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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS:Dialectics between urban imaginaries and urban materialities’22 January – 25 January 2013 at Vienna University of Technology

 


EXTENDED DEADLINE - CALL FOR APPLICATIONS:

Symposium and PhD workshop

'Dialectics between urban imaginaries and urban materialities'

22 January – 25 January 2013 at Vienna University of Technology


The Interdisciplinary Centre for Urban Culture and Public Space (SKuOR) atVienna University of Technology and the City of Vienna Visiting Professor Prof.D.Phil. Maria Kaika (University of Manchester) host a public symposium aimed atresearchers and practitioners in the field of urban theory, urban intervention, social/spatial practices, political ecology, urban cultures and public space.
 

International meeting on Reducing risks to cultural heritage


 
International meeting on Reducing risks to cultural heritage

5 December. From 28 to 30 November 2012, 120 people from 37 different countries met at the Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands (RCE) to participate in an international meeting on Reducing Risks to Cultural Heritage. Twenty years ago the topic would have hardly brought 10 people together!
This event was the last activity of a seven-year cooperation between ICCROM, the Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI) and RCE (former ICN) on the development of the risk management approach for cultural heritage.
The RCE team led by Agnes Brokerhof and Bart Ankersmit put together a very dynamic programme around three main topics: