The dolmens look

Last March 31st, 2016 La 2 television channel broadcasted the documentary “The dolmens look”, in which Miguel Ángel Rogerio Candelera, member of the IRNAS research group “Environmental Microbiology and Cultural Heritage” was interviewed among other researchers. The documentary shows the different values supporting the candidature to UNESCO’s world heritage list of the archaeological ensemble […]

The conservation of the paintings of Altamira Cave, in danger

Last March 6th, the newspaper El Pais echoed the loss of pigments by washing in Polychromes Hall. This phenomenon, documented from 2014-2015, and still in action, was never detected in real time. The article is interested in the opinions of Sergio Sánchez Moral (from the Museum of Natural Sciences) and Cesareo Saiz-Jimenez, from IRNAS, […]

Un miembro del IRNAS, orador invitado en el workshop internacional Assessing Digital Solutions in Cave and Rock Art Research

Dr. Miguel A. Rogerio-Candelera, from IRNAS’ research group “Environmental Microbiology and Cultural Heritage”, has been invited by the organisation of the International Workshop Assessing Digital Solutions in Cave and Rock Art Research, to teach the conference Digital image analysis-based strategies for painted rock art recording. The Workshop, organised by the researchers from the University of […]

Presentación en la Universidad de Sevilla de los estudios sobre la estela epigráfica de Montoro (Córdoba)

Next tuesday April 28th, at 12:00 h, the conference ” The epigraphic stela of Montoro (Cordoba). An exceptional discovery for the Iberian Protohistory” will be held at Aula de Grados Profesor Carriazo, of the Faculty of Geography and History of the University of Seville. The conference will be teached by Marta Díaz-Guardamino, from the University […]

El Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte publica el informe del convenio para el estudio integral del estado de conservación de la cueva de Altamira y su arte paleolítico

The report, published as the number 24 of the prestigious book series “Monographs of the National Museum and Research Centre of Altamira”, has been finally published and could be assessed directly by the international scientific community. This book constitutes the crowning of the studies conducted in the cave by a research team which began working […]

El biodeterioro de los bienes culturales, a revista en Espacio Protegido

Canal Sur tv program “Espacio protegido” broadcasted last march 18th a report under the title of “The enemies of Cultural Heritage” in which Cesareo Saiz-Jimenez, IRNAS Research Professor, talked about the biodeterioration of cultural assets. In this program, he showed biodeterioration effects on three Sevillian elements of Cultural Heritage dated in the Roman times: […]

Reunión del equipo involucrado en la conservación de la Cueva Pintada de Gáldar, con la presencia de un integrante del IRNAS

The 2nd Research Seminar Cueva Pintada, under the title “The conservation at Cueva Pintada: new techniques for old challenges ” was held at Gáldar (Gran Canaria) the days 5 and 6 of March, developing the work sessions of the research team as well as moments for sharing with the public the studies to be […]

El próximo 6 de marzo se presenta al público la estela epigráfica de Montoro (Córdoba)

Next March 6th, at 19:00 hours at Montoro’s local Archaeological Museum “Santiago Cano and Consuelo Turrión” a dissemination conference will be held with the goal of presenting to the public the studies performed on the epigraphic stela conserved in the dependences of that museum. The conference will be given by the PhDs Leonardo García Sanjuán […]

Publicadas las actas del Segundo Congreso Internacional sobre Ciencia y Tecnología para la Conservación del Patrimonio Cultural

Under the title of Science, Technology and Cultural Heritage, CRC Press publishing house, of the Taylor & Francis Group have just published the Proceedings of the Second International Congress on Science and Technology for the Conservation of Cultural Heritage, held in Seville, Spain, from 24 to 27 June, 2014 as an […]

Un volumen monográfico sobre la conservación del patrimonio cultural en ambientes subterráneos, editado por Cesáreo Sáiz Jiménez

The Conservation of Subterranean Cultural Heritage is the title of a monographic volume published in November of 2014 by the prestigious British publishing house CRC Press, of the Taylor & Francis Group, devoted to the conservation of cultural assets placed in subterranean environments. The book, edited by IRNAS Research Professor Cesareo Saiz-Jimenez, […]