Welcome to VK Restoration, a fine art and antique restoration business located in Holyoke, Massachusetts. We restore paintings, frames, antiques and historic interiors. In addition we offer consultation services for historical societies, developers, and historic homeowners.
MEET OUR DEDICATED TEAM:
VITEK KRUTA - Founder and Director
Vitek's training and experience in Historic preservation and restoration started in 1983- 1991 working with Wiedl Restoration Co. in Nurenberg, Germany, specializing in restoration of paintings, fresco murals, medieval sculptures, sacral furniture and altars, gold leafed frames and architectural decorative elements. During these years, Vitek also trained extensively in analytical techniques, documentation and research of historic finishes working closely with the Historic Preservation Commission of Munich. Among numerous historical monuments, churches, castles, and buildings Vitek had the opportunity to work on buildings such as: Albrecht Durrer House, Hirschberg Castle, Faber Castell Castle, Wildbad just to name few and also over 100 churches in the South German Cities such as Rothenburg, Dinkelsbuhl, Regensburg, Nuernberg, Bamberg, Wurzburg, Eichstatt, Ansbach, Furth etc. Vitek currently resides in Western Massachusetts and is a consultant for various education and art organizations and historical commissions.
VERONIKA KRUTA - Assistant
Veronika has been working with VKRESTORATION since 2004, and has been apprenticing with her father, Vitek, all her life. She holds a degree in the Studio for Interrelated Media from Massachusetts College of Art and Design.