6th International Mountmakers Forum

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.

25 Sep 2018 to 27 Sep 2018

XXI International NKF Congress ICC-Nordic Group - Cultural heritage facing catastrophe: Prevention and recoveries


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.

26 Sep 2018 to 28 Sep 2018
1 Feb 2018

Old Cities New Challenges (OCNC18) A Course for Urban Conservation in Southeast Asia

The primary objective of OCNC18 is to improve urban conservation practices in Southeast Asian cities by providing participants with a fuller understanding of conservation methodologies and effective and practical tools and techniques for the conservation of historic places in urban contexts. The curriculum for this course derives, in part, from the GCI's previous courses in the region.

29 Sep 2018 to 6 Oct 2018
15 Apr 2018

2018 Icon Book & Paper Group Conference

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.

1 Oct 2018 to 3 Oct 2018
31 Jan 2018

14th Conference of the Association Internationale pour l’Étude de la Mosaïque Antique (AIEMA)

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.

15 Oct 2018 to 19 Oct 2018
17 Oct 2017

Getty Conservation Institute - Earthen Architecture Course Announcement

The Getty Conservation Institute in collaboration with the Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism is organizing a training course on the conservation of earthen architecture and archaeological sites. The course is targeted to mid-career professionals (architects, engineers, conservator-restorers, scientists, etc.) working with earthen heritage from the North African, Middle Eastern, and South Asian regions. The course will be held in Al Ain, UAE and Nizwa, Oman from October 28th – November 22nd 2018.

28 Oct 2018 to 22 Nov 2018
1 Mar 2018