Workshop - Solvents and Paint Films: the practical ramifications

by Gwendoline R. Fife
SRAL Studios, Wiebengahal, Avenue Ceramique 224

The aim of the workshop is to support practitioners in their practical applications of solvents. This will be achieved by providing a review of knowledge with an overview including recent research into solvent effects, current findings into solvent application techniques, and an open forum for discussions covering workshop participants' questions, practical experiences and opinions regarding solvent choices and application.

23 Apr 2018 to 25 Apr 2018
15 Mar 2018

44th Annual CAC Conference and Workshops

44th Annual CAC Conference and Workshops | 44es congrès et ateliers annuels de l’ACCR
Kingston, Ontario, Canada
May 8 – 12, 2018 | Du 8 au 12 mai 2018

8 May 2018 to 12 May 2018
15 Nov 2017

Florence Heri-Tech - The Future of Heritage Science and Technologies


Florence Heri-Tech - The Future of Heritage Science and Technologies Palazzo dei Congressi – Villa Vittoria, Florence, ITALY CALL FOR PAPERS


Florence Heri-Tech has a high-level scientific and cultural profile and aims to create an International Forum in Florence for participants to compare and debate research, themes and trends in cultural heritage science and technologies.

16 May 2018 to 18 May 2018
15 Nov 2017

Icon Textile Group Spring Forum: The Nature of Textiles

Call for Papers

Venue: Museum of London

The ICON Textile Group invites submissions for our annual Spring Forum.

ICON welcomes interdisciplinary papers or posters of a theoretical or practical nature, either on the specific theme of 'textiles and nature', or on a general theme of new developments in the interpretation, care and conservation of textiles.

Potential topics for papers could include:

21 May 2018
1 Dec 2017

AIHA National Conference

AIHA Health and Safety colleagues are organizing presentation sessions dedicated to Museums, Historic Sites, Collection Care Risk Management for their National Conference, May 21-23, 2018, Philadelphia. Conservators are
encouraged to submit an abstract dealing with a health/safety/environmental issue in a conservation project or similar idea.

21 May 2018 to 23 May 2018

10th Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries International Conference (QQML2018)

Chania, Crete, Greece
The 10th Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries International Conference (QQML2018, is organized under the umbrella of ISAST (International Society for the Advancement of Science and Technology).

The conference invites Special and Contributed Sessions, Oral Papers, Best Practices, Workshops and Posters.
Details about the types of distribution please visit:

22 May 2018 to 25 May 2018
20 Dec 2017

Conference on Modern Oil Paints

On 23-25 May 2018, the Cultural Heritage Agency of The Netherlands, in collaboration with the University of Amsterdam, Tate, The Courtauld Institute of Art and the University of Pisa and associated partners, will be hosting a three-day conference on modern oil paints. The conference will be held in Amsterdam under the auspices of the Netherlands Institute for Conservation, Art and Science (NICAS).

23 May 2018 to 25 May 2018
15 Jan 2018

AIC Electronic Media Group specialty session

Call for submissions for the Electronic Media Group specialty session, Houston 2018

The Electronic Media Group (EMG) seeks abstracts for papers to be presented at the the 46th Annual Meeting, held in Houston, TX, USA, May 29-June 2, 2018, at the Marriott Marquis Houston.

Abstracts are due on September 15th, 2017

Submissions of original work related to the topics below are encouraged, but other aspects of the conservation of time-based media and digital art, electronic and electric component materials, and related areas will also be considered.

29 May 2018 to 6 Jun 2018
15 Sep 2017