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Appropriate Technologies in the Conservation of Cultural Property (Technical Handbooks for Museums and Monuments, 7)

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Published by United Nations Educational .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural property,
  • Museology (General),
  • Architectural Preservation And Restoration,
  • Protection,
  • Technology and civilization,
  • Architecture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9124645M
    ISBN 109231019007
    ISBN 109789231019005

    Preface. The Archaeological Survey of India has undertaken the most challenging task of conservation and restoration of the Ta Prohm temple complex in Siem Reap, Cambodia within t. Cultural Preservation Technologies creates the highest-resolution reproduction of artworks, sculptures, rare objects and artifacts, negatives, valued documents and installation views. Our services for institutions, galleries, archives and artists are used for collection conservation, research and ed.

    The historic property Elaine, bought by Scott Farquhar and Kim Jackson for $71 million three years ago. Down the road in Point Piper, jaws have been dropping ever since tech billionaire Scott. The Northeast Document Conservation Center specializes in paper and book conservation. NEDCC performs conservation treatment for photographs, books, prints, documents, maps, and globes. NEDCC’s professional conservators also treat architectural plans, parchment, papyrus, wallpaper, and works of art on paper including charcoal drawings and watercolor paintings.

    At first it was going to be a book of 18 chapters chronicling 18 collapses of once-powerful societies— the Mayans with the most advanced culture in the Americas, the Anasazi who built six-story skyscrapers at Chaco, the Norse who occupied Greenland for years. Role. UNESCO Member States which have lost certain cultural objects of fundamental significance and are calling for their restitution or return, in cases where international conventions cannot be applied, may call on the Intergovernmental Committee for Promoting the Return of Cultural Property to its Countries of Origin or its Restitution in case of Illicit Appropriation.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: "Appropriate technologies" in the conservation of cultural property. Paris: Unesco Press, © (OCoLC)"Appropriate technologies" in the conservation of cultural property Unesco Press Paris Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further.

Conservation of cultural heritage involves protection and restoration using "any methods that prove effective in keeping that property in as close to its original condition as possible for as long as possible." Conservation of cultural heritage is often associated with art collections and museums and involves collection care and management through tracking, examination, documentation.

Cultural property includes cultural sites, cultural objects and forms of traditional cultural expression. Cultural property under international law is defined in Article I of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property In the Event of Armed Conflict (Hague Convention) and Article I of the UNESCO.

Conservation is, therefore, primarily a process leading to the prolongation of the life of cultural property for its utilization now and in the future.

23 CONSERVATION METHODOLOGY The conservation of cultural property constitutes a single, interprofes- sional discipline coordinating a range of aesthetic, historic, scientific, and technical methods. The aim of conservation is to retain the cultural significance of a place. Conservation is an integral part of good management of places of cultural significance.

Places of cultural significance should be safeguarded and not put at risk or left in a vulnerable state.

Historical and philosophical issues in the conservation of cultural heritage User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Before compiling these 46 diverse articles, the Getty Conservation team considered more than documents. The result is a scholarly collection that attempts to show the relationship of art history Read full review.

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conservation as an exclusively off-site, post excavation Heritage, Conservation, and Archaeology: An Introduction By Frank G. Matero Heritage and conservation have become important themes in current discussions on place, cultural identity, and the preservation of the past.

Archaeological sites have long. The term "cultural resource" is not defined in the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) or any other Federal law. However, there are several laws and executive orders that deal with particular kinds of "resources" that are "cultural" in character.

Conservation encompasses actions taken toward the long-term preservation of cultural property. Conservation activities include examination, documentation, treatment, and preventative care, supported by research and education. How is conservation different from restoration.

Sometimes confusion arises about the terms "restoration" and "conservation.". The development of policies to preserve and manage landscape resources, has to face both the degradation of cultural landscape due to socio-economic development and the need to develop appropriate methods and approaches.

This book presents different methodologies developed to analyse, manage and plan landscape resources. The Conservation of Immovable Cultural Property: Ethical and Practical Dilemmas Abstract The conservation of immovable cultural property-outdoor monuments, buildings, archaeological sites, and landscapes-is a relatively recent profession, yet one that has grown out of.

Traditional Cultural Property Experts specialize in a field of archaeology that works directly with Native American and Native Hawaiian groups. They provide vital research and cultural conservation skills, promote natural boundaries and resource collection areas, and promote the importance of their most ancient or modern spiritual areas and sites.

Crossing into many disciplines, cultural property law continues to grow as an established area of practice and study. This updated edition of Cultural Property Law provides a comprehensive, user-friendly overview of all major components of an interdisciplinary legal practice that extends from government and tribal management of land to federal underwater resource management to the.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Historical and Philosophical Issues in the Conservation of Reviews: 4. Specific objectives included understanding emerging technologies, organizing data for easy access and use, and applying the most appropriate form of recording for conservation.

The first ARIS course, inspired by the documentation component of ICCROM's Architectural Conservation courses, was created and led by ICCROM in The preservation of cultural landscape resources is necessary because its study is relevant in a lot of sectors such as rural development, nature conservation, and forestry.

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The Journal of Cultural Heritage (JCH) is a multidisciplinary journal of science and technology for studying problems concerning conservation and awareness of cultural heritage in a wide framework.

The main purpose of JCH is to publish original papers which comprise previously unpublished data and present innovative methods concerning all.In the Japanese government added a new chapter to the Law for the Protection of Cultural Properties () to provide for "traditional techniques or craftsmanship that are indispensable to the preservation of cultural property and for which preservation measures shall be taken".

"The conservation of cultural landscapes and towns becomes ever more difficult in the face of major global threats and the increase in interests to be considered. This book will provide the management of such sites with clear priorities and a range of fascinating case-studies to negotiate a successful future.".