Training in Switzerland, February 2018

Thanks to the kind collaboration with SCR - Association suisse de conservation et restauration -  we are happy to announce our 3-days Training program in Switzerland, from Jan 31 to Feb 2 2018. The Swiss National Museum Collection Centre will host this CHSOS training program kindly organized by SCR. For more info and registration CLICK HERE [...]

Training in Switzerland, February 2018 2017-12-14T19:21:07+00:00

Training at SRAL, Maastricht, The Netherlands, Jan 24-26 2018

Thanks to the kind collaboration of SRAL  we are happy to announce our 3-days Training program in Maastricht, The Netherlands, Jan 24-26 2018. For more info and registration CLICK HERE Stichting Restauratie Atelier Limburg – or SRAL for short - is a leading institute specialized in the conservation and restoration of paintings, sculptures, modern and [...]

Training at SRAL, Maastricht, The Netherlands, Jan 24-26 2018 2017-12-14T19:22:35+00:00

NEW 2018 Training Calendar at CHSOS Studio in Italy

Just published the new 2018 Training at CHSOS Studio Calendar. Participate in our Training programs organized in the CHSOS Studio in Italy. We are 30 min­utes from Cata­nia Air­port (CTA) with direct flights to European main cities. From 2018 our training programs are 4-days long.  One full day longer. We will dedicate the last fourth day for reviewing [...]

NEW 2018 Training Calendar at CHSOS Studio in Italy 2017-12-18T10:29:27+00:00

Type II Super Lattice (T2SL) imaging technology for infrared reflectography (IRR)

Read the new paper regarding imaging devices for infrared reflectography (IRR) : A. Cosentino, Type II Super Lattice (T2SL) imaging technology for infrared reflectography of polychrome works of art, e-conservation Journal 5, 2016. CLICK HERE Artistic paints attenuate and diffuse infrared radiation less than visible light and thus infrared cameras can be used to inspect polychromed [...]

Type II Super Lattice (T2SL) imaging technology for infrared reflectography (IRR) 2017-09-13T13:25:33+00:00

Pigments Checker. Spectra Databases now integrated into Spectragryph analysis software!

We partnered with Spectragryph to make available to our community the Pigments Checker free spectral libraries (Raman, XRF and Reflectance spectroscopy), ready-to-use with the new database search function in Spectragryph! Now it is fast to compare your Raman, XRF and Reflectance spectra with Pigments Checker standards. Download the Pigments Checker Spectra Databases from HERE Spectrapgryph is [...]

Pigments Checker. Spectra Databases now integrated into Spectragryph analysis software! 2017-08-28T09:52:55+00:00

Summer Training 2018 – Practical methods for Art Examination – SAVE THE DATE

We just completed our 2° Summer Training on Practical methods for Art Examination in beautiful Sicily with students from Italy and Belgium and we are launching today our 3° Summer Training for 2018. Our Training courses are aimed to art conservation professionals that want to add new technical examination tools to their skills. [...]

Summer Training 2018 – Practical methods for Art Examination – SAVE THE DATE 2017-08-10T09:39:05+00:00

Technical examination for Statues – suggestions and a case study – St. Elijah in Comiso, Sicily

We just performed a diagnostics service for a statue of St. Elijah, in Comiso, Sicily. This is a good opportunity for our art conservation community to review technical photography, spectroscopy, and other tools for the documentation of antique statues,  a preparatory examination for the conservation treatment which is undertaken by the Conservation Studio Tiziana Cilia [...]

Technical examination for Statues – suggestions and a case study – St. Elijah in Comiso, Sicily 2017-06-28T12:43:22+00:00

Training in Qatar – National Library – Paper conservation

We just delivered on May 7-11 a  Training program for the Qatar National Library (QNL), in Doha, Qatar.  This was a 5-days program focused on paper conservation. It was part of our Train&Go program. CHSOS provides equipment, installation, test and training in one convenient solution. CLICK HERE for more info on Tran&Go. The Training was held at [...]

Training in Qatar – National Library – Paper conservation 2017-06-19T10:37:40+00:00

Technical Photography of Aztec manuscripts in Paris

We just performed (March 20 and 21) Technical Photography documentation of other Aztec manuscripts at the Bibliothèque Nationale de France.  These documents have European writing in the Aztec language, Nahuatl, on them that is no longer legible. They also have corrections to non-alphabetic indigenous writing with the potential to become legible through  Technical Photography. Dr Jerry [...]

Technical Photography of Aztec manuscripts in Paris 2018-02-16T10:22:22+00:00