MOSAIKON Regional Advisory Meeting

A MOSAIKON Regional Advisory Meeting took place in Ravello, Italy, from January 19th to 22nd 2014. Representatives of all MOSAIKON partner institutions took part in the event, which was organised by ICCROM. Roberto Nardi partecpiated as Vice-President of the ICCM.

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Memorandum of Understanding between CCA and the Director General of the Libyan Department of Antiquities

In the course of the latest MOSAIKON Regional Advisory Meeting, held in Ravello from January 19th to 22nd 2014, Roberto Nardi and the Director General of the Libyan Department of Antiquities signed a Memorandum of Understanding regarding a series of training courses for members of the Department of Antiquities. The Mosaic Conservation Courses (MCC) will take place in CCA’s operational headquarters in Belmonte in Sabina between 2014 and 2016.

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Monte Prama sculptures on the move

On January 13th 2014, several Monte Prama sculptures left the conservation laboratories in Li Punti, Sassari, headed towards the museums of Cabras (Oristano province), and Cagliari. The move involved de-assembling, packing, transporting and finally re-assembling several of the 28 Nuragic sculptures which form the Monte Prama collection.

 

 

 

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Seminar on mosaic conservation at ISCR.

On January 9th 2014 Prof. Nardi delivered a four hour seminar to the mosaic section’s final year students at Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro (ISCR) in Rome. Technical aspects of mosaic conservation were discussed through the presentation of international case studies.

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Renewal of the SOA certificate

The CCA, Centro di Conservazione Archeologica, recently gained renewal of the SOA certificate in the OS2 A category: "Decorated architectural surfaces and cultural heritage artifacts of historical, artistic, archaeological and ethno-anthropological significance", rank V. The certification is valid for five years.

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