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Conference Program

THURSDAY 7 September

9:00 to 9:20
MODERN MATERIALS AND CONTEMPORARY ART
Günter Weseler's Breathing Object – bringing it back to life
Günter Weseler's Breathing Object – bringing it back to life
Tannar Ruuben (Ilona Jaaranen)
chair: Lydia Beerkens
room: CONGRESS HALL
THEORY AND HISTORY + LEGAL ISSUES IN CONSERVATION
A role for bespoke codes of ethics
A role for bespoke codes of ethics
Jonathan Ashley-Smith
chair: Isabelle Brajer
room: HARLEKIN
WOOD, FURNITURE, AND LACQUER
The construction of late seventeenth-century Netherlandish furniture. Typology, materials, authorship and durability.
The construction of late seventeenth-century Netherlandish furniture. Typology, materials, authorship and durability.
Paul van Duin
chair: Daniel Hausdorf
room: PIERROT
PHOTOGRAPHIC MATERIALS
New approaches for monitoring dye fading in chromogenic reversal films: UV-Vis spectrophotometry and digitization
New approaches for monitoring dye fading in chromogenic reversal films: UV-Vis spectrophotometry and digitization
Joana Silva
chair: Mark Strange
room: BLOMSTERSALEN
OBJECTS FROM INDIGENOUS AND WORLD CULTURES
Conserving world cultures at the Ethnological Materials Conservation Laboratory of the Vatican museums
Conserving world cultures at the Ethnological Materials Conservation Laboratory of the Vatican museums
Stefania Pandozy (Catherine Rivière)
chair: Renata F. Peters
room: BALLONSALEN
9:30 to 9:50
MODERN MATERIALS AND CONTEMPORARY ART
Nanofluids confined in chemical hydrogels for the selective removal of graffiti from street art
Nanofluids confined in chemical hydrogels for the selective removal of graffiti from street art
Piero Baglioni (Yvonne Shashoua)
chair: Lydia Beerkens
room: CONGRESS HALL
THEORY AND HISTORY + LEGAL ISSUES IN CONSERVATION
Time and conservation
Time and conservation
Hanna Hölling
chair: Isabelle Brajer
room: HARLEKIN
WOOD, FURNITURE, AND LACQUER
Two mid-19th century Chinese lacquered folding screens still in use – Research and conservation
Two mid-19th century Chinese lacquered folding screens still in use – Research and conservation
Johanne Bornemann Mogensen
chair: Daniel Hausdorf
room: PIERROT
PHOTOGRAPHIC MATERIALS
Color negatives at the demise of Silver Halides
Color negatives at the demise of Silver Halides
Rudolf Gschwind (Giorgio Trumpy)
chair: Mark Strange
room: BLOMSTERSALEN
OBJECTS FROM INDIGENOUS AND WORLD CULTURES
Capturing motion in Māori cloaks: Logistics, decision-making and perceptions.
Capturing motion in Māori cloaks: Logistics, decision-making and perceptions.
Nyssa Mildwaters
chair: Renata F. Peters
room: BALLONSALEN
10:00 to 10:20
MODERN MATERIALS AND CONTEMPORARY ART
The applicability of gecko inspired dry adhesives to the structural conservation of contemporary materials
The applicability of gecko inspired dry adhesives to the structural conservation of contemporary materials
Christina Young
chair: Lydia Beerkens
room: CONGRESS HALL
THEORY AND HISTORY + LEGAL ISSUES IN CONSERVATION
From the periphery to the center of decision: community engagement and justice in conservation decision-making
From the periphery to the center of decision: community engagement and justice in conservation decision-making
Rita Macedo (Hélia Marçal)
chair: Isabelle Brajer
room: HARLEKIN
WOOD, FURNITURE, AND LACQUER
When science reveals craft practices: Recent findings in the py-GC/MS analysis of Chinese export lacquer
When science reveals craft practices: Recent findings in the py-GC/MS analysis of Chinese export lacquer
Catherine Matsen
chair: Daniel Hausdorf
room: PIERROT
PHOTOGRAPHIC MATERIALS
Rebuilding Holtermann’s Triumph: from plate to pixel
Rebuilding Holtermann’s Triumph: from plate to pixel
Nichola Parshall
chair: Mark Strange
room: BLOMSTERSALEN
OBJECTS FROM INDIGENOUS AND WORLD CULTURES
Saving the present in Brazil: perspectives from collaborations with Indigenous museums.
Saving the present in Brazil: perspectives from collaborations with Indigenous museums.
