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POLAND - 6th Experts Meeting on Enamel on Metal


    An email from Agnès Gall-Ortik - International Committe for Conservation



    Dear colleagues and friends,


    Good news: we will see each others next year in Poland! 


    The National Museum in Warsaw has invited us to held our next Experts' Meeting on Enamel on Metal.


    Please find attached the call for papers for this meeting. So, if you want to share with us your last investigations, discovers or questions about enamel on metal, that will be the place!


    Have a nice "come back to work" after holidays,


    Agnès and Cátia



    Agnès Gall-Ortlik

    ENAMEL network leader

    ICOM-CC Glass and Ceramics WG Assistant Coordinator



                                                                    6th EXPERTS' MEETING ON ENAMEL ON METAL

                                                   National Museum in Warsaw, Poland

                                                        19th - 20th May, 2016




    Following the success of the meetings in Germolles, Rome, New York, Barcelona and London, the next Expert's Meeting on Enamel on Metals Conservation will be held in 2016 at the National Museum in Warsaw.


    The National Museum in Warsaw, originally founded in 1862 as the Museum of Fine Arts, is currently one of the oldest art museums in Poland. Its collection numbers around 830,000 works of art from Poland and abroad, from ancient times to the present, including paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, photographs, coins, as well as utilitarian objects and design and enamel collections frange from Asian to European decorative artefacts.


    We are currently accepting abstracts for oral presentations and posters. Contributions may cover all aspects of the conservations, history, technology and science of enamels on metal. Conference language will be English. The meeting will consist of 2 days of oral presentations and visits to collections. Posters will be exhibited during the length of the meeting and a time allocated for a short (5 minutes) presentation of each poster. The meeting is scheduled just before the Interim Meetings of the ICOM-CC Glass & Ceramics WG taking place in Wrocław, Poland.


    Abstract Format


    Times New Roman size 12; up to 300 words, including title, author(s) name(s) and address of corresponding author. Please state in the document if the abstract is for oral presentation or poster. Deadline 2nd November 2015


    Abstracts to be sent as a word document, in an email attachment to Agnès Gall-Ortlik : - Any questions please send to Cátia Viegas Wesołowska (English or Polish): - or to local organiser Ania Mistewicz (English or Polish):


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