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C. (Cristina) Duran Casablancas

Faculty of Humanities
Capaciteitsgroep Conservering en Restauratie

Visiting address
  • Johannes Vermeerplein 1
Postal address
  • Postbus 94552
    1090 GN Amsterdam
  • Profile

    Cristina Duran Casablancas is book and paper conservator at the Amsterdam City Archives, and lecturer in the Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage Programme at the University of Amsterdam. She graduated in Art History from the University of Barcelona, and in Paper and Book Conservation from Dutch Institute for Cultural Heritage in Amsterdam. In 2016 she completed a Master of Research in Science and Engineering in Arts Heritage and Archaeology at the Institute for Sustainable Heritage, University College London, and she is currently undertaking her PhD studies at the same institute. The topic of her research is the modelling of preservation management in archive and library collections.

  • Publications


    • Duran-Casablancas, C., Strlič, M., Beentjes, G., de Bruin, G., van der Burg, J., & Grau-Bové, J. (2020). A Comparison of Preservation Management Strategies for Paper Collections. Studies in Conservation, 1-9.


    • Duran-Casablancas, C., Grau-Bové, J., & Strlič, M. (2019). Accumulation of wear and tear in archival and library collections. Part I: exploring the concepts of reliability and epidemiology. Heritage Science, 7(1), [10].
    • Duran-Casablancas, C., Grau-Bové, J., Fearn, T., & Strlič, M. (2019). Accumulation of wear and tear in archival and library collections. Part II: an epidemiological study. Heritage Science, 7(1), [11].


    • Duran Casablancas, C., Grau-Bove, J., Fearn, T., & Strlič, M. (2017). Data mining in collections: From epidemiology to demography. In J. Bridgland (Ed.), Preprints of the 18th Triennial Conference, Copenhagen, 4-7 September 2017 Pulido & Nunes; ICOM Committee for Conservation.


    • Duran Casablancas, C. (2018). Wetenschappelijk onderzoek naar kansen en valkuilen in archiefbehoud en –beheer. Archievenblad, 122(2).


    • Duran Casablancas, C. (2011). Een methode voor het bergen van stokkaarten. Archievenblad, 115(5), 19-22.
    • Duran Casablancas, C., & van Velzen, B. (2011). A Method for Storing Maps Mounted on Wooden Dowels. Journal of Paper Conservation, 12(3), 34.


    • Duran Casablancas, C., & de Groot, E. (2010). De zorg om te beschermen. De conservering van de linnen bekleding van perkamenten archiefbanden uit de periode van 1644 tot 1820. In Textiel en Papier. Textielsymposium gehouden op 10 juni 2010


    • Duran Casablancas, C. (2009). Voors en tegens standaardisatie: Het bergen van grootformaat object. Archievenblad, 113, 22-23.
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  • Ancillary activities
    • Stadsarchief Amsterdam