Call for Paper - 23rd Conference on Conservation of Contemporary Art

Organizing institution(s): Museo Reina Sofía
Event start date: 24-02-2022
Event end date:
Location of event: At the Museum and online

On February 24 and 25, 2022 the 23rd Contemporary Art Conservation Conference will be held, organized by the
Department of Conservation-Restoration of the Reina Sofía Museum, with the support of Mapfre Foundation.

Aimed at professionals, researchers and companies in the sector, this edition will take place in the Museum and virtually (we will try a combined programme - face-to-face and distance) through 20-minute interventions, plus 5 minutes of live questions.
The selected speakers (for virtual format) will have to send their recorded presentation according to technical requirements that will be provided to them. Interested persons should send the following documentation to email: :

  • Unpublished proposal related to the conservation or restoration of contemporary art
  • Abstract of 1,700 words in a Word document on the topic addressed. Indicate the topic at the beginning of the document with five key words
  • Curriculum and contact information.

The proposal can be submitted in Spanish or English

Proposals will be evaluated by a scientific committee and those selected to participate in the Conference will be capable of being included in a subsequent publication after their final evaluation by the editorial committee.

The information related to the registration of attendees and the program will be available on the Reina Sofía Museum website from January 2022.

Contact: Mayte Ortega, Department of Conservation-Restoration of the Reina Sofía Museum
Tel: +34 91 774 1206

Deadline date: