Conservation and Restoration

Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage

18th ICOM-CC Triennal Conference

04Sept2017 08Sept2017


Fourteen UvA Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage Projects are being presented during the 18th ICOM-CC Triennial Conference in Copenhagen by 13 researchers of the Faculty of Humanities in various specialisations.

Inspired by the 50th anniversary of ICOM-CC, the Conference theme revolves around the past and future of conservation. ICOM-CC's hallmark has always been action: linking past advances with future directions. All ICOM-CC working groups will present their latest research. There will be topics of interest to everyone involved in the sector:
◦ Art Technological Source Research
◦ Documentation
◦ Education and Training in Conservation
◦ Glass and Ceramics
◦ Graphic Documents
◦ Leather and Related Materials
◦ Legal Issues in Conservation
◦ Metals
◦ Modern Materials and Contemporary Art
◦ Murals, Stone and Rock Art
◦ Natural History Collections
◦ Objects from Indigenous and World Cultures
◦ Paintings
◦ Photographic Materials
◦ Preventive Conservation
◦ Scientific Research
◦ Sculpture, Polychromy and Architectural Decoration
◦ Textiles 
◦ Theory and History of Conservation
◦ Wet Organic and Archaeological Materials
◦ Wood, Furniture, and Lacquer

Published by  Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture