Preventive Conservation in Historic Houses and Palace-Museums: Assessment Methodologies and Applications

Wednesday, 29 November, 2017 to Friday, 1 December, 2017
Thursday, 30 March, 2017

Call for papers and/or posters

Association of European Royal Residences, National Museum of the Palace of Versailles, Research Centre of the Palace of Versailles in collaboration with the International Committee for Historic House Museums (ICOM-DEMHIST), France

Versailles, France

The colloquium will focus on three main topics:
I. Condition survey and risk assessment: methodologies and applications – Wednesday, 29 November 2017
II. From evaluation to planning: preventive conservation as applied by professionals in the field of historic houses (presentations and roundtables) – Thursday, 30 November 2017
III. Science applied to the preventive conservation of in situ collections: essential support for conservation diagnostics and actions – Friday, 1 December 2017

Submission of abstracts deadline: / date limite : 30 March 2017

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