Applications for Nanocellulose Films in Conservation Workshop

The Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation is presenting the "Applications for Nanocellulose Films in Conservation" workshop, taught by Rémy Dreyfuss-Deseigne. The workshop will take place July 19 - 20, 2018 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

19 Jul 2018 to 20 Jul 2018

Gordon Research Conference 2018: Scientific Methods in Cultural Heritage Research

From 22-27 July 2018 the Gordon Research Conference (GRC) "Leading Edge Applications of Data Science, Degradation Science, and Conservation Strategies for Cultural Heritage" will be organized in Barcelona, Spain. The conferences focusses on exceptional methodological research in cultural heritage, which has an impact on fundamental knowledge, interpretation, and conservation. The Gordon Research Conferences are defined by their informal atmosphere and the fact that presentations highlight ongoing and future research instead of results from past projects.

22 Jul 2018 to 27 Jul 2018

Montefiascone Conservation Project Summer School 2018

Montefiascone is a small medieval walled city about 100 k (80 miles) north of Rome, on Lake Bolsena. Since 1988, conservators and others interested in books and their history have come together to work, to learn and to enjoy this special place. Participants come to enjoy the medieval architecture, friendly people, a clean accessible lake, books and scholarship. The Montefiascone Project is a non-profit making organisation, set up to fund the restoration of the Library of the Seminario Barbarigo in Montefiascone.

23 Jul 2018 to 17 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