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.
Call for Papers: 'People make Records' Archive conservation
The global rise of heritage studies and the heritage industry in recent decades has been a story of crossing frontiers and transcending boundaries. The 2018 Association of Critical Heritage Studies conference, held in Hangzhou, China, thus takes 'borders' as a broadly defined, yet key, concept for better understanding how heritage is valued, preserved, politicised, mobilised, financed, planned and destroyed.
"Industrial Heritage: Understanding the past, making the future sustainable"
Call for papers and/or posters
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Please save the date for the 6th International Mountmakers Forum.
The Natural History Museum London is delighted to be hosting the 6th International Mountmakers Forum between 25th-27th September 2018. The first of its kind to be held in Europe the Forum will consist of talks, poster sessions, discussion groups, workshop and exhibition tours focused on all aspects of mount making.
The Mountmakers Forum will be 10 years old in 2018 so we hope you will join us in London to celebrate.
More details of the Forum event and how to register will be coming soon.
CALL FOR PAPERS at https://www.nkf2018.is
The Icelandic section of the Nordic Association of Conservators is pleased to announce the XXI NKF Congress - Cultural heritage facing catastrophe: prevention and recoveries to be held in Reykjavik, Iceland 26 - 28 September 2018.
The theme of the congress is the impact of natural and man-made catastrophes on cultural heritage and recoveries.
Unexpected fame: Conservation approaches to the preparatory object Call for Papers
2ND Icon Book & Paper Group Conference
The Icon Book & Paper Group is pleased to announce the theme for our 2018 conference, and to open the call for papers. Please see below for further details of how you can submit an abstract for consideration by our review panel. A call for posters will follow in early 2018.
The 14th Conference of the Association Internationale pour l’Étude de la Mosaïque Antique (AIEMA) will take place in Nicosia (Cyprus), 15–19 October 2018, at the invitation of Emeritus Professor Demetrios Michaelides, Vice-President of AIEMA, and Professor Vassiliki Kassianidou, the Director of the Archaeological Research Unit of the University of Cyprus.
Call for Papers
The Dutch Foundation for the Conservation of Contemporary Art (SBMK) was formed to manage the international project Modern Art: Who Cares (1995-1997). One of the results of this project was the foundation of INCCA: the International Network for the Conservation of Contemporary Art.