SYMPOSIUM “Ceramics in Cultural Heritage and Art” at XVI ECerS Conference 2019 | 16-20 June 2019 | Turin, Italy

Dom, 2019-06-16 09:00 - Qui, 2019-06-20 19:00
Tipo(s) de Evento: 
José Delgado Rodrigues (LNEC (ret.), PT)
Local do Evento: 
Localização específica: 
Turin, Italy


The symposium will focus on ceramic and glass materials as cultural heritage objects, by addressing, although not limited to, the following subjects: characterisation of materials by invasive, non-invasive or micro-invasive methods,origin of raw materials, manufacturing technologies, decay mechanisms, conservation materials and methods. In addition, “immaterial aspects”, such as trading, authorship, heritage values, and social interactions of ceramics heritage will also be considered.
Contributionson a wide variety of topics, including archaeometric, deterioration and conservation studies will beaccepted.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Archaeological ceramics and glass
  • Ceramic as a construction material
  • Glazed ceramic objects and glazed tiles
  • Ceramics in the built cultural heritage
  • Stained glass
  • Ceramics in their social and cultural contexts


The XVI Conference of the European Ceramic Society (ECerS XVI) will host a one-day Symposium dedicated to “Ceramics in Cultural Heritage and Art”. There will be a single day fee of 150,00 € and the deadline for abstract submission is December 14, 2018. It will be a great opportunity to share your research and exchange views and ideas with colleagues from different areas related to Ceramics and Glass.

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