization with handling this type of maintenance.
All artworks must be handled with care, cleaned with attention and treated with special focus.