Project management for conservation projects with Andor Vince

 Project management for conservation projects with Andor Vince

Thursday, 22 July 2021 10:00 until Thursday, 22 July 2021 16:00
 Project management for conservation projects with Andor Vince ICRI is pleased to offer a one day online training opportunity in Project Management for Conservation Projects with Andor Vince independent collections care consultant. This course will take place on July 22nd and will explore the practical application of the principles of project management in conservation and collections care. Participants will work on a case study and use...

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NANOSCIENCE FOR CONSERVATORS: THE APPLICATION OF NANOSCIENCE TO THE CLEANING AND CONSOLIDATION OF WORKS OF ART

NANOSCIENCE FOR CONSERVATORS: THE APPLICATION OF NANOSCIENCE TO THE CLEANING AND CONSOLIDATION OF WORKS OF ART

Friday, 09 July 2021 14:00 until Friday, 09 July 2021 15:00
 ICRI is pleased to offer an exciting new lecture on the topic of ‘Nanoscience for Conservators’. This talk will focus on the synthesis and application of several advanced systems for the consolidation and cleaning of works of art, including hydroxides, nanoparticles, microemulsions, chemical gels and hydrogels. The application of these nanoscience-based systems will be illustrated with example treatments on historic wall...

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ICRI AGM  May 20th

ICRI AGM May 20th

Thursday, 20 May 2021 15:00 until Thursday, 20 May 2021 17:00
The 29th ICRI Annual General Meeting will take place on Thursday 20th May 2021. Due to the Covid- 19 restrictions and in the best interest of our members, the AGM will again be held online using Zoom at 3pm. The Agenda, the Minutes from the 28th AGM, the 2020 Unaudited Financial Statements and report, and the Nomination and Proxy Voting Forms have been sent to all members by email on April 29th. All members are welcome.  If you plan to...

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"Limp Conservation Binding in the Chris Clarkson Style" with Ann-Marie Miller ACR, Book Conservator.

"Limp Conservation Binding in the Chris Clarkson Style" with Ann-Marie Miller ACR, Book Conservator.

Monday, 22 March 2021 14:00 until Monday, 29 March 2021 14:00
ICRI is pleased to offer an exciting online training opportunity:  "Limp Conservation Binding in the Chris Clarkson Style" with Ann-Marie Miller ACR, Book Conservator. Over two afternoon sessions, on Monday 22nd and Monday 29th March, 2pm-4.30pm, online via Zoom. Read more about the specifics of the workshop, including required materials and equipment here: Clarkson Binding Workshop Notes. Cost: €180, including material...

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"Limp Conservation Binding in the Chris Clarkson Style" with Ann-Marie Miller ACR, Book Conservator.

"Limp Conservation Binding in the Chris Clarkson Style" with Ann-Marie Miller ACR, Book Conservator.

Monday, 22 March 2021 14:00 until Monday, 29 March 2021 14:00
ICRI is pleased to offer an exciting online training opportunity:  "Limp Conservation Binding in the Chris Clarkson Style" with Ann-Marie Miller ACR, Book Conservator. Over two afternoon sessions, on Monday 22nd and Monday 29th March, 2pm-4.30pm, online via Zoom. Read more about the specifics of the workshop, including required materials and equipment here: Clarkson Binding Workshop Notes. Cost: €180, including material...

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An introduction to using environmental data to improve collection care

An introduction to using environmental data to improve collection care

Friday, 19 February 2021 11:00 until Friday, 19 February 2021 12:30
Webinar for MSPI  An introduction to using environmental data to improve collection care 19 February 2021 Time: 11.00 – 12.30 As part of the Museum Standards Programme for Ireland, in conjunction with the Institute for Conservator-Restorers in Ireland, the Heritage Council will hold a webinar on using environmental data to improve collection care. The webinar will highlight the importance of Environmental Monitoring for Collection...

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DECORATIVE PLASTER CEILING INVESTIGATION & CONSERVATION SEMINAR by RICHARD IRELAND

DECORATIVE PLASTER CEILING INVESTIGATION & CONSERVATION SEMINAR by RICHARD IRELAND

Thursday, 18 February 2021 14:00 until Thursday, 18 February 2021 16:00
Richard Ireland was lead investigator into the Apollo Theatre ceiling collapse in December 2013. His work with historic plaster and decorative surfaces typically involves a combination of archaeological investigation, scientific analysis, and contextual historic research, and besides these projects he also teaches and lectures in his subject and is widely published. Richard works for many public bodies across the UK and Ireland including...

