Apply now for a museum conservation training in Mitrovica

Apply now for a museum conservation training in Mitrovica

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There’s a little more than a week left to apply for Cultural Heritage without BordersRegional Restoration Camp (RRC) for museum conservation, which will take place in Mitrovica, Kosovo, September 13 – 27. This 20th RRC will focus on the conservation of movable objects and interpretation within a museum setting.

Application deadline: 25 July

Lecture themes:

  • Introduction to the Museum of the City of Mitrovica
  • Challenges and aspirations of the Museum – guided tour
  • Introduction to Interpretation
  • Introduction to conservation
  • Protection and management of movable heritage in Kosovo
  • Universal Access
  • Bringing objects alive – Interpretation and communication of heritage
  • Challenges of managing a museum in the Balkans
  • Museums as alternative art spaces
  • Museum collections and public inclusion

Practical works:

  • Preventive conservation
  • Textile conservation
  • Organic object conservation
  • Cataloguing objects

MORE DETAILS

For participants coming from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania and Serbia

CHwB will cover the following costs of the Camp:

  • Tuition
  • On-site accommodation with breakfast
  • Camp excursions
  • Materials for camp participation, including tools, papers, etc.

Participants will be responsible for paying for:

  • Their own meals
  • Travel to the location of the Camp
    (CHwB will not cover those costs.)

For participants coming from any other countries

Participants coming from countries not listed above must pay a 750 euro fee, which covers:

  • Tuition
  • On-site accommodation with breakfast
  • Camp excursions
  • Materials for camp participation, including tools, papers, etc.

Participants will be responsible for paying for:

  • Their own meals
  • Travel to the location of the Camp
    (The 750 euro participation fee does not cover those costs.)

TO APPLY

1. Download the PDF application form (below)

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2. Fill out the application completely, including all supporting documents

3. Send the entire application by email or post to:

Email:
rrc@chwb.org

Post:
CHwB Regional Office
Rr. Ismail Qemali
P. 34/1, Kati III, Zyra 15
Tiranë, ALBANIA

4. CHwB will confirm that we have received your application. If you do not receive a confirmation email within 1 week, please contact CHwB at rrc@chwb.org

We look forward to seeing you in Gjirokastra or Mitrovica!

A note for past RRC participants: If you would like to experience the Camps again, you may apply to be a volunteer leader (a separate application can be found here), or you may attend a second time by paying the full participation fee.