18th Annual Plenderleith Memorial Lecture

Icon Scotland Group is delighted to announce that the 18th Harold Plenderleith Memorial Lecture will be given by Professor Sue Black and Dr Craig Cunningham from the Centre for Anatomy & Human Identification University of Dundee.

The Lecture will be held in Dundee at Discovery Point on Thursday 26th November at 7pm.

This year’s title is: “The Scheuer Skeletal Collection: a unique resource for archaeology, osteology and forensic anthropology”.

26 Nov 2015

Symposium: Early Picasso: the development of the artist through his palette

This symposium presents the results of the project "Early Stages of Picasso through material characterization of different portraits". The extensive study was possible thanks to the collaboration between the University of Barcelona and the Museu Picasso de Barcelona, by means of the resources of the European project CHARISMA and the facilities of the MOLAB Transnational Access Service.

27 Nov 2015

Webinars on Sustainable Conservation

Two live webinars on sustainable conservation:
"Cost Effective and Sustainable Packing, Moving, and Storage"
December 1, 2015, 2pm EST

"Examining the Environmental Impact of Exhibitions and Loans using the Life Cycle Assessment Tool"
December 8, 2015, 2pm EST

Each webinar is 90 minutes (60 minutes presentation, 30 minutes Q&A)

1 Dec 2015 to 8 Dec 2015

Heritage Alliance’s Annual Heritage Day 2015

11:00am – 4:30 PM
Christ Church Spitalfields

Book your place today for the biggest event in the heritage calendar – The Heritage Alliance’s
annual Heritage Day on 3rd December 2015!

3 Dec 2015
29 Nov 2015

Conservation of East Asian Cabinets in Imperial Residences - Call for Papers

The Conservation of East Asian Cabinets in Imperial Residences (1700-1900) – Follow-up of the 2013 Workshop

We are pleased to announce the 2nd International technical workshop within the framework of the FWF-research project “Asian interior decoration in Schönbrunn Palace” to be held from December 4-5, 2015 at the Schönbrunn Palace Conference Centre in Vienna.

4 Dec 2015 to 5 Dec 2015
29 Jun 2015

Workshop - Hanji: Korean traditional paper making

Moon-Kyung and Jun-Ju

This is first time, Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Korea is hosting traditional paper making course in Korea with the partnership with Korea Craft and Design Foundation. The workshop will provide opportunity to see and learn how Hanji is made by "master of Hanji" and how different process will have impact on finished product.

Participants must arrive in Inchon international airport by 7 of December 2015

8 Dec 2015 to 11 Dec 2015