Field School on mosaics conservation – Lebanon
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Field School on mosaics conservation – Lebanon

 In the framework of MOSAIKON and ICCROM’s ATHAR Programme, and in partnership with the Getty Conservation Institute, ICCROM-ATHAR Regional Conservation Centre in Sharjah (ICCROM-Sharjah) co-organised a meeting in Beirut Lebanon (24-26 Sep 2018) for the purpose of preparing for a field school on in-situ conservation of mosaics, planned to be held in April of 2019 in Byblos, in cooperation with the Directorate General of Antiquities, Lebanon.  The visit included a meeting with the Director General of Antiquities, Mr. Sarkis Khoury, to discuss their role in the activity as well as site visits to identify the training venue for the envisaged field school.

The field school aims to enhance the skills of a diverse group of professionals and technicians working in the field of mosaics conservation in the Arab Region.