Ana Carolina Delgado Vieira
chair: Renata F. Peters
room: BALLONSALEN
10:30 to 11:00 TEA/COFFEE/POSTER SESSIONS
Modern Materials and Contemporary Art POSTERS
Effectiveness and durability of conservation treatments for photo-oxidized Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS)
Effectiveness and durability of conservation treatments for photo-oxidized Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS)
Luisa Sampaio (Sara Babo)
Theory and History + Legal Issues in Conservation POSTERS
Art in Process - Process in Art: towards a new philosophy in the care of contemporary art
Art in Process - Process in Art: towards a new philosophy in the care of contemporary art
Iwona Szmelter
Wood, Furniture, and Lacquer POSTERS
Wood conservation training course at the Grand Egyptian Museum Conservation Center by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (2011-2016)
Wood conservation training course at the Grand Egyptian Museum Conservation Center by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (2011-2016)
Yasushi Okada
Photographic Materials POSTERS
Characterization of Louis Ducos du Hauron’s diaphanies
Characterization of Louis Ducos du Hauron’s diaphanies
Natalie Coural
Theory and History + Legal Issues in Conservation POSTERS
Royal Villa and Park of Monza: a knowledge based strategy for preventive conservation and site management
Royal Villa and Park of Monza: a knowledge based strategy for preventive conservation and site management
Rossella Moiolli (Anthoula Konsta)
Glass and Ceramics POSTERS
Examination of Blue faience libation Vessels of Tutankhamen
Examination of Blue faience libation Vessels of Tutankhamen
Eid Mertah (Yasunori Matsuda)
Objects from Indigenous and World Cultures POSTERS
Is that a wig you are wearing?
Is that a wig you are wearing?
Rosemarie Selm
Theory and History + Legal Issues in Conservation POSTERS
Linking museum visitors with technical studies of artists techniques
Linking museum visitors with technical studies of artists techniques
Marcelle Lunau
Wood, Furniture, and Lacquer POSTERS
The rebirth of Door Gods: Conservation of a pair of traditional Chinese timber entrance doors
The rebirth of Door Gods: Conservation of a pair of traditional Chinese timber entrance doors
Eddy Leung
Objects from Indigenous and World Cultures POSTERS
Uncovering, discovering and deinstalling a rare Solomon Islands canoe from 118 year museum public display
Uncovering, discovering and deinstalling a rare Solomon Islands canoe from 118 year museum public display
T. Rose Holdcraft
Theory and History + Legal Issues in Conservation POSTERS
The metamorphosis of Lady Ibet Coffin (L1651 to L1655): restoration stories
The metamorphosis of Lady Ibet Coffin (L1651 to L1655): restoration stories
Noelle Timbart
Glass and Ceramics POSTERS
Investigating the use of the Er:YAG laser for the conservation of inorganic archaeological artefacts
Investigating the use of the Er:YAG laser for the conservation of inorganic archaeological artefacts
Lucía Pereira-Pardo
Objects from Indigenous and World Cultures POSTERS
Linking Dahlem with the Humboldt Forum
Linking Dahlem with the Humboldt Forum
Birgit Kantzenbach
Glass and Ceramics POSTERS
The yellowing of polymer fills in vessel glass: a retrospective assessment involving FTIR characterisation
The yellowing of polymer fills in vessel glass: a retrospective assessment involving FTIR characterisation
Norman Tennent
11:00 to 11:20
MODERN MATERIALS AND CONTEMPORARY ART
From Pollock-drips to perfect white in Jan Schoonhoven’s Zero-reliefs
From Pollock-drips to perfect white in Jan Schoonhoven’s Zero-reliefs
Lydia Beerkens
chair: Barbara Ferriani
room: CONGRESS HALL
THEORY AND HISTORY + LEGAL ISSUES IN CONSERVATION
The effect of credentialism on the cost of conservation treatment
The effect of credentialism on the cost of conservation treatment
Isabelle Brajer
chair: Hélia Marçal
room: HARLEKIN
WOOD, FURNITURE, AND LACQUER
Formation of metal soaps on brass-based coated frames: nitrocellulose revisited
Formation of metal soaps on brass-based coated frames: nitrocellulose revisited
Malgorzata Sawicki
chair: Daniel Hausdorf
room: PIERROT
PHOTOGRAPHIC MATERIALS BUSINESS MEETING
chair: Mark Strange
room: BLOMSTERSALEN
OBJECTS FROM INDIGENOUS AND WORLD CULTURES
A comparison of ethanol and methanol vapour treatments for reshaping birch bark
A comparison of ethanol and methanol vapour treatments for reshaping birch bark
Carole Dignard
chair: Renata F. Peters
room: BALLONSALEN
11:30 to 11:50
MODERN MATERIALS AND CONTEMPORARY ART
In condensed form: The Artist Dialogues Series at the Getty Conservation Institute
In condensed form: The Artist Dialogues Series at the Getty Conservation Institute
Rachel Rivenc
chair: Barbara Ferriani
room: CONGRESS HALL
THEORY AND HISTORY + LEGAL ISSUES IN CONSERVATION
Crime and the conservator: Exhibiting a body of evidence
Crime and the conservator: Exhibiting a body of evidence
Sharon Robinson-Calver
chair: Hélia Marçal
room: HARLEKIN
WOOD, FURNITURE, AND LACQUER
Stool no. 60: Alvar Aalto’s transparent wood coatings from 1930 to today
Stool no. 60: Alvar Aalto’s transparent wood coatings from 1930 to today
Lisa Burkart
chair: Daniel Hausdorf
room: PIERROT
MURALS, STONE, AND ROCK ART
Developing Preservation Policy: The Case of the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program
Developing Preservation Policy: The Case of the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program
Catherine Myers
chair: Lori Wong
room: BLOMSTERSALEN
OBJECTS FROM INDIGENOUS AND WORLD CULTURES
Re-evaluating student treatments of barkcloth artefacts from the Economic Botany Collection, Kew
Re-evaluating student treatments of barkcloth artefacts from the Economic Botany Collection, Kew
Frances Lennard
chair: Renata F. Peters
room: BALLONSALEN
12:00 to 12:20
MODERN MATERIALS AND CONTEMPORARY ART
(S)watch it! Identifying, replicating and restoring the original color of di Suvero’s K-piece
(S)watch it! Identifying, replicating and restoring the original color of di Suvero’s K-piece
Nikki van Basten
chair: Barbara Ferriani
room: CONGRESS HALL
THEORY AND HISTORY + LEGAL ISSUES IN CONSERVATION
The model conservator - Unpicking the past – How archaeological conservation developed as a field and university discipline
The model conservator - Unpicking the past – How archaeological conservation developed as a field and university discipline
Caitlin O'Grady
chair: Hélia Marçal
room: HARLEKIN
WOOD, FURNITURE, AND LACQUER BUSINESS MEETING
chair: Daniel Hausdorf
room: PIERROT
MURALS, STONE, AND ROCK ART
Exercising restraint: Conserving wall paintings within a living religious tradition in Tigray, Ethiopia
Exercising restraint: Conserving wall paintings within a living religious tradition in Tigray, Ethiopia
Lisa Shekede
chair: Lori Wong
room: BLOMSTERSALEN
OBJECTS FROM INDIGENOUS AND WORLD CULTURES
Outcomes in the conservation of basketry: A review and reflection based on survey and treatment
Outcomes in the conservation of basketry: A review and reflection based on survey and treatment
Nancy Odegaard
chair: Renata F. Peters
room: BALLONSALEN
12:30 to 13:30 LUNCH
13:30 to 13:50
MODERN MATERIALS AND CONTEMPORARY ART
Seen from behind: Consolidation of painted works on PMMA by László Moholy-Nagy
Seen from behind: Consolidation of painted works on PMMA by László Moholy-Nagy
Julie Barten
chair: Rachel Rivenc
room: CONGRESS HALL
THEORY AND HISTORY + LEGAL ISSUES IN CONSERVATION
Legal aspects concerning the storages in Brazil
Legal aspects concerning the storages in Brazil
Andréa Lacerda Bachettini
chair: Abdur Rasheed
room: HARLEKIN
SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH
Volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions from plastic materials used for storing and displaying heritage objects
Volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions from plastic materials used for storing and displaying heritage objects
Katherine Curran
chair: Narayan Khandekar
room: PIERROT
MURALS, STONE, AND ROCK ART
Can paint stabilization be reversible? The case of the wall paintings in chapel 11 at Sacro Monte di Varallo
Can paint stabilization be reversible? The case of the wall paintings in chapel 11 at Sacro Monte di Varallo
Francesca Piqué
chair: Lori Wong
room: BLOMSTERSALEN
OBJECTS FROM INDIGENOUS AND WORLD CULTURES
Identification of New Zealand plants in artefacts: insights from polarised light microscopy
Identification of New Zealand plants in artefacts: insights from polarised light microscopy
Catherine Smith
chair: Renata F. Peters
room: BALLONSALEN
14:00 to 14:20
MODERN MATERIALS AND CONTEMPORARY ART
The future of looking younger: a new face for PMMA. Research into fill materials to repair Poly(methyl methacrylate) in contemporary objects and photographs
The future of looking younger: a new face for PMMA. Research into fill materials to repair Poly(methyl methacrylate) in contemporary objects and photographs
Anna Laganà
