Saturday, 02 November 2019 10:30 until Saturday, 02 November 2019 12:45
Join us on our November outing to 14 Henrietta Street. Set in a Georgian townhouse, 14 Henrietta Street tells the story of the building’s shifting fortunes, from family home and powerbase to courthouse; from barracks to its final incarnation as a tenement house. The stories of the house and street mirror the story of Dublin and her citizens. See the house, hear its stories and discover the layers of Dublin history within its walls. The tour...
Thursday, 24 October 2019 09:00 until Thursday, 24 October 2019 17:00
ICRI, Trinity College Dublin Library, and International Academic Projects are delighted to announce a one-day course with Larry Carr, on Hazards in Collections.
The focus of the course is the hazardous objects and hazardous materials which may be encountered by conservators, technicians, collections managers, and registrars working in museums, galleries, libraries, and archives. The emphasis is on the evaluation of the risks posed by...
Behind the scenes at the Conservation of Fine Art Studio, and The Paper Conservation Studio
Monday, 10 June 2019 15:00 until Monday, 10 June 2019 17:00
Join Ciara Brennan (A-ICRI) at the Conservation of Fine Art Studio, and Dr Pat McBride and Ciara McQueirns (A-ICRI) at The Paper Conservation Studio, in the Design Tower in Trinity Technology and Enterprise Campus, Pearse Street, from 3-5pm on Monday 10th June.
The Paper Conservation Studio was established by Dr McBride in 1985 and specialises in the conservation, preservation and restoration of works of art on paper, including watercolours,...
Thursday, 30 May 2019 14:45 until Thursday, 30 May 2019 18:15
Our AGM will be held on May 30th in the Helen Roe Theatre, RSAI Society House, 63 Merrion Square, Dublin. The meeting will start at 2.45pm and will be followed by a series of short update reports from ICRI members. Everyone is welcome to a reception afterwards from 4.45 - 6.15pm. Hope to see you all there! Please RSVP or apologies to email@example.com
Join us on our May outing to Hillsborough Castle, the official residence of the Royal Family when visiting Northern Ireland, and the location of significant historic meetings between British and Irish Politicians during the Northern Ireland Peace Process. The beautiful Georgian mansion is set in 100 acres of gardens, woodland and lawns.
We will be guided through the house by David Orr, conservator with the Historic Royal Palaces.
ICRI Behind the Scenes at Trinity College Library Preservation and Conservation Department
Thursday, 21 February 2019 15:00 until Thursday, 21 February 2019 17:00
Join Susie Bioletti, Keeper of Preservation and Conservation for a guided tour of the conservation department and the projects being undertaken by the conservation team on the library's collections.
To reserve a place please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Grellan Rourke, ICRI vice-chair, will kindly be hosting the Christmas drinks this year at his home in Rathgar, Dublin. All ICRI members and family are invited for the festivities and we hope to see you there for a chance to socialise before New Year!
Please RSVP Susannah Kelly @ email@example.com for attendance and address details.
Thursday, 22 November 2018 09:30 until Thursday, 22 November 2018 17:00
ICRI and Trinity College Dublin Library are delighted to announce a one-day workshop with Dr David Saunders on Museum Lighting. The workshop is divided into five sessions: Light, radiation, human vision and colour; Light as an agent of damage to collections; Access versus conservation; The practicalities of lighting objects; Developing lighting policy and guidelines.
Dr Saunders is an Honorary Research Fellow at the British Museum,...
Thursday, 04 October 2018 09:00 until Thursday, 04 October 2018 17:00
4 October at the National Gallery of Ireland
Book your place now here
Conservators in Ireland are connecting and collaborating with diverse local communities, fellow heritage colleagues and aligned professions such as conservation scientists in ever diverse and innovative ways. This conference reflects a broadening range of conservation skills of ICRI members and highlights excellence in the conservation profession. It...
Friday, 21 September 2018 00:00 until Saturday, 22 September 2018 00:00
Field trip to the west of Ireland - open to all members and family
Friday 21 September – Meet at 11am
Griffen Mill, The Old Post Office, Ardmore, Donamon, Co. Roscommon
Griffen mill is the only papermill in Ireland making traditional handmade paper. Famous for their watercolour papers which emulate the qualities of papers used by Turner and Cotman, as well as their wallpapers, bookbinding and letterpress and Islamic papers, Griffen...
Behind the Scene at the National Gallery of Ireland
Friday, 23 February 2018 15:00 until Friday, 23 February 2018 17:00
Join Simone Mancini, Head of Conservation at the National Gallery of Ireland and his team for a guided tour of the Conservation Department and learn about the current projects.
To reserve your place please email Jenny Greiner
Maximum 13 people
Friday, 15 December 2017 17:30 until Friday, 15 December 2017 19:30
Colleagues and friends - join us for ICRI Christmas drinks, to celebrate the year gone by and toast to the one to come. Catch up and enjoy a festive drink (or two) in the atmospheric Library Bar, of the Central Hotel. See you there!
Thursday, 16 November 2017 17:30 until Thursday, 16 November 2017 18:30
Join us for 2 Thursday talks:
The Guercino Research and Conservation Project, presented by Simone Mancini, Head of Conservation, National Gallery of Ireland
Simone will discuss a collaborative conservation and research project between NGI and J.Paul Getty Museum, Los Angelos. A team comprising conservators, curators, and scientists from both institutions are conserving and researching 'Jacob Blessing the Sons of Joseph' by Giovanni...
Thursday, 09 November 2017 11:00 until Thursday, 09 November 2017 13:00
Join Kristine Rose Beers, Senior Conservator at the Chester Beatty Library, for a guided tour of the conservation department and an opportunity to learn of the treatment of the world renown collections held by the Library.
This event is open to all members however booking is essential. To reserve a place please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org