Japanese Paper Course Closes

September 20, 2017

International Course on Conservation of Japanese Paper, 28 August to 15 September 2017

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Japanese Paper Course ClosesThe 2017 edition of the JPC-Japanese Paper Conservation course closed in Tokyo on 15 September. This highly specialized three-week event was held from 28 August to 15 September 2017.

The course aims to offer a holistic knowledge and experience of Japanese paper and Japanese traditional conservation approaches and techniques to ten conservation professionals coming from a range of Member States.

A mix of lectures, demonstrations and practical sessions presented an insight into the techniques of the Japanese paper-mounting tradition, along with materials such as Japanese paper, adhesives including wheat starch paste, and the principles guiding the care of such collections in Japan. The practical sessions were conducted by instructors from a certified group holding the Selected Conservation Techniques on “Restoration Techniques of Mounting.” Continue reading…


Paper Conservation in Latin America: Meeting East

June 18, 2015

Course Announcement

Course participants doing hands-on activity.

Descarga el anuncio del curso en español (pdf)

Dates: 4 to 20 November 2015

Place: Mexico City, Mexico

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