Heritage in Danger. The Centro Scavi Torino and the Requalification of the Iraqi Cultural Heritage


Heritage in Danger. The Centro Scavi Torino and the Requalification of the Iraqi Cultural Heritage - Wednesday, September 7, Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Washington DC

The Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute in Washington, in collaboration with the Centro Ricerche Archeologiche e Scavi di Torino per il Medio Oriente e l'Asia, present "Heritage in Danger. The Centro Scavi Torino and the Requalification of the Iraqi Cultural Heritage", a conference by Carlo Lippolis, president of the CRAST and director of the Italian archaeological expedition in Tulul al Baqarat.

For more information, see the following webpage: iicwashington_gli eventi

ICOM, 24th General Conference of Museums and Cultural Landscapes


24th General Conference of Museums and Cultural Landscapes Milan 3-9 July 2016

Wednesday 6 July, 2016 Expo Forum North Wing Level 1 Blue Hall 13-15.

Case Study: MAECI, Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.

- Vincenzo De Luca (Director-General for the Promotion of the Italian Economic System, Maeci Italy) "Introduction";
- Roberto Parapetti (Monumenta Orientalia Rome) "Museography and Structural Interventions in the Baghdad Museum"
- Stefano de Martino (Crast, Turin and Department of History Turin University) "The Baghdad Museum and the Archaeological Research"
- Francesco Provenza (Commander of the Carabinieri Department for the Protection of Cultural Heritage, Monza Italy) "Protection of Cultural Heritage".

 

EASAA Cardiff 2016


European Association for South Asian Archaeology and Art, 23th biennial conference

The 23th biennial conference of the European Association for South Asian Archaeology and Artwill take place in Cardiff, Wales, UK, from 4th to 8th July 2016. It will be hosted by the Welsh School of Architecture, Cardiff University.

Niccolò Manassero is going to present a contribution entitled: "Notes on Pakistani-Italian  research-work at Banbhore (Sindh): a major trade centre at the Indus' delta".


For the detailed program of the conference: EASAA 2016

British Museum, V.G. Lukonin Memorial Lecture

Twenty-fourth Vladimir G. Lukonin Memorial Lecture, British Museum, 6 July 2016

Wednesday 6 July 2015, at the BP Lecture Theatre of the British Museum, Carlo Lippolis is going to give the twenty-fourth Vladimir G. Lukonin Memorial Lecture, entitled "Parthian Nisa: seat of  Arsacid kings".


For more information about the event: BM events

10th ICAANE


10th ICAANE 25-29 April 2016, Wien

OREA, Institute for Oriental and European Archaeology, Austrian Academy of Sciences organize the 10th ICAANE conference.

Niccolò Manassero is going to present two contributions: "The Ivory Thrones from Parthian Nisa. Furniture Design between Philhellenism and Iranian Revival" (27 April) and "Banbhore: Current Researches on a Major Trade Centre on the Indus' Delta" (29 April).


For the detailed program of the conference, visit the website: 10th ICAANE

Chi ha diritto alla Cultura?


La situazione dei beni archeologici in Iraq e Siria

The Roma Conference "Chi ha diritto alla cultura" (April, 16, ex Dogana, via dello Scalo di San Lorenzo 10) deals with the situation of the archaeological heritage in Syria and Iraq. Concerning this latter state, some papers present the most recent Italian interventions in restoration and archaeological activities.


For the detailed program of the seminars, download the following document.:

Conference program [PDF]


For more information on the mission, see:

Projects - Iraq