A group of AIA Site Preservation Committee members, trustees, and staff ventured 2.5 hours north of San Antonio to visit the Gault archaeological site prior to the start of the 112th AIA Annual Meeting.
The AIA Site Preservation Program announced today that Giorgio Buccellati will be the first recipient of the AIA’s Best Practices in Site Preservation Award.
Read how an AIA Site Preservation Grant made a difference at the Gault site in central Texas.
Roberto Nardi explores developments in the field of archaeological conservation, especially in regards to documentation and the study of monuments, preventive conservation, training, and public outreach.
Joining with its partners in the Cultural Resources Preservation Coalition (CRPC), the AIA is encouraging the 111th Congress to pass a bipartisan Omnibus Lands Bill.
A full account of the public portion of the October 12, 2010, Cultural Property Advisory Committee Meeting regarding Greece's request for a bilateral agreement to restrict the importation of archaeological materials to the U.S.
Thanks to your response, the AIA sent in hundreds of letters to the U.S. Cultural Property Advisory Committee (CPAC) on your behalf. CPAC met October 12, 2010 to consider the Memorandum of Understanding with Greece.
Corine Wegener, founder and President of the U.S. Committee of the Blue Shield, discusses the role and implementation of the 1954 Hague Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict after the U.S. ratification of the Convention in 2009.
An update on English classes, guide training program development, and a second heritage protection workshop from Heritage Watch, a winner of the AIA's Site Preservation Grant.
Director Stephen Mandal presented two lectures in Boston last week.
In March, CPAC will hold a closed meeting to review the MoUs with the Governments of Italy and Colombia.
Read about the conservation and outreach that's been going on at this ancient Maya murals site.