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The Conservation of the Grand Opera House Auditorium, Belfast by Ruth Bothwell

The Conservation of the Grand Opera House Auditorium, Belfast by Ruth Bothwell

Tuesday, 24 November 2020 18:00 until Tuesday, 24 November 2020 19:00
Ruth Bothwell, Conservator and Director of Decowell Restoration Belfast, and in conjunction with ICRI, will be hosting a powerpoint presentation and speaking about the recent conservation, restoration and redecoration of the historic interior of the Grand Opera House auditorium in Belfast.  The presentation will be followed by a Q & A session. This event is free and open to all, but you must register to attend via the eventbrite link...

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 Approach and Treatment of Three Monumental Bronzes with Lucy Branch

Approach and Treatment of Three Monumental Bronzes with Lucy Branch

Tuesday, 08 September 2020 14:00 until Tuesday, 08 September 2020 16:00
ICRI is pleased to offer an online IAP Virtual training: Approach and Treatment of Three Monumental Bronzes with Lucy Branch* Online lecture - 8 September 2020 – 2pm Three case studies discussing approaches to the conservation and restoration of monumental bronze. During the session, we will look at three types of bronze in this category: a traditional monument, a war memorial and a contemporary sculpture. We will consider the different...

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Understanding varnishes and coatings: An introduction to polymers - what are they and why are they important?

Understanding varnishes and coatings: An introduction to polymers - what are they and why are they important?

Thursday, 27 August 2020 14:30 until Thursday, 27 August 2020 16:30
ICRI is pleased to offer an online IAP Virtual seminar Chemistry refresher - Understanding varnishes and coatings: An introduction to polymers - what are they and why are they important? The seminar will be presented online by David Peggie, Senior Scientist at the National Gallery London* on Thursday 27 August at 2.30pm.  This lecture will cover synthetic polymers and their role in modern paints and varnishes as...

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Furniture conservation and restoration, preserving and understanding wooden objects and craft" -Sven habermann. A Heritage Week Presentation.

Sunday, 23 August 2020 11:00 until Sunday, 23 August 2020 12:00
Join Sven Habermann as he discusses " Furniture conservation and restoration, preserving  and understanding wooden objects and craft" in a virtual presentation for Heritage Week.   Time: Aug 23, 2020 11:00 AM Dublin Register to join this fascinating talk on the eventbrite link below: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/117385060877

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Student Beginnings in Conservation - Jenny Bowen. A Heritage Week Presentation.

Saturday, 22 August 2020 11:00 until Saturday, 22 August 2020 12:00
Jenny Bowen "Student beginnings in Conservation". Topic: Heritage Week Outreach Talk  Time: Aug 22, 2020 11:00 AM  Join ICRI Student Member Jenny Bowen as she discusses life as a paper conservation student in the MA programme in University of Northumbria. Register to join this presentation on life in conservation from a students perspective, on the eventbrite link below. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/117384338717

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Covid -19 Return to Work/Health and Safety with Ele Von Monschow

Covid -19 Return to Work/Health and Safety with Ele Von Monschow

Tuesday, 11 August 2020 14:00 until Tuesday, 11 August 2020 15:00
Join us to hear about Conservation and Museum Health and Safety during Covid-19 Lockdown. Ele von Monschaw, Conservator at the National Gallery of Ireland, is sharing her experience on how the Conservation Department experienced the Covid-19 Lockdown period, and how the Conservation Department has been planning to resume work under these different Health &Safety circumstances. This will be a 30-minute webinar lecture with 10 minutes of...

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Understanding Solvents & Cleaning Approaches - Virtual Seminar

Understanding Solvents & Cleaning Approaches - Virtual Seminar

Thursday, 23 July 2020 14:30 until Thursday, 23 July 2020 14:30
ICRI is pleased to offer an online IAP Virtual seminar on the subject of Understanding solvents & cleaning approaches by David Peggie, Senior Scientist at the National Gallery London* on Thursday 23 July at 2.30pm.  To register, send an email to the ICRI membership secretary Julia Poirier at membership@icriconservation.ie by Monday 19 July. The online seminar is free to ICRI members but you...

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Virtual Lecture: Copyright for Conservators

Virtual Lecture: Copyright for Conservators

Friday, 26 June 2020 11:00 until Friday, 26 June 2020 12:00
ICRI is pleased to offer the opportunity to ICRI members to join an online IAP Virtual lecture on 'Copyright for Conservators' which will be conducted by Bernard Horrocks, independent copyright consultant*, on 26th June at 11am. This is open to all ICRI members upon registration, free of charge.  Copyright for Conservators 1)  Very quick overview of Intellectual Property Rights (as...

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