chair: Rachel Rivenc
room: CONGRESS HALL
THEORY AND HISTORY + LEGAL ISSUES IN CONSERVATION
Red, white or blue – an evacuation priority marking system on paintings in Dutch museums and its applicability in conservation today
Red, white or blue – an evacuation priority marking system on paintings in Dutch museums and its applicability in conservation today
Stina Ekelund
chair: Abdur Rasheed
room: HARLEKIN
SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH
Smelling the past: A case study for identification, analysis and archival of historic pot-pourri as a heritage smell
Smelling the past: A case study for identification, analysis and archival of historic pot-pourri as a heritage smell
Cecilia Bembibre
chair: Narayan Khandekar
room: PIERROT
MURALS, STONE, AND ROCK ART
‘Of only modest artistic quality’: reconsidering the significance of firm ecclesiastical wall painting in England, 1845-1920
‘Of only modest artistic quality’: reconsidering the significance of firm ecclesiastical wall painting in England, 1845-1920
Elizabeth Woolley
chair: Lori Wong
room: BLOMSTERSALEN
OBJECTS FROM INDIGENOUS AND WORLD CULTURES
Tissue issues: Reconsidering winter gut
Tissue issues: Reconsidering winter gut
Amy Tjiong (Judith Levinson)
chair: Renata F. Peters
room: BALLONSALEN
14:30 to 14:50
MODERN MATERIALS AND CONTEMPORARY ART
The effect of materials and production processes of Selective Laser Sintering on the durability and appearance of Rapid Prototyped art objects
The effect of materials and production processes of Selective Laser Sintering on the durability and appearance of Rapid Prototyped art objects
Katja van de Braak
chair: Rachel Rivenc
room: CONGRESS HALL
THEORY AND HISTORY + LEGAL ISSUES IN CONSERVATION
Implementing European standards for conservation of cultural heritage in Sweden
Implementing European standards for conservation of cultural heritage in Sweden
Lisa Nilsen
chair: Abdur Rasheed
room: HARLEKIN
SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH
Silver-copper alloys corrosion mechanisms – new perspectives for the conservation assessment of cultural heritage objects
Silver-copper alloys corrosion mechanisms – new perspectives for the conservation assessment of cultural heritage objects
Isabel Tissot
chair: Narayan Khandekar
room: PIERROT
MURALS, STONE, AND ROCK ART
The artist at work: new material knowledge about a complex Australian mural
The artist at work: new material knowledge about a complex Australian mural
Sabine Cotte
chair: Lori Wong
room: BLOMSTERSALEN
OBJECTS FROM INDIGENOUS AND WORLD CULTURES BUSINESS MEETING
chair: Renata F. Peters
room: BALLONSALEN
15:00 to 15:30 TEA/COFFEE/POSTER SESSIONS
Scientific Research POSTERS
Application of the enzyme for removing polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) from the artworks
Application of the enzyme for removing polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) from the artworks
Noriko Hayakawa
Glass and Ceramics POSTERS
GIMME: Faces and phases
GIMME: Faces and phases
Andrea Fischer
Art Technological Source Research POSTERS
The forgotten "New Mayerne" MS Sloane 1990 – Comparative overview of an understudied art technological source
The forgotten “New Mayerne” MS Sloane 1990 – Comparative overview of an understudied art technological source
Jenny Boulboullé
Murals, Stone, and Rock Art POSTERS
Irish memorial monument, Sydney, Australia: Multifaceted conservation treatment
Irish memorial monument, Sydney, Australia: Multifaceted conservation treatment
Grzegorz Dabrowa
Objects from Indigenous and World Cultures POSTERS
The use, meaning, and preservation method of batik textiles in Indonesia
The use, meaning, and preservation method of batik textiles in Indonesia
Nicolaus Aji Kusuma
Scientific Research POSTERS
A taste of pearl: (re)discovering a modern lead white in PMMA sculptures
A taste of pearl: (re)discovering a modern lead white in PMMA sculptures
Sara Babo
Glass and Ceramics POSTERS
Through the looking glass: on cleaning stained-glass windows with task specific luminescent ionic liquids (IL)
Through the looking glass: on cleaning stained-glass windows with task specific luminescent ionic liquids (IL)
Hélia P. Marçal
Art Technological Source Research POSTERS
Data harvesting for art materials research: a case study using the Trove newspaper collection
Data harvesting for art materials research: a case study using the Trove newspaper collection
Alice Cannon
Murals, Stone, and Rock Art POSTERS
