Call for Papers
The Faculty of Conservation and Restoration of Works of Art, Academy of Fine Arts in Cracow would like to invite you to take part in the 4th International Student Conference of Conservation and Restoration of Works of Art that will be held on 6th - 8th of November 2019 (Wednesday - Friday) in Cracow, Poland.
The conference is dedicated to students of conservation-restoration studies and related fields such as physics, chemistry, architecture, art history etc. Works regarding the topic of the interdisciplinary research and conservations science are welcomed. Participants can present their achievements (outcomes of projects or research students took part in, case studies, thesis, scientific papers) in the form of oral presentation (with a PPT presentation) or as a poster. The abstract submission due date is 30th of June 2019.
The official language of the Conference is English. The participation is free of charge. Presented works at the conference will be published.
This year organiserswould love to gather together once again and to create space for young researchers who want to take the first step towards a scientific career, be a part of the international debate on current conservation-restoration issues or to just meet inspiring people and have a good time in the surrounding of magnificent monuments of Cracow. One of them, the most unique gothic masterpiece, the Veit Stoss Alterpiece is being the theme of this year's conference. The ongoing complex conservation of the altar will be great opportunity to discuss the meaning of the interdisciplinary research on the works of art.