Volubilis also hosted another MOSAIKON activity this spring, the first of four training modules for Moroccan mosaic conservation technicians. Over the next two years, this course will teach the skills and knowledge needed for the daily maintenance of in situ mosaics.
Middle East Photograph Preservation Initiative (MEPPI)
In posts on the Getty Iris, a MEPPI alumni shares her story on establishing the first course in conservation and treatment of photographic materials at Cairo University, and staff members from the Arab Image Foundation in Beirut explain how they are digitizing their vast collection with access, study, and preservation in mind.
Managing Collection Environments Initiative
On the Getty Iris, course leader Joel Taylor gives us a view into this phase of the course.