Hornemann Kolleg

for restoration and preservation

Church Climate. Preventive conservation of the interior furnishings

Interdisciplinary conference of the HAWK in Hildesheim.
16-18 January 2019

Series of publications

Conference proceedings of consolidation

published as 18th volume of the series of publications


Proceedings of "Sgraffito in Change"

International Conference Sgraffito in Change - Materials, Techniques, Topics, and Preservation

Specialized Wiki (German version:

on the subject of “Salt-based Damage”:

Baroque art in Hildesheim

Art historian research of architecture, interior design and moveable furnishings of Baroque art in Hildesheim

Translations of

EwaGlos: European Illustrated Glossary of Conservation Terms for Wall Paintings and Architectural Surfaces

Continuing training

Following online courses start on 17 September

- The Examination of Transparent Coatings on Furniture and Wooden Objects
- Erhaltung von Wachsmoulagen (Conservation of Wax Moulages) in German
- Conservation of Globes
- Microbial Infestation of Objects of Art and Cultural Heritage

New online course starts on 22 October

Sicherer Umgang mit kontaminiertem Kulturgut
(Working safely with contaminated cultural heritage)
in German


Angela Weyer

EwaGlos - European Illustrated Glossary of Conservation Terms for Wall Paintings and Architectural Surfaces
English definitions with translations into Bulgarian, Croatian, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Polish, Romanian, Spanish and Turkish second revised digital version 2016 (of the print version: Petersberg 2015) Japanese Translation of the English Terms

Externe Vorträge von Wissenschaftlern

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