The Science and Art of Conservation & Restoration


Our  Story

In 2012, the journey began for Venizelos G. Gavrilakis, an expert in conserving and restoring historic artworks and antiquities, along with his wife, Vaia A. Karagianni, a conservator and restorer of artworks. Together, they founded "Ieri Parakatathiki Labs," a venture that has since evolved into the VENIS STUDIOS, a company dedicated to art conservation and restoration.

Our expertise spans the vast realm of historical artworks and antiquities, including paintings, icons, sculptures, and more. Operating internationally, from Istanbul to the United States and beyond, we engage in collaborative projects with esteemed institutions, museums, galleries, churches, and private collectors. Our endeavors yield outstanding results, breathing new life into significant works of art and antiquities.

At VENIS STUDIOS, every restored artwork undergoes meticulous attention, utilizing certified materials and adhering to the highest standards of quality. Our commitment to excellence is our lifetime warranty, ensuring the enduring preservation of these invaluable cultural gems.

Driven by an unwavering passion for preserving and restoring historical artworks and antiquities, Venizelos G. Gavrilakis and Vaia A. Karagianni perpetuate the legacy of world history through VENIS STUDIOS. Their dedication contributes significantly to the preservation of our shared cultural heritage, leaving an indelible mark for future generations. Join us on this journey of art conservation and restoration, where every brushstroke is a testament to our commitment to excellence.