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FRIDAY MAY 4th, 2012

8.30-9.30 REGISTRATION

9.30-10.00 INSTITUTIONAL CEREMONY

10.00-10.15 WELCOME
Mercedes SÁNCHEZ-PONS. Instituto Universitario de Restauración del Patrimonio. Universidad Politécnica de Valencia

SESSION 1. MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY MURAL PAINTINGS : CONCEPT, MATERIALS AND VALUE
Chair: Pilar ROIG-PICAZO. Instituto Universitario de Restauración del Patrimonio. Universidad Politécnica de Valencia

10.15-10.45 Mural Paintings and Contemprary Art: Concept, Technique and Materials.
Juan Antonio CANALES. Facultad de Bellas Artes.Universidad Politécnica de Valencia

10.45-11:15 Experience at the East Side Gallery of Berlin Wall: Creation and Conservation
Ignasi BLANCH. Artists. Spain

11.15-11:45 Guest Artist

11.45-12.15 Coffee break

12.15-12.45 Conservation and Urban art With Variable Factors of Casuality and Causality.
Elena GARCÍA-GAYO. Diputación Provincial de Ciudad Real, Spain.

12:45-13:15 Aesthetic Issues and Values Influencing Decision-Making in the Treatment of Modern Murals.
Isabelle BRAJER. Department of Conservatio,The National Museum of Denmark.

13.15-13:45 POSTER PRESENTATIONS. POSTER SESSION

13:45-15:15 Lunch

SESIÓN 2. INNOVATIONS IN THE TREATMENT OF MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY MURALS: DEVELOPMENT OF NEW MATERIALS AND METHODS
Chair: Tom LEARNER. Getty Conservation Institute

15:30-16:00 Rescue of a Mural Painting by Keith Haring in Pisa.
Antonio RAVA. Centro Conservazione e Restauro in Venaria Reale, Italy

16:00-16:30 Siqueiros’ Experimental Technique:A Bi-national Research & Rescue project
Néstor BARRIO. Universidad Nacional de San Martín de Buenos Aires, Argentina

16:30-17:00 Research into Anti-graffiti Coatings for Acrylic Murals: Preliminary Analysis and Evaluation
Emily MACDONALD-KORTH. Getty Conservation Institute, USA.

17:00-17:30 Descanso - Café

17:30-18:00 Common Threads, Common Goals: Protective Coatings for Outdoor Public Murals.
Amanda NORBUTUS. Delaware University, USA

18:00-18:30 Digital Prints on Temporary Supports: New Solutions for the Compensation or Reproductionof Murals.
José Luis REGIDOR. Instituto Universitario de Restauración del Patrimonio. Universidad Politécnica de Valencia

18:30-19:30 POSTER PRESENTATIONS. POSTER SESSION

SATURDAY MAY 5th, 2012

SESSION 3. SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY MURALISMO: SOCIETY’S ROLE AND HERITAGE ACTIVISM
Chair: WillI SHANK (Rescue Public Murals)

9.30-10.00 Democratization of Modern and Contemporary Muralismo in Rosario and San Gregorio de Polanco (Uruguay) through Official Acknowledgement of Significant Sites that Reflect the Identity of Cultural Practices.
Cecilia VÁZQUEZ. Head of Departamento de Restauración de la Comisión del Patrimonio Cultural de la Nación del Ministerio de Educación y Cultural, Uruguay

10.00-10.30 Introduction to Rescue Public Murals, an Initiative of Heritage Preservation in Washington:The Problems, and Some Solutions. Case Study: Eve Cockcroft's “The Grand Jatte in Harlem: Homage to Seurat,” in New York.
Will SHANK. private conservator, co-creator and co-director of Rescue Public Murals

10.30-11.00 POSTER PRESENTATIONS. POSTER SESSION

11:00-11:30 Coffee Break

11:30-12:30 PANEL DISCUSSION

12:30-13:00 CLOSING

 

 


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