Seminar: Identification of photomechanical prints

Hosted by Hildegard Homburger Papierrestaurierung in cooperation with the Internationale Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Archiv-, Buch- und Grafikrestauratoren (IADA) -

The language of the Seminar will be English.
Maximum participants: 8
Costs: 330 Euro or 285 Euro for IADA-members

Within the total number of photomechanical prints, artistic works represent only a small part.

12 Oct 2017 to 13 Oct 2017

Conservation of Architectural Heritage (CAH) Conference - Call for Papers

Following the success of the first international conference on “Conservation of Architectural Heritage“, the second version of the conference will take place in Luxor & Aswan, Egypt on the 23rd of February, 2018 till the 26th of February, 2018. Scientific research will foster the attempt to improve the know-how in the field. Expected results include a better understanding of the problems facing architectural heritage, the development of policies favoring its conservation, the definition of practical guidelines and the organization of training and awareness activities.

23 Feb 2018 to 26 Feb 2018

Project Paper Conservator

Book of the Dead of Herw
(Full-time, project, non-union position)

Requirements: The candidate for this position must have a graduate degree in conservation, or its equivalent. Experience examining and treating both paper and papyrus collections desired. The candidate must have good interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to plan ahead. The successful candidate must be a team player and participate in the overall goals of the conservation department and the Museum.

Application deadline: 
14 Jun 2017

Senior Conservator - Leather Conservation Centre

Pension – Workplace Pension Scheme
Full time (37.5 hours per week)

The Leather Conservation Centre (LCC) was established in 1978 and is an internationally renowned organisation offering a comprehensive service in the conservation and care of objects (including books and other archival materials) of historic, cultural and artistic importance made wholly or partly of leather or its related materials.

Application deadline: 
18 Jun 2017


PLACE: National Research Institute of Cultural Heritage of Korea, Daejeon, Korea


ORGANIZERS: ICCROM and National Research Institute of Cultural Heritage of Korea with the support of: CHA ? Korean Cultural Heritage Administration and Korea National University of Cultural Heritage

11 Oct 2017 to 25 Oct 2017
12 Jun 2017

"Modern/Contemporary Materialities" Lecture

A stray eyelash caught on film: moments of materiality and making in the conservation of contemporary art
A lecture by Pip Laurenson, Tate Gallery, London

As part of the 'Modern/Contemporary Materialities' lecture and scholars' workshop series at The Art Institute of Chicago, generously supported by the Stockman Family Foundation.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Lecture: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Studio A, Ryan Learning Center, Art Institute, entrance via the Modern Wing

7 Jun 2017


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