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Saturday 1 December 2012: ASPROM AGM and Symposium
Kings College London, Strand Campus
Programme
 
Autumn 2012–Spring 2013: A World in Fragments: The Mosaic Art of Robert Field
An exhibition of work by long-standing ASPROM member Robert Field, which will include his recreation of the Newton St Loe Orpheus mosaic. The exhibition will visit three museums with important collections of Roman mosaics:
Corinium Museum, Cirencester: 8 September–28 October 2012
Dorset County Museum, Dorchester: 3 November 2012–26 January 2013
Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum: 2 February–11 May 2013
Exhibition poster
(pdf file, 7.2 MB)
 
Saturday 27–Sunday 28 October 2012: British Mosaic Forum 2012
Victoria & Albert Museum and other venues, London
A weekend of lectures, gallery tours, guided visits and exhibitions, organised by the British Association for Modern Mosaic (BAMM).
Programme
 
Thursday 11–Sunday 14 October 2012: Mosaics in the Field: Issues of Iconography, Material Selection and Preservation
Archaeological Research Unit, University of Cyprus, Nicosia
A training course introducing participants to issues related to mosaic iconography and technology, the preservation of ancient mosaics and techniques of conservation. The course is one of a series organised by the New Archaeological Research Network for Integrating Approaches to ancient material studies (NARNIA).
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Course details
 
Tuesday 11–Saturday 15 September 2012: 12th International Congress on Ancient Mosaics
Venice
First circular
 
Saturday 9–Sunday 10 June 2012: ASPROM Summer Symposium
Hull
Programme
 
Saturday 31 March 2012: Workshop on the study of Roman mosaics in Britain
Kings College London, Strand Campus
Further information
 
Saturday 3 December 2011: ASPROM AGM and Symposium
Kings College London, Strand Campus
Programme
 
Monday 24–Thursday 27 October 2011: Eleventh Conference of the International Committee for the Conservation of Mosaics (ICCM): Managing Archaeological Sites with Mosaics: From Real Problems to Practical Solutions
Meknes and Volubilis, Morocco
First circular
 
Saturday 11–Sunday 12 June 2011: ASPROM Summer Symposium
St Albans
Programme
 
Monday 17 January 2011: London Roman Art Seminar
Cristina Boschetti (University of Nottingham), An interdisciplinary study of the mosaics from the House of the Faun in Pompeii: technique, materials and provenance
5.30pm in Seminar Room G3, Royal Holloway London Annex, 2 Gower Street (corner of Bedford Square and Montague Place), London WC1
 
Saturday 4 December 2010: ASPROM AGM and Symposium
Kings College London, Strand Campus
Programme
 
Saturday 5–Sunday 6 June 2010: ASPROM Summer Symposium
Caerleon and Caerwent
Programme
 
Thursday 27–Saturday 29 May 2010: New Light on Old Glass: Byzantine Glass and Mosaics
British Museum
A three-day conference on Byzantine glass, covering topics such as glass and mosaics, gold glass, the Lycurgus Cup, techniques of manufacture, and new discoveries in Byzantine glass. One of a series of meetings of an international research network sponsored by the Leverhulme Trust, based at the University of Sussex.
Read more about the project.
Provisional programme (Word file, 43K)
 
Saturday 5 December 2009: ASPROM AGM and Symposium
Victoria and Albert Museum
Programme
 
Thursday 22–Saturday 24 October 2009: Ravenna Musiva: Conservation and Restoration of Ancient and Contemporary Mosaic
First International Meeting, Ravenna, Italy
Conference website
 
Friday 16–Tuesday 20 October 2009: 11th International Congress on Ancient Mosaics
Bursa, Turkey
 
 
Monday 21–Friday 25 September 2009: 18th International congress of the Association Internationale pour líHistoire du Verre
Thessaloniki
Included a meeting of the international network on the Composition of Byzantine Glass Mosaic Tesserae.
Report
(PDF file, 109K)
 
Tuesday 7–Friday 10 July 2009: Workshop on the Composition of Byzantine Glass Mosaic Tesserae
Athens
Meeting of the international network sponsored by the Leverhulme Trust, based at the University of Sussex.
 
