Conference “Preventive conservation of the human environment 6. Architecture as part of the landscape”

2 days

International conference

Preventive conservation of human environment 6. Architecture as part of the landscape

Warsaw, Poland, 24-25 October 2016

 On 24-25 October 2016 the two Warsaw-based academic institutions: the Institute of Archaeology of the Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University and the Institute of Art History of the University of Warsaw organise international, multidisciplinary conference, which will be devoted to the role of the architecture in creation, enhancement and preservation of cultural landscapes.

Contributions from art historians, heritage conservators, archaeologists, historians, architects, landscape architects, urban planners, nature conservationists and other specialists are welcome on any aspect of relations between human creations and natural environment.

This conference will be already the sixth edition in the cycle entitled Preventive conservation of the human environment, which is dedicated to the memory of the late Professor Andrzej Tomaszewski (1934-2010), eminent theoretician of conservation, and to exploration of his comprehensive ideas of preventive conservation.