Event Name

6th ALMA Conference 'painting as a Story' and 2nd CrysAC Workshop

Start Date 31st May 2017
End Date 3rd Jun 2017
Description Paintings change even after being painted. Significant changes affect their identity and authenticity. The conference will focus on interdisciplinary case studies observing the transformation of paintings in time and from any perspective. Topics for discussion will mainly be:
(i) the processes of material degradation,
(ii) „life stories“ of artworks in the light of historical vs. analytical facts,
(iii) restoration and preservation of modern art
Location Brno
Czech Republic
URL https://www.alma-lab.cz/eng/alma-conference-2017

Category IUCr sponsored meetings | Conferences | Workshops
Topics Art and history