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Workshop on pigment-toned paper pulp for infilling

Using Pigment-toned Paper Pulp to Create Flawless Fills for Works of Art on Paper and Archival Material
Smithsonian Libraries
Preservation Services Dept.
Landover MD 20785

Registration Fee: $650 (materials and lunch included)
Enrolment limit: 8

9 Sep 2015 to 11 Sep 2015

Conference on Conservation of Cultural Heritage: Challenges and Reviews

In celebration of its 50 years of conservation service and 30 years of conservation education and training within the Hellenic Ministry of Culture, Education, and Religious Affairs, you are cordially invited by its organizers, the Directorate of Conservation of Ancient and Modern Monuments (DCAMM) and the Department of Conservation of Antiquities and Works of Art, TEI of Athens to participate in the conference: Conservation of Cultural Heritage: Challenges and Reviews. The conference will take place in Athens, Greece, from 25-29 May 2015, at Technopolis and the Acropolis Museum.

25 May 2015 to 29 May 2015

Conservator: Japanese Paintings

29,689 per annum
Ref: 1463449

The Department of Conservation and Scientific Research is looking to recruit a senior Conservator who will be an authority on Japanese scroll-mounting at the British Museum and who will contribute to the care and conservation of the British Museum’s collection of Eastern Pictorial Art on paper and silk.

Application deadline: 
11 Jun 2015

Workshop on Technical Paper Conservation

Villa Bon
Zero Branco
Treviso Italy

The workshop intended to train students who wish to gain experience in field of tracing paper

Students will have the opportunity to characterize the works with scientific instruments. The exercises will carried out on material from the nineteenth century up to ongoing materials.

The workshop will last six weeks for a total of 180 hours of lessons during which student will complete the work of conservation status of the object examined and they will present the conservation project.

1 Jun 2015 to 30 Sep 2015

Symposium Announcement - (In)significance: A Discussion about Values & Valuing in Heritage

The Centre of Creative Cultural Research at the University of Canberra is running 2 events on the 14th and 15th of May.

The first event " Heritage Education Network" on the 14th will be a discussion into the need for a interdisciplinary and cross institutional heritage education network. This will be followed by the launch of 'Object Stories' by Steve Brown, Anne Clark and Ursula Frederick.

14 May 2015 to 15 May 2015

iPRES (International Conference on Digital Preservation) Conference

Organized by: iPRES, United States

Location of event: Chapel Hill, NC, United States

More info: http://ipres2015.org/

iPRES is the premier international conference on the preservation and long term management of digital materials. Contributions are currently being sought that present research and innovative practice in digital preservation.

Contact information: Helen Tibbo, tibbo@ils.unc.edu

2 Nov 2015 to 6 Nov 2015

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