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Hill Auditorium, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI: Gilding and decorative paint restoration

John Canning & Co. was selected to perform restoration work at University of Michigan’s Hill Auditorium. The auditorium, which is located in the heart of the Ann Arbor campus, is the venue where many public events are held. Work included decorative paint restoration, stenciling, the use of decorative transparent glazes, and gilding.

Location: Ann Arbor, MI

Built: 1913

Original Architect: Albert Kahn & Associates

Style: Neoclassical

Restoration & Decoration Techniques

  • Decorative Paint Restoration
  • Stenciling
  • Architectural Gilding
  • Decorative Transparent Glazing