The quarterly published Journal of PaperConservation is one of the leading international peer-reviewed journals on paper conservation. It contains scientific as well as non-scientific articles which focus on skills transfer, practical ideas, information on new materials and equipment, ongoing projects and abstracts of recently completed degree work from international conservation schools, as well as reports on the work of the International Association of Book and Paper Conservators (IADA).

 

IADA INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM AMSTERDAM 2014
'If Only I Had Known-Looking Back, Moving Forward',14-16 May 2014:Impression (Birgit Reissland)


Summary Report of the Extraordinary Members' Assembly, Amsterdam, May 15th, 12:45-13:30 h (Renate Mesmer)

 

EDITORIAL

Light Sensitive Art on Display: An Unresolved Dilemma (Roland Damm)

 

IADA NEWS

Meet Your Fellows Member

 

CALL FOR PAPERS 

XIIIth IADA Congress, DE-Berlin 2015
www.iada-home.org

 

PROJECTS 

Conserving a Second World War Bomb Map of Norwich: How Could Digitisation Impact the Long Term Stability of an Archival Item? (Yuki Uchida-Russel)

Workshop on the ‘Berner Riss’, Historical Museum Berne, February 17th and 18th, 2012: Conference Summary with a Focus on the Project ‘Berner Münster’ (Berne Minster), Starting on April 1st 2014 (Richard Nemec)

The Conservation of Dutch Drawings at the Kunsthalle Bremen (Jutta Keddies)  

A Bleeding Fake: Unfolding a Crime on Paper (Bas van Velzen)

 

IN PRACTICE 

Removing Oil Stains from Paper with Lipase: Some Promising Testing (Andrea Criollo, Laetitia Desvois, Oulfa Belhadj)

Professional matters
 

DEGREE WORKS 

HAWK – Hochschule für Angewandte Wissen–schaft und Kunst, Hildesheim-Holzminden- Göttingen/DE

Elaboration and Presentation Concerning Damaged Areas of Manufactured Bindings with Special Emphasis on the Manufacturing Process (Anna-Maria Enders)

Description of Working Steps for the Restoration of Fire Damaged Textile Book Covers and Proposals for Presentation (Edwina Erner)

Exposure of Leather to Fire, Heat and Water Used for Firefighting: Changes of the Material and Proposals for Presentation (Franziska Kunze)

Description of Working Steps for the Restoration of Fire Damaged Leather Spines and Proposals(Sarah Merz)

for Presentation 

Exposure of Parchment to Fire, Heat and Water Used for Firefighting: Changes of the Material and Proposals for Presentation (Marcus Salin)


Contact all authors via haehner @hawk-hhg .de

If you want to provide abstracts of master-thesis degree works in the field of book, paper and photograph conservation, please contact Istvan Kecskemeti

 

INSTRUCTABLES

Bas van Velzen

If you have a clever, pragmatic idea that you want to share with our readers, please contact: Bas van Velzen

 

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