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Icon Metals Group Conference & AGM

Metal in Motion

From: Monday 16.11.15
at 10:00am
To: Monday 16.11.15
at 5:00pm

Amgueddfa Cymru, National Museum Wales, Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3NP

Event description: 

Icon Metals Group presents its conference and Annual General Meeting 2015

Presentations will explore ethical and practical challenges related to the operation and maintenance of moving metal objects including industrial machinery, sculptures, decorative arts objects, scientific instruments and clocks. Themes to be explored include:

  • Ethical issues involved in running and maintaining dynamic objects
  • Challenges related to treatment and display
  • Logistics of operating the objects
  • Decision-making and institutional policies regarding moving objects
  • Conservation case studies

Download the full programme. The group AGM will take place at the end of the morning programme and is open to all.

How to get there


Icon Members: £45
Non-members: £55
Students: £35

Photo: Enigma Machine c. CIA