CICOP Italia ONLUS (International Center for the Conservation of the Architectural Heritage, Italy) with the support of CICOP Net Confederation and BRAU (Biennial of Architectural and Restoration)
3rd International Conference on Monumental & Multicultural Cemeteries
Knowledge, Conservation & Reuse, Restyling & Innovation
26-29 April, 2019
Florence (Italy), Biblioteca delle Oblate – Turin (Italy), venue to be defined
Honorary President: Dr Mounir Bouchenaki, advisor at UNESCO and the Kingdom of Bahrain on cultural heritage
Conference Chairpersons: Prof. Arch. Nina Avramidou (University of Florence, CICOP Italy) and Prof. Galila El Kadi (Institut de Recherche pour le Development, Cairo, Egypt)
- 3 guided technical visits to famous cemetery complexes in Florence and in Turin. The visit will include an illustrative itinerary of historical genesis of the complex, a path along the sculptural works of greater historical-artistic importance, an illustrative itinerary of the restoration works and of the damages of the past.
- Presentation of the book “The burial sites in Taranto: necropolis, chamber tombs and funerary hypogea from the Archaic period to the early Christian era”, by Arch. Donato Cosenza, published by Edizioni CICOP.