November 2015

We invited speaker in New York and New Jersey, Nov 17-19

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Next week the New York Conservation Foundation brings Dr. Antonino Cosentino to New York and NJ for three eye-opening and empowering presentations on the Cultural Heritage Science Open Source (CHSOS) system you can assemble to do the Technical Photography and Multispectral Imaging you need for Art and Archaeology full scale and microscopical investigations, examination, and [...]

We invited speaker in New York and New Jersey, Nov 17-19 2016-10-17T16:32:31+00:00

September 2015

Colours 2015. Plenary Lecture

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CHSOS just came back from Colours 2015 in Evora, Portugal. We gave a Plenary lecture  "Innovative and Sustainable Technical Art Examination and Color Documentation". Thanks to the organizers, and in particular to Milene Gil, Antonio Candeias and the HERCULES lab team, for this event in beautiful Evora. Scientific examination and documentation of art is expensive. The [...]

Colours 2015. Plenary Lecture 2016-10-17T16:32:35+00:00

July 2015

Save the Soul of Savoca. CHSOS Invited Speaker.

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CHSOS is invited speaker at "Save the Soul of Savoca" August 6th 7PM, Church of San Michele in Savoca (Sicily). CHSOS has collaborated with a local organization that has promoted the study of the church and its conservation through a crowdfunding campaign. The cultural heritage of countries such as Italy is enormous and often artistic [...]

Save the Soul of Savoca. CHSOS Invited Speaker. 2016-10-17T16:32:43+00:00

May 2015

“Christian Epigraphy in Syracuse” workshop, May 15th 2015

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CHSOS is invited speaker at “Christian Epigraphy in Syracuse” workshop, May 15th 2015. Since 2013 CHSOS has pursued diagnostics and documentation in Syracuse catacombs thanks to a research collaboration with Pontificia Commissione di Archeologia Sacra. Mural paintings and graffiti have been examined with innovative analytical and imaging technologies. CHSOS will present these studies. S. Stout, [...]

“Christian Epigraphy in Syracuse” workshop, May 15th 2015 2016-10-17T16:32:52+00:00

International Meeting on Retouching of Cultural Heritage, RECH3

2016-10-17T16:32:58+00:00

CHSOS is in the Scientific Committee of RECH3, the International Meeting on Retouching of Cultural Heritage. RECH3 is one of the largest educational and scientific events on Retouching field, an ideal venue for conservators and scientists to present research results about retouching. CHSOS has been active regarding imaging methodologies and so welcomed the opportunity to contribute to [...]

International Meeting on Retouching of Cultural Heritage, RECH3 2016-10-17T16:32:58+00:00

A guide to Museums to Develop a Technology Strategy

2016-10-17T16:32:58+00:00

CHSOS is an eCult ambassador and contributed to the eCult Vademecum "A guide to Museums to Develop a Technology Strategy".   CHSOS is invited speaker at "Christian Epigraphy in Syracuse" workshop, May 15th 2015. Since 2013 CHSOS has pursued diagnostics and documentation in Syracuse catacombs thanks to a research collaboration with Pontificia Commissione [...]

A guide to Museums to Develop a Technology Strategy 2016-10-17T16:32:58+00:00

November 2014

EuroMed 2014. Pigments of Roman wall paintings in Syracuse Catacombs

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CHSOS was at EuroMed 2014, Cyprus (Nov 3-8 ), a conference on digital documentation of heritage for conservation and protection. Samantha Stout, PhD student at CISA3 - University of California San Diego, presented a poster and a short talk on the field project carried out with CHSOS in the Catacombs of San Giovanni, Syracuse, Sicily. These are [...]

EuroMed 2014. Pigments of Roman wall paintings in Syracuse Catacombs 2016-10-17T16:33:11+00:00

October 2014

Physical and Digital Preservation of Holocaust Documentation

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CHSOS has been invited to the EHRI international workshop on Revising the Scope and Means of Physical and Digital Preservation of Holocaust Documentation, hold at Yad Vashem, Jerusalem, Sept 8-10, 2014. This International Workshop was organized within the Framework of the European Holocaust Research Infrastructure (EHRI), supported by the European Commission. The workshop was about [...]

Physical and Digital Preservation of Holocaust Documentation 2016-10-17T16:33:18+00:00

June 2014

RTI experts in Cyprus

2016-10-17T16:33:31+00:00

CHSOS was invited to deliver a talk on how Reflectance Transformation Imaging (RTI)  is applied for art documentation.RTI is a relevant part of the imaging documentation services in particular when it comes to prints and paintings examination. As part of the LinkSCEEM-2 Project, The Cyprus Institute in collaboration with the National Center for Supercomputing Applications and the University [...]

RTI experts in Cyprus 2016-10-17T16:33:31+00:00