29th Gerry hedley student symposium

Friday 10 June

10.00 – 17.30, Kenneth Clark Lecture Theatre (with registration from 9.30am)

Gerry Hedley Gerry hedley (1949 - 1990) Speaker(s): Caroline Baker, Mark Coombs, Rosie Gleave, Harriet Pearson and Genevieve Silvester (The Courtauld Institute of Art), as well as Nelly von Aderkas and Victoria Sutcliffe (Hamilton Kerr Institute).

Ticket/entry details: £20 (£15 concessions for students). Spaces are limited, so early booking is advisable. All delegates must be registered by 1 June. To book a place: please complete a registration form which can be sent to you via email, please contact anna.cooper@courtauld.ac.uk. Cheques should be made payable to ‘The Courtauld Institute of Art’ and sent along with the Booking Form included in the email invitation to: "Gerry Hedley Student Symposium 2011", Department of Conservation & Technology, Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN.

Organised by:
The Second Year Students of Conservation and Technology, The Courtauld Institute of Art

Further information: The annuaI student-led conference is named after Gerry Hedley, a Reader at The Courtauld Institute of Art, who taught generations of Conservation students and was a leader in research before his death in 1990.

This year the Gerry Hedley Student Symposium returns to The Courtauld Institute of Art for what promises to be an exciting event. It provides the students from all three UK institutions offering a postgraduate education in the conservation of paintings with an opportunity to share their work and research.

Topics for this year’s symposium range from technical studies of artists’ materials and techniques, investigations of analytical methods, to materials testing and environmental assessments. The conference also provides an environment where students and professionals can share ideas and interact.

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