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Events are still largely online due to Covid-19, although some organisers are hoping to run live events later in the year. Readers should contact event organisers directly for the most up-to-date information on specific events, conferences, workshops, etc.

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Webinar: Conservation Reflections with Gael de Guichen: Your questions and His answers

You are invited to join a webinar: Reflexiones sobre conservación con Gaël de Guichen: Tú preguntas y él responde. After registering, you will receive a confirmation.
There will be translation into Spanish. Gael will share his 50 years of experience on Preventive Conservation: You ask and he answers. Please send your questions in the link (http://bit.ly/2LGNSpa) until thursday 21st.

28 Jan 2021

Icon Gilding & Decorative Surfaces Group online Talk

This year committee member Phillipa McDonnell will be giving a talk titled, 'A Brief History of Wallpapers'. Phillipa is an Architectural Paint Researcher and conservator with a background in art history and is currently undertaking a part time PhD in 19th century paint. Phillipa is also a member of the committee currently writing the EU standard for decorative finishes investigation (architectural paint research).

28 Jan 2021

Virtual Conference Series: [re]Shaping Exhibition Practices

Art / Switch are organizing a series of digital conferences in collaboration with the University of Amsterdam and Nyenrode Business University. The next one, [re]Shaping Exhibition Practices [1] is scheduled for Friday January 29, from 3 - 6pm GMT. This is the second session of our tri-conference series _[re]Framing the Arts: A Sustainable Shift.

29 Jan 2021

Practical Science for Conservators: Surfactants & Microemulsions

The fourth session of Practical Science for Conservators will be held in two parts on Friday, January 29th and Friday, February 5th at 5:00pm PST / 8:00pm EST.

The topics are Surfactants & Microemulsions.
On January 29th Chris Stavroudis and Nina Roth-Wells will present on surfactants in the Modular Cleaning Program (MCP), their properties, and uses.
On February 5th Luke Addington will present on microemulsions and advanced surfactant chemistry.

Zoom link for Jan. 29: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/82710317516

29 Jan 2021

Virtual Conference 2021: Modigliani Fakes

Modigliani Fakes Conference 2021

The Patrimonium Foundation, through its Cycle of Virtual Conferences 2021, together with the Cultural Centre of Spain in Santo Domingo, ICOM-DO and APOYOnline, invite you to join the conference "How Fake Modigliani paintings end up in large collections, public and private ". The conference is open to the public, it will be on Wednesday, February 3 at 10:00 am, via the CCESD YouTube platform.

3 Feb 2021

Washington Conservation Guild Meeting: Collaborative Conservation with Local Indigenous Communities

February 4th from 5:00-6:30 pm (EST) on Zoom
Social time 5:00-5:25 pm (EST)
Sponsor spotlight, Hollinger Metal Edge: 5:25-5:30 pm (EST)
Lecture: 5:30-6:30 pm (EST)

The Washington Conservation Guild Presents the Sixth Meeting of the 2020/2021 Season

"Collaborative Conservation with Local Indigenous Communities" with Ellen Carrlee and Nicole Peters
Objects Conservator at the Alaska State Museum and Traveling AK Objects Conservator

4 Feb 2021

Webinar: Introducing STiCH: Life Cycle Assessment Project Update and Sneak Peek

On February 11, 2021 at noon EST, FAIC will host a webinar updating the progress of the life cycle assessment project, Sustainability Tools in Cultural Heritage (STiCH). During the webinar the three co directors, Sarah Nunberg, Matthew Eckelman and Sarah Sutton, along with Northeastern University PhD candidate Sarah Sanchez, will present their work to date on this two year project funded by National Endowment of Humanities.

11 Feb 2021

C2C Care: Labelling Lightening Round

Connecting to Collections Care is planning an object labelling virtual lightning round and is seeking conservation and collections professionals to help! C2C Care provides resources, professional development opportunities, and support for caring for collections to all types of small to mid-sized cultural institutions.

The labelling lightning round will demonstrate five different methods of labelling collection material for a professional, non-conservator audience:

16 Feb 2021

C2C Care: Labelling Lightening Round

Connecting to Collections Care is planning an object labelling virtual lightning round and is seeking conservation and collections professionals to help! C2C Care provides resources, professional development opportunities, and support for caring for collections to all types of small to mid-sized cultural institutions.

The labelling lightning round will demonstrate five different methods of labelling collection material for a professional, non-conservator audience:

16 Feb 2021

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