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Talk: Air Quality in the Museum Environment - Exemplary Investigations on Air Pollutants in Berlin , Tehran and Mumbai Museum

Manijeh Hadian Dehkordi speaks on the subject of her doctoral dissertation: Air Quality in the Museum Environment - Exemplary Investigations on Air Pollutants in Berlin , Tehran and Mumbai Museum.

Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden, Güntzstr . 34, 01307 Dresden , Lecture Room 222

The lecture will be held in German language.

30 Mar 2015

Continuous Page. Scrolls and Scrolling from Papyrus to Hypertext. Call for project Participants

Scrolls encompass in one sweep the oldest and the most contemporary ideas about images and image-making. On the one hand, some of the most enduring artefacts of the ancient world adopt the scroll form, evoking long-standing associations with the Classical tradition, Eastern and Middle Eastern cultures, theatrical oration, and the word of the law. Yet today, scrolling is also the single most common interaction between people and their digital media: fingers routinely swipe across trackpads and touch-screens through reams of infinite hypertext.

22 Jun 2015 to 23 Jun 2015
Deadline: 
17 Apr 2015

FUTURE TALKS 015 Conference - Call for Papers

The Conservation Department, Die Neue Sammlung - The International Design Museum Munich is pleased to announce its fourth edition of the FUTURE TALKS conference series: Processes. The Making of Design and Modern Art Materials, Technologies and Conservation Strategies

Pinakothek of Modern

28 Oct 2015 to 30 Oct 2015
Deadline: 
30 Apr 2015

IIC Conference Postprints - Hard Copies Available

Archetype publications have now received delivery of the most recent IIC Congress postprints (Hong Kong, September 2014). To coincide with this they are offering some past IIC conference postprints at a discount.

1. Hong Kong IIC 2014 Congress volume
60.00GBP plus postage
Papers are given in both English and Chinese
To order, please email info@archetype.co.uk

19 Mar 2015

Cultural Property: Current Problems Meet Established Law

3260 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA

The full-day program will take place on Friday, March 27, 2015. We are proudly co-sponsoring the event with Penn Cultural Heritage Center, which is hosting the conference at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In addition to featuring panels and speakers, the opening reception on the evening of Thursday, March 26 will feature a presentation by international cultural heritage expert, Mariano Aznar-Gomez.

27 Mar 2015

Workshop on X-radiography of cultural materials

A workshop entitled the X-Radiography of Cultural Materials will be held in the Conservation Department of the Royal Ontario Museum, May 5-7, 2015. The workshop will be led by the foremost authorities on the radiography of historic materials, Dr. Sonia O'Connor and Mr. Tom Sparrow of the Archaeological Sciences department of the University of Bradford, UK.

5 May 2015 to 7 May 2015

Islamic Manuscript Association Lecture

"Covering and Re-Covering: Exploring the Codicological Evidence for Historical Repair, Recycling, and Re-Covering Phenomena in the Bindings of Islamic Manuscripts"
Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland
14 Stephenson Way
London NW1 2HD

Registration required; Free of charge

A lecture by Evyn Kropf, Librarian of Near Eastern and Religious Studies and Curator of the Islamic Manuscript Collection, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA.

24 Mar 2015

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