Pictures provided by the Center for Borja Studies show the original version of the painting Ecce Homo, by 19th-century painter Elias Garcia Martinez, from left, the deteriorated version the center recently documented, and the version “restored” by a parishioner.

(Click here to view the whole article): Church masterpiece ‘restored’ as Mr. Bean would do it! (CNN news) 23-August-2012

“This has also happened with many great Tibetan artworks and murals.

It will continuously happen if we ignore Tibetan artist as an individual.”

Pema Rinzin (NYTAS)