2017 Theoretical Archaeology Group (TAG) Conference - Call for Papers

The 2017 Theoretical Archaeology Group (TAG) Conference is taking place December 18-20 at Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom. This year's theme is Time. Cardiff University's Department of Archaeology and Conservation features prominently in this year's conference, with a number of the Department's faculty and postgraduates holding sessions, including the following:

Saving Time: Conservation as a Means for Preserving and Advancing Archaeological Context

18 Dec 2017 to 20 Dec 2017
25 Aug 2017

Conference - Conservation Matters in Wales: Past practise, future practise

Call for papers and save the date:
'Conservation Matters in Wales: Past practise, future practise' One day Conference,
National Museum Wales,

Conservation connects past to the future but how do we make this link in our own practise? This one day conference will look back at previous conservation practises, look forward to where we're going, examine how they are connected and explore where there are opportunities to innovate.

19 Dec 2017
10 Nov 2017

Call for Papers: European Lacquer in Context (ELinC) Conference

Jubelpark/Parc du Cinquantenaire

The Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage (KIK-IRPA, Brussels, Belgium), the University of Antwerp dep. Conservation Studies (UA, Antwerp, Belgium) and the Royal Museums of Art and History (KMKG-MRAH, Brussels, Belgium) kindly invite you to participate in our two-day conference European Lacquer in Context.

The theme of this conference is European lacquers in a broad sense: theoretical and practical work concerning conservation and restoration, art historical, technological and chemical research will be highlighted.

18 Jan 2018 to 19 Jan 2018
4 Jun 2017

Technical Photography Workshop

Dr Antonino Cosentino
Cultural Heritage Science Open Source (CHSOS)
24th - 26th January 2018
at SRAL Studios


SRAL will host the CHSOS three day training workshop on 'Practical Methods for Art Examination'. CHSOS serves an international audience of art professionals: conservators, art historians, and conservation scientists. Its technical innovations and strategies are being adopted by museums and cultural institutions worldwide. CHSOS disseminates this knowledge through the CHSOS website, publications, and training programmes.

24 Jan 2018 to 26 Jan 2018
15 Dec 2017

International Symposium Consolidation & Communication - Call for Papers

Materials and Methods for the Consolidation of Cultural Heritage: An Interdisciplinary Dialogue

International Symposium at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HAWK) in Hildesheim, Germany, 25–27 January 2018

25 Jan 2018 to 27 Jan 2018
31 Oct 2016

2018 Blue Shield Australia Symposium

You are invited to join Blue Shield Australia members and supporters at the 2018 Blue Shield Australia Symposium to be held at the National Library of Australia, Canberra, Australia.

The symposium will be held over two days as follows:
•Monday 29 January 2018—Tours, Workshops and Evening Welcome Reception
•Tuesday 30 January 2018—Symposium with invited speakers

29 Jan 2018 to 30 Jan 2018

Heritage Under Fire Symposium

Heritage Under Fire – a one-day symposium, Deakin University, 2 February 2018
The ongoing conflicts in Syria and Iraq have unleashed a cataclysmic wave of human suffering as well as an unprecedented period of heritage destruction. This one-day symposium brings together world-leading experts to discuss the ongoing threat to heritage in conflict.

2 Feb 2018