Call for Nominations - AICCM 2018 Awards

Nominations are now open for the AICCM 2018 awards. We all know someone amazing in conservation—now is your chance to celebrate that person's talents and contributions by nominating them for an award. This year AICCM will be accepting nominations for six awards:

The AICCM Medal
This award, previously known as the AICCM Hall of Fame recognises career long contributors to Conservation and acknowledges skills sharing across levels of seniority ensuring that skills are not lost from the profession.

29 May 2018 to 10 Aug 2018
10 Aug 2018

British Library Centre for Conservation (BLCC) Summer Workshop

British Library Centre for Conservation (BLCC) Summer Workshops: Twined end-bands in the bookbinding traditions of the Eastern Mediterranean

Twined end-bands often also called woven end-bands represent a distinct category of rather elaborate compound end-bands commonly found in one variation or the other in virtually all the bookbinding traditions of the Eastern Mediterranean.

23 Jul 2018 to 27 Jul 2018

First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis 2018

Working language: English
Course Fee: 900 Euros
Scholarships: A limited number of scholarships are available for participants who have been selected for the course and have been unable to secure funding.

31 Jul 2018 to 24 Aug 2018
23 Mar 2018

2018 Workshops on Conservation of Japanese Textile

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

"Workshops on Conservation of Japanese Textile 2018"

8 Aug 2018 to 17 Aug 2018
16 May 2018

Preservation of Photographic Materials Workshop at VMFA

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) is proud to host a workshop on the history and preservation of photographs taught by Rachel Wetzel, Photograph Conservator at the Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts (CCAHA).

9 Aug 2018 to 10 Aug 2018
24 Jun 2018

Polymers in Cultural Heritage - ACS National Meeting Call for Papers

The American Chemical Society (ACS) has just opened up abstract submissions for the upcoming national ACS meeting in Boston (Aug. 13-23), and this year will include a dedicated session on Polymers in Cultural Heritage. The full Polymer Division program, including a link to submit abstracts, can be found here:

13 Aug 2018 to 23 Aug 2018
26 Mar 2018