Evaluation of synthesized poly(EMA/MA)/ZnO nanocomposites used for protecting ancient Egypt’s calcareous stone monuments
Evaluation of synthesized poly(EMA/MA)/ZnO nanocomposites used for protecting ancient Egypt’s calcareous stone monuments
Sayed Mansour
WITHDRAWN Objects from Indigenous and World Cultures POSTERS
Museum + Community /Community + Museum: A resource for collaboration
Landis Smith (Marian Kaminitz)
Glass and Ceramics POSTERS
Use of an ionic liquid for the removal of corrosion products formed in historical blue enamels
Use of an ionic liquid for the removal of corrosion products formed in historical blue enamels
Márcia Vilarigues (Andreia Machado)
Murals, Stone, and Rock Art POSTERS
Silicate based murals at the market hall in Stuttgart – an investigation of the art technology and damage phenomena for the development of a conservation approach
Silicate based murals at the market hall in Stuttgart – an investigation of the art technology and damage phenomena for the development of a conservation approach
Anna Schoenemann
Glass and Ceramics POSTERS
The application of an analytical protocol for the quantitative detection of ionic species on the surface of unstable glass in museum collections
The application of an analytical protocol for the quantitative detection of ionic species on the surface of unstable glass in museum collections
Guus Verhaar
15:30 to 15:50
MODERN MATERIALS AND CONTEMPORARY ART
Behaviour index of complex artworks: a conceptual tool for contemporary art conservation
Behaviour index of complex artworks: a conceptual tool for contemporary art conservation
Sanneke Stigter
chair: Lydia Beerkens
room: CONGRESS HALL
THEORY AND HISTORY + LEGAL ISSUES
A materials- and values-based approach to the conservation of fashion
A materials- and values-based approach to the conservation of fashion
Sarah Scaturro
chair: Hélia Marçal
room: HARLEKIN
MURALS, STONE, AND ROCK ART
Investigations into the 1938 restoration of Roman wall paintings in the tablinum of the House of the Bicentenary at Herculaneum
Investigations into the 1938 restoration of Roman wall paintings in the tablinum of the House of the Bicentenary at Herculaneum
Leslie Rainer (Mark Gittins)
chair: Lori Wong
room: BLOMSTERSALEN
GLASS AND CERAMICS
The degradation of cadmium orange restoration paint on an ancient Greek terracotta vase
The degradation of cadmium orange restoration paint on an ancient Greek terracotta vase
Susan D. Costello
chair: Hannelore Roemich
room: BALLONSALEN
16:00 to 16:20
SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH
Sustainable future alternatives to petroleum-based polymeric conservation materials
Sustainable future alternatives to petroleum-based polymeric conservation materials
Yvonne Shashoua
chair: Bronwyn Ormsby
room: CONGRESS HALL
MURALS, STONE, AND ROCK ART
Balancing Conservation Approaches with Archaeological Significance in the Tomb of Tutankhamen
Balancing Conservation Approaches with Archaeological Significance in the Tomb of Tutankhamen
Lori Wong (Stephen Rickerby)
chair: Lori Wong
room: BLOMSTERSALEN
GLASS AND CERAMICS
Romans gone, skills lost? The development of glass quality as seen by nXCT of bubbles
Romans gone, skills lost? The development of glass quality as seen by nXCT of bubbles
Margarete Eska
chair: Hannelore Roemich
room: BALLONSALEN
16:30 to 16:50
SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH
Atomic force microscopy for analyzing adhesion of paint and plastic surfaces
Atomic force microscopy for analyzing adhesion of paint and plastic surfaces
Michal Lukomski (Vincent Beltran)
chair: Bronwyn Ormsby
room: CONGRESS HALL
MURALS, STONE, AND ROCK ART BUSINESS MEETING
chair: Lori Wong
room: BLOMSTERSALEN
GLASS AND CERAMICS
The terracotta dome and internal glass mosaics of Giggleswick school chapel, Yorkshire, UK: condition, diagnosis and conservation
The terracotta dome and internal glass mosaics of Giggleswick school chapel, Yorkshire, UK: condition, diagnosis and conservation
Norman H. Tennent
chair: Hannelore Roemich
room: BALLONSALEN
SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH
The chemical characterisation of water sensitive modern oil paint swatches by Winsor & Newton
The chemical characterisation of water sensitive modern oil paint swatches by Winsor & Newton
Judith Lee
chair: Bronwyn Ormsby
room: CONGRESS HALL
GLASS AND CERAMICS BUSINESS MEETING
chair: Hannelore Roemich
room: BALLONSALEN
18:00 onwards Conference Dinner at the National Museum