Thursday Talks on Conservation

Thursday Talks on Conservation

Thursday, 17 August 2017 17:30 until Thursday, 17 August 2017 18:30
Join us for Thursday Talks on Conservation Topics. Lauren Buttle, Kress Fellow at Trinity College Library Conservation Department, will discuss the conservation of papyrus Egyptian Books of the Dead. Mary Teehan, E-RIHS coordinator (Ireland) and Archaeology 2025 Strategy coordinator, will present The European Infrastructure for Heritage Science (E-RIHS) - a new portal for conservation science.  Open to all members....

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Training Day in Social Media and Broadcast Media Skills

Training Day in Social Media and Broadcast Media Skills

Tuesday, 10 October 2017 09:30 until Tuesday, 10 October 2017 17:00
A 1 day training programme provided by DHR Communications for members of ICRI who engage, or seek to engage, with the media. Topics covered include: an introduction to social media; an overview of writing for the web/blogging; tips and techniques for broadcast media interviews; and dealing with media queries. The cost is €50. To book a place please contact: levequee@tcd.ie

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Behind the Scenes

Behind the Scenes

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: greiner.jenny@gmail.com

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Thursday Talks on Conservation

Thursday Talks on Conservation

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...

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September Field Trip

September Field Trip

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...

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Conservation Activities in Ireland IV Conference

Conservation Activities in Ireland IV Conference

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...

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Museum Lighting: from Theory to Practice

Museum Lighting: from Theory to Practice

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,...

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Behind the scenes at the Conservation of Fine Art Studio, and The Paper Conservation Studio

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,...

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Hazards in Collections

Hazards in Collections

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...

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November Outing to 14 Henrietta Street

November Outing to 14 Henrietta Street

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...

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