Ezra B. W. Zubrow, University at Buffalo

May 17, 2017

Ezra B. W. Zubrow, University at BuffaloOn 17 May, the Director-General received the visit of Ezra B. W. Zubrow, Professor of Anthropology, University at Buffalo & Toronto.

Member States represented: Canada and United States


Kizhi Open Air Museum

May 11, 2017

Visit of a Khizi delegation at ICCROMOn 11 May, the Director-General received a delegation from the Kizhi Open Air Museum in Karelia, Russian Federation, led by the museum’s director, Dr Elena Bogdanova.

Visit of a Khizi delegation at ICCROMIn attendance: Sophy Janowski, Chief Management Officer; Joseph King, Sites Unit Director, and Paul Arenson, Manager, Knowledge and Communication Services.

Member State represented: Russian Federation


Corpo Nazionale dei Vigili del Fuoco

Representatives of the Corpo Nazionale Vigili del Fuoco visited ICCROMOn 10 May the Director-General received the visit of the Head of the Corpo Nazionale dei Vigili del Fuoco, Ing. Gioacchino Giomi and of Geom. Luca Michelino, and Ing. Stefano Marsella.

Member State represented: Italy


Korean Cultural Heritage Administration

March 24, 2017

visit of Korean delegation form CHA at ICCROMOn 24 March the Director-General received the visit of a delegation from the Korean Cultural Heritage Administration: Mr. Jisung Kim, Deputy Director, Office of the Director for Planning and Finance, Ms.Sikyoung Song, Office of the Director for Planning and Finance, Mr. Kwonyoung Kim, Inspection & Legal Affairs Office.

In attendance, Sophy Janowski,Chief Management Officer, Catherine Antomarchi, Collections Unit Director, Joe King, Sites Unit Director, Katriina Simila, Project Manager, Collections Unit and Gamini Wijesuriya, Project Manager, Sites Unit.

visit of Korean delegation form CHA at ICCROMOn this occasion, the Director-General, Stefano De Caro presented the new book “Asian Buddhist Heritage – Conserving the Sacred”, published in collaboration with the Korean Cultural Heritage Administration.

Member State represented: Republic of Korea


Université Paris Sud

March 21, 2017

Visit of a group of students frome the Université Paris SudOn 17 March, a group of students from the Université Paris Sud visited ICCROM with their professor, Dr Vincent Négri.
They were welcomed by Paul Arenson, Manager, Knowledge and Communication Services, and then attended a presentation on ICCROM’s activities by Katriina Similä, Project Manager, Collections Unit.

Member State represented: France


Ecole française – Rome

February 15, 2017

Visite de l'École française à l'CCROMOn 15 February, a group of 14 researchers from the Ecole française de Rome visited ICCROM to tour the Library and Archive. They were welcomed by Paul Arenson, Manager, Knowledge and Communication Services; María Mata Caravaca, Archivist; and Cécile Gallon, Library Assistant.

Member State represented: France