Seminar: Environmental Controls in Museums, Libraries and Archives

University of Wisconsin, College of Engineering, Department of Engineering Professional Development, United States

Learn how to efficiently achieve the proper conditions for material preservation and conservation in a museum environment. Increase your understanding of the temperature and humidity requirements, while balancing the needs of the collections, personal comfort, and the building itself.

Registration deadline: 17 October 2017

17 Oct 2017 to 19 Oct 2017
17 Oct 2017

NZCCM Conference 2017 – Beyond the Bench: Connecting with Our Heritage

Call for Abstracts

Tours and a workshop to be held on Friday 20th October.

The New Zealand Conservators of Cultural Materials Pū Manaaki Kahurangi will be holding our annual conference later this year. The theme ‘Beyond the Bench: Connecting with Our Heritage’, aims to explore the ways in which conservation connects with taonga, communities, and the wider heritage sector.

18 Oct 2017 to 20 Oct 2017
28 Jul 2017

Cambridge Heritage Research Group Seminars - Michaelmas Term 2017

Alternate Tuesdays 1-2pm & Thursdays 5-6pm
Seminar Room, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, Downing Site, unless otherwise indicated

19 October:
Start of year Heritage Fair – all welcome (social event)

24 October:
Patrick Boylan: (Professor Emeritus of Heritage Policy and Management, City, University of London):
‘Campaigning for the strengthening of the protection of cultural property in times of armed conflict 1992 - 2017: a personal perspective.’

19 Oct 2017 to 30 Nov 2017

Workshop: Under the Skin: Studies in Parchment

The Institute of Conservation's Book & Paper Group is delighted to present its next training opportunity, showcasing current conservation, preservation and scientific research on historic parchment. The event is generously supported by the Clare Hampson Fund and hosted by The National Archives, London, UK.

This is a re-run of an event organised in March 2016 at the Parker Library in Cambridge.

19 Oct 2017 to 22 Oct 2017

EPICO Conference - Preventive Conservation in Historic Savoy Residences

Il Progetto EPICO - European Protocol In Preventive Conservation:
i primi esiti e nuovi sviluppi
20 ottobre 2017 ore 14.30 - 18.00 - Aula Magna
Centro Conservazione Restauro "La Venaria Reale"

Venerdì 20 ottobre 2017 alle ore 14.30 il Centro è lieto di invitarla alla presentazione del progetto internazionale di ricerca sulla conservazione preventiva nelle residenze storiche.

20 Oct 2017

9th International Bioerosion Workshop

Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro, Italy

The 9th International Bioerosion Workshop (IBW) will be held at the Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro (ISCR), Rome, Italy, on 23rd‐27th October 2017.

The purpose of the workshop is to bring together scientists from around the world to share information on Bioerosion.

23 Oct 2017 to 27 Oct 2017
1 Feb 2017

14th Masterclass "Retouching Colors Workshop"

20|21 Conservação e Restauro de Arte Contemporânea are pleased to announce their 14th Masterclass "Retouching Colors Workshop", with Roberto Bestetti.

The aim of the Masterclass is to provide information and materials for the preparation of two complete retouching color sets, one with Laropal A-8 and the other with Acquazol or Gum Arabic.

- €370 VAT included (for participants of other 20|21's workshops)
- €430 VAT included (for newcomers)

For more information please see the attached flyer.

26 Oct 2017 to 27 Oct 2017