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ALIPH Foundation second call for projects

The ALIPH Foundation (International alliance for the protection of heritage in conflict areas) launched its first call for projects earlier this year. On 19 June 2019 the ALIPH Foundation Board decided to support 14 projects to protect heritage in conflict areas.

ALIPH is now delighted to announce the launch of their second call for projects.

ALIPH supports a wide variety of projects to protect heritage that is endangered, under threat or which has suffered from damage by conflict.

20 Sep 2019

16th Masterclass - Cleaning Modern Paints

2021 Conservation & Restoration has invited Bronwyn Ormsby and Judith Lee to teach a three day workshop aimed at conservators on the topic of cleaning modern paints.

For more information see the attached flyers.

24 Jul 2019 to 26 Jul 2019

Image Permanence Institute, Environmental Management Webinars

Registration is now open for two, hour-long webinars designed for institutions beginning an environmental management program. The first webinar, at 2PM EDT on July 25, will provide an overview on preventive conservation, including how to identify and protect the most vulnerable of objects from different sources of deterioration, and then focus on the role of the environment. The second webinar, at 2PM EDT on August 15, will cover understanding how the environment is created, what options may be possible for control, and where potential issues may exist.

25 Jul 2019

International Forum "Restoration of Japanese Painting"

Tokyo National Research Institute for Cultural Properties (TNRICP) is currently accepting applications for the International Forum "Restoration of Japanese Painting".

International Forum "Restoration of Japanese Painting"
* Date: 29 -- 30 July 2019
* Place: Manggha Museum of Japanese Art and Technology (Krakow, Poland)
* Language: English (consecutive interpretation from Japanese)
* Application Deadline: Friday, 5 July 2019 (in Japanese standard time)

For more details and application, please visit the TNRICP website below.

29 Jul 2019 to 30 Jul 2019

Traditional Techniques in the Conservation of Leather Bookbindings Workshop

The Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation presents the Traditional Techniques in the Conservation of Leather Bookbindings workshop on July 30 - August 2, 2019 at the University of Washington Libraries in Seattle, WA. The workshop will be taught by James Reid-Cunningham.

30 Jul 2019 to 2 Aug 2019

FREE Software Preservation & Emulation Workshop

The Scaling Emulation as a Service Infrastructure (EaaSI) program of work led by Yale University and the Fostering a Community of Practice in Software Preservation (FCoP) (IMLS grant RE-95-17-0058-17) project led by CalPoly University, invite you to REGISTER NOW for a FREE, full-day workshop on August 2, 2019, in conjunction with the Society of American Archivists

2 Aug 2019

Workshops on the Conservation of Japanese Textiles 2019

Tokyo National Research Institute for Cultural Properties (TNRICP) and National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) are delighted to announce two workshops on conservation of Japanese textiles held in Taipei, Taiwan.

"Workshops on the Conservation of Japanese Textiles 2019"

14 Aug 2019 to 23 Aug 2019
30 Jun 2019

The Uses of Nanotechnology in Paper Conservation: Workshop

The uses of nanotechnology in paper conservation: a workshop review and hands-on session.

You are invited to join Akiko Yamazaki-Kreps and Jennifer Sainato for a half-day session on the uses of nanotechnologies in conservation with a focus on the treatment of paper-based materials.

When: August 16, 2019 12pm-4pm
Where: Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, Manhattan
Cost: Free

16 Aug 2019

ICCROM Course: Wooden architecture conservation and restoration

Place: Kizhi Island and Petrozavodsk, Republic of Karelia, Russian Federation
Organizer: Kizhi Open Air Museum

The course goal is to disseminate professional knowledge in the field of conservation and restoration and prepare participants for practical work on wooden architecture conservation in their countries.

26 Aug 2019 to 14 Sep 2019
22 Apr 2019