IRAQ - Course of Restoration and Preservation of Paper for Imam Hussaiyn Shrine, Holy Karbala

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Address: Faculty of Restoration, University of Pardubice, Jiráskova 3, 570 01 Litomyšl
Description of work: Course of Restoration and Preservation of Paper
University of Pardubice / GEMA ART GROUP a.s.
Implementation: 09/2011 - 11/2011








Laboratory exercise Laboratory training Lecture of handmade paper Preparation of metal parts Book binding Restoration of leather

Based on experience and long-term implementation of restoration projects in Iraq GEMA ART GROUP a. s. prepared and organized the training Course of Restoration and Preservation of Paper for team of specialist from the restoration workshop and laboratory belonging to the Imam Hussein Holy Shrine in holy city of Karbala.

The special course was prepared according to the requirement of the restoration workshop and conservation laboratory of Imam Hussein Holy Shrine. The course organized for the University of Pardubice took place in the Faculty of Restoration located in the historical part of Litomyšl city. The Iraqi client sent to the Czech Republic three specialists in order to increase their knowledge, experience and their acquirement of working with modern facilities and new technologies. The program of the course was focused specifically on the needs of the Imam Hussein Holy Shrine restoration laboratory and workshop. This course comprised a theoretical and a practical part taking advantage from the interactive teaching methods and excursion to the laboratories of the National Library of the Czech Republic, National Archive, Museums and another institutions participating in the preservation of our written heritage.