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A review on the situation of cultural heritage in Libya since the revolution | CCA Centro di Conservazione Archeologica

A review on the situation of cultural heritage in Libya since the revolution | CCA Centro di Conservazione Archeologica | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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The armed conflict that started in January 2011, leading to the Gaddafi regime’s fall in October of the same year, raised concerns in the international community for the safety of archaeological sites in Libya

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Fire at National Trust Clandon Park, England | International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works

Fire at National Trust Clandon Park, England | International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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A serious fire started at approximately 4pm on Wednesday 29 April at the National Trust property Clandon Park in Surrey, England

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Nepal's destroyed cultural heritage

Nepal's destroyed cultural heritage | News in Conservation | Scoop.it

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While the death toll of the devastating earthquake in Nepal keeps rising, experts are also still assessing the extent of the damage on the country's precious cultural heritage

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Controversy erupts over ancient 'theatre' in Alexandria - Ahram Online

Controversy erupts over ancient 'theatre' in Alexandria - Ahram Online | News in Conservation | Scoop.it

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Historic Wedgwood Institute’s restoration begins

Historic Wedgwood Institute’s restoration begins | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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Work has begun on the restoration of one of Stoke-on-Trent’s most notable historic buildings, the Wedgwood Institute in Burslem

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Greece Wins Three Cultural Heritage Awards - Greek Reporter

Greece Wins Three Cultural Heritage Awards - Greek Reporter | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
The European Commission and Europa Nostra announced the winners of the European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage/Europa Nostra Awards for 2015.
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Two Stone Gates in Nepal get the laser treatment | International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works

Two Stone Gates in Nepal get the laser treatment | International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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Cooling down hot issues: the MIA Conservation Freezer by Aristoteles Georgios Sakellariou

Cooling down hot issues: the MIA Conservation Freezer by Aristoteles Georgios Sakellariou | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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In late 2011 the Museum of Islamic Art conservators identified the need for a freezer, primarily to treat large objects, such as carpets, for insect infestation. Here is an account of the challenges conservators faced with the project

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Concluso il restauro della Villa dei Misteri a Pompei - Archeomatica

Concluso il restauro della Villa dei Misteri a Pompei - Archeomatica | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Presentato il restauro della Villa dei Misteri a Pompei.
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The results of the conservation intervention on the 'Villa dei Misteri' in Pompeii have been presented.

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Conservation of church portal in Seville to begin

Conservation of church portal in Seville to begin | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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 World Monuments Fund (WMF) and WMF Spain are collaborating with the Instituto Andaluz de Patrimonio Histórico on the conservation of the Niculoso Pisano Portal, part of the Santa Paula religious complex in Seville

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Celebrated Turin shroud goes on show to public for the first time in five years

Celebrated Turin shroud goes on show to public for the first time in five years | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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The Turin Shroud, one of Christianity's most celebrated and hotly-debated relics, went on display to the public on Sunday for the first time in five years

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Two 19th century thangkas from Tibet: examination and conservation by Caroline Ocks

Two 19th century thangkas from Tibet: examination and conservation by Caroline Ocks | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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A case study on the conservation of Tibetan Tangkas from the latest issue of News in Conservation

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A-S: 5 Risks of Public Archaeology?

A-S: 5 Risks of Public Archaeology? | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
© Copyright , All rights Reserved. Written For: HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News
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Historic Auk totem pole being restored - Ktoo

Historic Auk totem pole being restored - Ktoo | News in Conservation | Scoop.it

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A 74-year-old totem pole that once stood at the Auke Recreation Area in Juneau is being restored for a second time

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The Restoration of Casa Vicens, Antoni Gaudí's Hidden Gem - Wall Street Journal

The Restoration of Casa Vicens, Antoni Gaudí's Hidden Gem - Wall Street Journal | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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Next year, an early masterwork by the Catalan architect opens to the public for the first time after restoration

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3D Laser scanning. Restoration and preservation of the historical monument building - YouTube

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 Restoration and preservation of the historical monument building using 3D laser scanning

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A video about 3D laser scanning techniques applied for the preservation of historic buildings

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Fake Chinese painting dupes visitors to London's Dulwich Picture Gallery

Fake Chinese painting dupes visitors to London's Dulwich Picture Gallery | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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Spot the difference!

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Emergency preservation completed at Ma’arra Mosaic Museum

Emergency preservation completed at Ma’arra Mosaic Museum | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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Syria's renowned Ma'arra Mosaic Museum, significantly damaged and in danger of collapsing as a result of the country's ongoing civil war, has undergone emergency conservation carried out by Syrian cultural heritage professionals and volunteers

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Diyarbakir St. Giragos Armenian Church Awarded EU Cultural Heritage Prize - Armenian News By MassisPost

Diyarbakir St. Giragos Armenian Church Awarded EU Cultural Heritage Prize - Armenian News By MassisPost | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
RT @MassisPost: Diyarbakir St. Giragos Armenian Church Awarded EU Cultural Heritage Prize http://t.co/zwlonX1CyF #armenian #armenia
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The Whitney’s Downtown Move

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Renzo Piano's new museum is an instant landmark on the cultural, social, and poetic maps of the city

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Bacteria for the restoration of fountains and statues in the Vatican Gardens

Bacteria for the restoration of fountains and statues in the Vatican Gardens | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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The fountains and statues of the gardens of the Vatican will soon be the subject of a major project of 'biorestoration' through the application of a technology based on the use of bacteria and natural substances developed by ENEA

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IIC review of conservation publications – Spain by Salvador Muñoz-Viñas

IIC review of conservation publications – Spain by Salvador Muñoz-Viñas | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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A review of conservation journals from Spain, published in News in Conservation, Issue 47

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Egypt recovers ancient artefacts smuggled to US; Will be repatriated in the next few days

Egypt recovers ancient artefacts smuggled to US; Will be repatriated in the next few days | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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Egypt said it has recovered 123 ancient artefacts that had been smuggled outside the country and were later confiscated in New York

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Feeding the war: illicit trafficking in cultural goods | International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works

Feeding the war: illicit trafficking in cultural goods | International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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Inghilterra, il monaco nel manoscritto medievale sembra Yoda

Inghilterra, il monaco nel manoscritto medievale sembra Yoda | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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Archaeologists defy Isis militants by finding new antiquities in Iraq

Archaeologists defy Isis militants by finding new antiquities in Iraq | News in Conservation | Scoop.it

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University of Manchester archaeologists are continuing to make significant new discoveries near the ancient city of Ur despite efforts by Islamic State militants to ‘culturally cleanse’ Iraq of its ancient relics

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