Archaeological Site Conservation and Management
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Newsletter 16.3 Fall 2001
Newsletter article examining cultural heritage management in Africa.
Terra 2008
Proceedings from this 2008 conference on the study and conservation of earthen architectural heritage held in Bamako, Mali.
Joya de Cerén, El Salvador: Plan de Manejo
Management plan for the archeological site of Joya de Cerén, El Salvador developed by the GCI and Concultura.
Conference: 10th Int'l Conference on the Study & ...
A summary of the 10th International Conference on the Study and Conservation of Earthen Architecture, held February 2008 in Bamako, Mali, West Africa.
Plant Biology for Cultural Heritage: Biodeterioration and ...
Brings together scientific contributions from field of plant biology relating to biodeterioration and conservation.
The Final Passage: Chauvet-Pont d'Arc Cave
December 2015 film screening of The Final Passage: Chauvet-Pont d?Arc Cave followed by panel discussion.
Built Heritage Research Initiative
Development & application of scientific skills to improve conservation of built heritage
Conservation of Rock Art (1987?1990)
A summary of training courses on rock art conservation, protection and site management sponsored by the Getty Conservation Institute.
Newsletter 9.1 Spring 1994
Newsletter conversation with Dev Mehta about development plans for the ancient caves of Ellora and Ajanta, India.
Herculaneum: Conservation of the Tablinum of the House of ...
Environmental Monitoring and Climate Improvement Strategies
Conference: In Situ Archaeological Conservation (1986)
Summary of a forum to discuss the problems associated with conserving archaeological materials, with special regard for sites and those objects which remain in situ.
RECORDIM: Guiding Principles & Illustrated Examples
Recording, Documentation, and Information Management for the Conservation of Heritage Places: Guiding Principles, Vol. I.
Newsletter 16.1 Spring 2001
Newsletter article examining conservation challenges associated with the World Heritage Site of Joya de Cerén, El Salvador.
Newsletter 13.2 Summer 1998
Newsletter article examining preservation issues associated with rock art.
Herculaneum: Conservation of the Tablinum of the House of ...
Scientific Study
Built Heritage Research Initiative
Related project materials including publications and past projects.
Newsletter 20.3 Fall 2005 (Conservation at the Getty)
Newsletter article on the GCI-WMF Iraq Cultural Heritage Conservation Initiative.
Dunhuang Inspired: An Evening with Tan Dun
Tan Dun discusses his new commission inspired by Dunhuang and its wall paintings.
A Note from the Director (Article)
Foreword from Tim Whalen for this issue on Conservation in China. From Vol. 31, No. 1, Spring 2016.
Conference: 28th International Archaeometry Symposium ...
A summary of a symposium that focused on archaeometry.
Mosaic Conservation Technician Training
Hands-on training project is to develop teams of skilled technician-level practitioners in different countries of the MOSAIKON region.
Built Heritage Research Initiative
List of partners and team members for this project
Technician Training Handbook Revised (News Item)
2011 edition of this handbook. Available in English, French and Arabic. Vol. 27.1, Spring 2012.
Conference: Lessons Learned: Reflecting on the Theory and ...
Summary of the ninth triennial conference of the International Committee for the Conservation of Mosaics coorganized by Getty Conservation Institute.
Conservation and Management of Archaeological Sites ...
Includes Conservation & Management and Methods & Techniques for Protection & Stabilization. Part of the GCI Project Bibliography series.
Newsletter 7.2 Summer 1992
Newsletter article about an international symposium on the Great Sphinx, Cairo, February-March 1992.
Arches Selected for Google's Summer of Code (News Item)
Arches Project has been selected for this program focusing on open source software.
Art and Eternity
Describes a 5-year project of GCI and Egyptian authorities to address problems facing the wall paintings in Tomb of Nefertari.
Newsletter 7.3 Fall 1992
Newsletter conversation with Gamal Mokhtar, former chairman of the Egyptian Antiquities Organization.
Conservation Management Planning: Putting Theory into ...
The Case of Joya de Cerén, El Salvador. Available in two separate sections as downloadable PDF files.
Newsletter 19.3 Fall 2004
Newsletter roundtable discussion about partnerships for heritage conservation.
