Instituts Culturels Nationaux de l'Union Européenne

Instituts culturels nationaux de l'Union européenne

Conservation: protecting and preserving our cultural heritage

Project image: 
Vase of Flowers, Unknown Master, Italian (active c. 1615 in Florence), Opificio delle pietre dure Museum, Florenc

Date: April 4, 2016 at 5.30 pm

Location: Intercultural Center, Georgetown University, 37th and O St., NW, Washington, DC 20057

In the context of the 2016 EUNIC (European Union National Institutes for Culture) presidency of the Italian Cultural Institute dedicated to Protecting our Cultural Heritage, the Georgetown University Italian Research Institute, in collaboration with the Embassy of Italy in Washington, D.C., and the Cultural Institute is sponsoring a conference on the critical work of conservation and restoration to protect and preserve our rich cultural heritage from ancient to renaissance to modern time.