2020 Conference: Dyes in History and Archaeology

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Thursday, 15 October, 2020 to Friday, 16 October, 2020
Tuesday, 15 September, 2020

The ASTRA National Museum Complex, The Romanian Association "Science and Cultural Heritage in Connection" (i-CON), Muzeul Textilelor and The National Museum of Romanian History invites you to attend the 39th Dyes in History and Archaeology meeting which will be organized as an ONLINE event, on 15-16 October 2020.

Dyes in History and Archaeology (DHA) is an international group of experts who has met every year, since 1982, to discuss chemical, analytical, biological, historical and technological aspects of natural and early synthetic dyestuffs. The conference aims to attract conservators, curators, art historians, craftsmen, artists and scientists from museums, universities, research institution and other public or private entities as well as independent scholars. Information about previous meetings could be found at http://www.chriscooksey.demon.co.uk/dha/meetings.html and http://www.aslab.co.uk/textile-research/dyes-in-history-archaeology/

The event is free, but is limited to 80 participants. Priority will be given to lecturers!

You are kindly invited to send your abstract (no more than 500 words) at dha39sibiu@gmail.com email address, by the 15th of September, 2020. Please indicate whether you would prefer to make an oral presentation (20 minutes) or a short communication of a poster (5 minutes). The Scientific Committee will announce the accepted contributions on the 25th of September, 2020.

For more details, please visit the conference website https://39dha2020sibiu.wordpress.com/