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

Icon Conference: Scotland Tour

Did you miss out on last year's Icon Conference in Birmingham, or could you not see a presentation you were interested in due to timetable clashes? If so, you are not alone. Due to popular demand, the Scotland Group and Care of Collections group are hosting a one-day event in which they return to some of the themes and presentations given at our sessions during last year's conference.

The day will consist of ten presentations from speakers from all over the UK on a wide range of subjects, and plenty of time for networking. Refreshments and lunch are also provided.

27 Oct 2017

AICCM National Conference 2017

Organized by: AICCM, Australia
Location of event: Katoomba, Blue Mountains

This year’s National Conference will be hosted by the NSW State Division and held at the Carrington Hotel, Katoomba in November.
Date: 1-3 November, 2017
Location: Carrington Hotel, Katoomba, Blue Mountains

1 Nov 2017 to 3 Nov 2017

Professional Development Seminar - Control of Health and Safety Hazards in Museums, Historic Sites, Conservation Treatment and Collection Care

Accepting Abstracts for the 2017 Fall Professional Development Seminar

The Potomac Section of the American Industrial Hygiene Association, the Washington Conservation Guild and the Smithsonian Institution's Office of Safety, Health and Environmental Management will once again collaborate with the Lunder Conservation Center to host the second annual Professional Development Seminar, building upon last year's theme:

Control of Health and Safety Hazards in Museums, Historic Sites, Conservation Treatment and Collection Care.

1 Nov 2017

European Sgraffito Conference

Sgraffito in Change: Materials, Techniques, Topics, and Preservation

International conference of the HAWK University of Applied Sciences and Arts Hildesheim/Holzminden/Göttingen in cooperation with the Niedersächsisches Landesamt für Denkmalpflege (Lower Saxony state service for cultural heritage)

Where: HAWK, Hildesheim, Goschentor 1
Conference languages: German or English
Application deadline: 15 October 2017

2 Nov 2017 to 4 Nov 2017
15 Oct 2017

Specification of Display Cases Course at Museum of London

Venue: Museum of London, London
Places available: 25

Course Leaders:
David Thickett, Historic England
Helen Ganiaris, Museum of London
Clive McCready, ClickNetherfield

University of Cambridge Museums (UCM) with Historic England and the Museum of London is organising a one-day seminar about the specification and performance of display cases.

3 Nov 2017

2017-2018 West Dean Object and Materials Conservation Short Courses

6-10 November 2017 Art and Object Handling

11-14 December 2017 Conservation of Leather

19-22 February 2018 Art Handling, Disaster Planning and Salvage

26 February-1 March 2018 Care of Sculpture in Galleries, Exhibitions and Collections

19-22 March 2018 Conservation of Photographs

4-7 June 2018 Integrated Pest Management Workshop

6 Nov 2017 to 7 Jun 2018