San Gemini Preservation Studies - Restoration of Archaeological Ceramics, Paper/Books, Buildings and more


Location: San Gemini, Italy

Season: 
Monday, June 2, 2014 to Friday, August 8, 2014

Session dates: 
Session 1: June 2-27; Intersession Field Trip: June 29 - July 8; Session 2: July 14 - August 8, 2014

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, March 15, 2014

Program Type

Field school

Affiliation:

International Institute for Restoration and Preservation Studies

Project Director:

Max Cardillo

Project Description

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS EXTENDED TO March15, 2014

San Gemini Preservation Studies is a summer field school that organizes several programs in the field of restoration and conservation including:

  • Analysis, Documentation and Restoration of Archaeological Ceramics - OPEN
  • Historic Building Restoration and Surveying - OPEN
  • Paper Conservation and Restoration - OPEN
  • Book Bindings Restoration - OPEN
  • Traditional Italian Painting - Materials and Methods - OPEN

The programs work in collaboration with the excavation project of the Roman Baths in Carsulae. The programs include both classes and hands-on field work. All academic activities are held in English.

Please visit our website for more information www.sangeministudies.org

Period(s) of Occupation: Ancient Roman - Middle Ages

Project size: 
1-24 participants

Minimum Length of Stay for Volunteers: 4 weeks

Minimum age: 
18

Experience required: 
Various levels

Room and Board Arrangements

See website. 

Cost: 
see website for details

Academic Credit

Name of institution offering credit: 
Independent credit must be arranged and payed for separately
Number of credits offered 6 per program is recommended
Tuition: 
to be determined

Location

Contact Information
Polly Withers
203 7th Avenue, Suite 5A
Brooklyn
NY
USA
11215
Telephone: 
(718) 768-3508