The Care of Time and the Dimensions of Conservation at the ...
Lecture on the efforts to preserve the Mogao Grottes in China.
Newsletter 25.2 Fall 2010
Newsletter article on MOSAIKON, a regional program for conservation of mosaics in the Mediterranean.
The Role of Public-Private Partnerships & the Third Sector in ...
Details PPPs underlying concepts & demonstrates how they have created successful heritage conservation outcomes
Newsletter 15.1 Spring 2000
Newsletter essay considering challenges associated with the conservation of the in situ archaeological record.
Fort Selden Adobe Test Wall Project, Phase I, Final Report
Results of the Adobe Test Wall Project to test a wide range of protective coatings, wall caps, and wall foundation treatments on adobe.
Great Sphinx (1990?1992)
A summary of a Getty Conservation Institute project that carried out an environmental monitoring study of The Great Sphinx, Giza Plateau, Egypt.
Earthen Architecture (Article)
A look at 30 years of the GCI's work in earthern architecture conservation. From Vol. 30, No. 2, Fall 2015.
Cave Temples of Dunhuang Related Programs (News Item)
Exhibition-related programming, Summer 2016. Vol. 31.1, Spring 2016.
World Rock Art
One of the word's leading experts, Jean Clottes, provides an engaging overview of rock art worldwide.
Course Calendar
Conserving Heritage in Southeast Asian Cities: Planning for Continuity and Change
Herculaneum: Conservation of the Tablinum of the House of ...
Overview of a project to address specific conservation problems at the Roman archaeological site of Herculaneum.
Newsletter 21.1 Spring 2006
Newsletter roundtable discussion about conservation of mosaics in the Arab world.
Key Resources
List of key books, journal, and resources for heritage conservation in China. Vol. 31.1, Spring 2016.
Preservation of Lime Mortars and Plasters Bibliography
Focusing on the scientific study of high calcium lime mortar, the selection criteria of literature cited was based upon content related to lime hydrate as a binder.
Orpheus Mosaic (1988?1989)
A summary of a Getty Conservation Institute project that focused on the conservation of the Orpheus mosaic in Cyprus.
Projects, events, and publications
List of new items in the Conservation of China issue. From Vol. 31, No. 1, Spring 2016.
Bulla Regia Model Conservation Project (News Item)
Article on May 2015 field activities at the site of Bulla Regia, Tunisia. From Vol. 30, No. 2, Fall 2015.
Cave Temples of Mogao at Dunhuang (News Item)
Announcement of the publication of anew, expanded edition of this book. From Vol. 30, No. 2, Fall 2015.
Xunantunich (1992?1996)
Overview and details of a past Getty Conservation Institute project for the conservation of the Maya site, Xunantunich, in Belize.
Built Heritage in Southeast Asia: Education and Training ...
Details of a Getty Conservation Institute project to assess built heritage conservation education and training needs in Southeast Asia.
Teaching Note: Built Heritage in South East Asia ...
Conserving Heritage in Southeast Asian Cities: Planning for Continuity and Change
Assessment Report on Shuxiang Temple
Bilingual report (English/Chinese) by Chengde Cultural Heritage Bureau,Hebei Cultural Heritage Bureau, and GCI for China Principles project.
Watching Over Dunhuang (Article)
Describes the Dunhuang Academy's work to oversee study and conservation of the Moago Caves. Vol. 31.1, Spring 2016.
Newsletter 18.1 Spring 2003
Newsletter article on the archaeological strategy at the site of ancient Urkesh at Tell Mozan, Syria.
Lecture: The California Missions: History, Art, and ...
Details and video of a panel discussion about the history, art, and preservation of the California missions, held on October 20, 2009.
Shelters for Archaeological Sites with Mosaics
This project aims to develop and broadly disseminate practical guidelines for sheltering archaeological sites with mosaics.
Conservation Planning and Concrete Conservation ...
Conserving modern paints. From Vol. 31.2, Fall 2016.
The Laetoli Conservation Project: A Visual Summary
The visual summary tells the story of the Homind Trackway at Laetoli project from 1992 to 1998 mainly through photographs, graphics and extended captions.