Events

Papyrus Conservation Summer Seminar 2018

The Papyrology Collection of the University of Michigan Library will host a two-week seminar in papyrus conservation from Monday, June 11 to Friday, June 22, 2018 directed by Conservation Librarian/Conservator Marieka Kaye. Participants will receive an in-depth, hands-on introduction to papyrus conservation. They will learn about the tools and materials used in papyrus conservation as well as the theory and methodology behind current conservation techniques.

11 Jun 2018 to 22 Jun 2018
Deadline: 
1 Nov 2017

IAP Course: Digital Photography of Museum Objects

Tutor(s): Stuart Laidlaw and Mike Halliwell
Price(s): £345.00
Places available: 10
Location: London, Institute of Archaeology

This two day practical course is for those who wish to optimise the results they are obtaining using digital equipment to record images of museum objects. Whilst there will be discussions on the use and choice of digital cameras the emphasis will be on practical photographic and lighting techniques and on how to manipulate the resultant digital images for use in reports, exhibition catalogues etc.

12 Jun 2018 to 13 Jun 2018

IAP Digital Photography of Museum Objects Course 2018

Price(s): £345.00
Places available: 10
Location: London, Institute of Archaeology

This two day practical course is for those who wish to optimise the results they are obtaining using digital equipment to record images of museum objects.  Whilst there will be discussions on the use and choice of digital cameras the emphasis will be on practical photographic and lighting techniques and on how to manipulate the resultant digital images for use in reports, exhibition catalogues etc.

12 Jun 2018 to 13 Jun 2018

IAP CPD Course: Conservation of Glass

Tutor(s): Stephen Koob
Price(s): £565.00
Places available: 10
Location: Eugeniusz Geppert Academy Of Art And Design

This practical course, to be held at The Eugeniusz Geppert Academy Of Art And Design, The Ceramic And Glass Faculty, University of Wroclaw, Poland covers the principles and practice of historical and archaeological glass cleaning, care, conservation and restoration.

18 Jun 2018 to 22 Jun 2018

CATS conference: Trading Paintings and Painters’ Materials 1550-1800

This call for Papers and Posters is for a two-day Technical Art History conference to be held by CATS in Copenhagen on 21 – 22 June 2018. The venue will be the National Museum of Denmark. The key-note speakers will be Dr. Sandra van Ginhoven, Research Associate at the Getty Research Insistute, and Dr. Jo Kirby Atkinson, formerly at the National Gallery London.

21 Jun 2018 to 22 Jun 2018
Deadline: 
1 Feb 2018

2018 American Glass Guild Conference - Call for papers

Conference Dates: June 22-24, 2018 Cleveland, Ohio
Workshop Dates: June 21 & 22, 2018
Submission Deadline: December 1, 2017

The American Glass Guild Conference Committee is seeking proposals for lectures, panels, demonstrations by artists, craftspeople, studios, conservators, architects, historians or panels for the AGG annual Conference to be held June 22 - 24, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio. We are also interested in proposals for pre-conference workshops. Please consider sharing case studios, bodies of work and other relevant information with others in the profession.

21 Jun 2018 to 24 Jun 2018
Deadline: 
1 Dec 2017

Metallography and Microstructure. A Summer School Course in Ancient and Historic Metals.

University of Brighton, Hastings Campus, Havelock Street, Hastings, East Sussex. Monday July 2nd-Friday 6th July 2018.

This week-long course is designed to introduce or further develop knowledge of the microstructure of ancient metals and the practical application of metallography. Using prepared samples from the most extensive collection of mounted ancient metals in the world, course participants will learn how to sample, mount, polish, etch and interpret microstructural features.

2 Jul 2018 to 6 Jul 2018

Workshop on Asian Papers and their Applications in Paper Conservation

Instructor: Minah Song, independent paper conservator
Date: 3th - 5th July (Tue - Thu), 2018 - 3 days
Place: The British Library, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB
Enrollment limit : 12
Registration fee: 470 GBP (materials included)

3 Jul 2018 to 5 Jul 2018

Getty Conservation Institute: Plastics workshop at NYU

The Getty Conservation Institute's workshop entitled "Conservation of Plastics in Museum Collections" is taking place at the Conservation Center, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, July 16 - 20, 2018.

The cost of the course is $600 and the application is found in this link:

http://www.getty.edu/conservation/our_projects/education/cons_plastics/w...

Applications are due March 19.

16 Jul 2018 to 20 Jul 2018
Deadline: 
19 Mar 2018

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