International Course on Conservation of Japanese Paper
Dates: 27 August - 14 September 2012
Place: Tokyo, Japan
- National Research Institute for Cultural Properties, Tokyo
- ICCROM (International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property)
Methodology The course is an intensive programme combining theory and practice, through lectures, practical workshops in Tokyo and a study tour in Mino and Kyoto to visit traditional paper-making masters and mounting studios.
The course is open to 10 conservators-restorers, curators, keepers, and other professionals actively involved in the preservation of and access to cultural heritage. At least three years of working experience is required. Preference will be given to candidates also involved in training activities or who are heads of conservation teams.
Art historians, conservation scientists, traditional paper-mounting and conservation specialists from leading institutions in Japan.
Course fee900 Euro
ScholarshipsThe selected participants will receive a scholarship covering round-trip travel from the participant’s country of origin and subsistence during the course. The scholarship does not include the course fee (see above).
Please use the ICCROM application form and mail it to the contact address below.
Candidates are also requested to provide a 300 word statement describing the relevance of the course to their own working reality.
ICCROM – Collections Unit
Via di San Michele 13
I-00153, Rome, ITALY
Tel: +39 06 58553 1
Fax: +39 06 58553349
Application deadline: 15 March 2012
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