Do you have an interest in the preservation of
photographic materials and photograph collections?
This two - days masterclass at the Royal Netherlands Institute (KNIR) in Rome offers an in-depth introduction to the preservation of 19th and 20th-Century photographic materials, focusing on their identification, care, handling and storage.
Participants will have the opportunity to examine several types of photographs selected from the reference collection of the SMP International Conservation Studio and they will learn about historic photographic prints, cased photographs, as well as the techniques for producing negatives in various different formats. The masterclass will identify their distinguishing characteristics and will analyse the preservation issues associated with them, in addition to appropriate solutions and environmental guidelines for storage and display.
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Montag, 23. September 2019 bis Dienstag, 24. September 2019 10:00 - 17:00
Royal Netherlands Institute (KNIR) in Rome