 
Saturday 6 June 2009: ASPROM Summer Symposium
Leicester
Programme
 
Saturday 6 December–Saturday 31 January 2009: Exhibition: The Human Form in Mosaic
Dorset County Museum, Dorchester
A unique celebration of the human form in mosaic with works by Elaine M. Goodwin and other world-renowned artists inspired by Greece, Rome and Byzantium to the present.
Exhibition poster (Word file, 185K)
 
Saturday 6 December 2008: ASPROM AGM and Symposium
Kings College London, Strand Campus
Programme
 
Monday 20–Saturday 26 October 2008: Tenth Conference of the International Committee for the Conservation of Mosaics (ICCM): Conservation: An Act of Discovery
Palermo, Sicily
Conference website
 
Friday 13–Sunday 15 June 2008: ASPROM Summer Symposium
Chichester and Fishbourne Roman Palace
Programme
 
Monday 9–Friday 13 June 2008: Workshop on the Composition of Byzantine Glass Mosaic Tesserae
Venice and Ravenna
Meeting of the international network sponsored by the Leverhulme Trust, based at the University of Sussex.
Report
(PDF file, 1.2MB)
 
Thursday 5 June 2008: Study Day on the Composition of Byzantine Glass Mosaic Tesserae
Sackler Seminar Room, British Museum, 10 am–3.45 pm
One of a series of meetings of an international network based at the University of Sussex.
Programme
PDF file, 59K)
 
Sunday 17 February–Sunday 8 June 2008: Tree of Paradise: Jewish Mosaics from the Roman Empire
McMullen Museum of Art, Boston College, Mass.
An exhibition of mosaics from the synagogue and other buildings at Hammam Lif, Tunisia (the ancient town of Naro, called Aquae Persianae by the Romans).
Exhibition webpage
 
Saturday 1–Monday 31 March 2008: Pavimenta Exhibition
Fishbourne Roman Palace
An exhibition of replica mosaics showing the development of the art from the fourth century BC to the twelfth century AD.
Further information
 
Saturday 26 January 2008: Colloquium on 'Aspects of Albania'
Kings College London, Strand Campus, room 2C (K2.31), 2 pm
Includes a paper by John Mitchell (University of East Anglia), Between Earth and Heaven: the mosaic pavements of Butrint
 
Saturday 1 December 2007: ASPROM AGM and Symposium
Kings College London, Strand Campus
Programme
 
Wednesday 12 September 2007: Study Day on the Composition of Byzantine Glass Mosaic Tesserae
Sheriff's Room, White Hart Hotel, Lewes, East Sussex, 11 am–6 pm
The first of a series of meetings of an international network sponsored by the Leverhulme Trust, based at the University of Sussex.
Report
(PDF file, 452K)
 
Friday 1–Sunday 3 June 2007: ASPROM Summer Symposium
Lincoln
Programme
 
2007 London Seminars in Roman Art
Courtauld Institute, Somerset House, London, 5 pm
Two lectures in the series will be about mosaics:
Monday 29 January: Katherine Dunbabin, Domestic Dionysos? Telete on later Roman mosaics
Tuesday 8 May: William Wootton, Some thoughts on the organisation of Roman mosaicists
 
Saturday 2 December 2006: ASPROM AGM and Symposium
Kenneth Clark Lecture Theatre, Courtauld Institute, Somerset House, London
Programme
 
26 October 2006–30 April 2007: Stories in Stone: Conserving Mosaics of Roman Africa
Getty Villa, Malibu
Exhibition of mosaics from the national museums of Tunisia.
Exhibition website
 
Friday 9–Sunday 11 June 2006: ASPROM Summer Symposium
Cirencester
Programme
 
Monday 15 May 2006: lecture by Mark Merrony, Roman Mosaics: New Discoveries and Fresh Perspectives
Courtauld Institute, London, seminar room 1, at 5 pm
 
1 April–4 June 2006: Mosaic Seasons: Ancient meets Modern
Corinium Museum, Cirencester
An exhibition organised by Robert Field, with work by 20 modern mosaicists on the theme of the Seasons; artists include Emma Biggs, Martin Cheek, Robert Field, Elaine M. Goodwin, Tessa Hunkin and Allan Punton.
 
29 November–3 December 2005: Ninth Conference of the International Committee for the Conservation of Mosaics (ICCM): Lessons Learned: Reflecting on the Theory and Practice of Mosaics Conservation
Hammamet, Tunisia
Conference website
 
Monday 28 November 2005: ASPROM visit to Westminster Abbey
See the Great Pavement (also known as the Odoricus or End of the World Mosaic), in front of the High Altar.
 
Saturday 26 November 2005: ASPROM AGM and Symposium
Institute of Classical Studies, London
Programme
 
29 October–4 November 2005: 10th International Congress on Ancient Mosaics
Conimbriga, Portugal
Conference website
 
Friday 13–Sunday 15 May 2005: ASPROM Summer Symposium
Brading Roman Villa, Isle of Wight
Programme
 
Saturday 4 December 2004: ASPROM AGM and Symposium
Institute of Classical Studies, London
Programme
 
Friday 11–Sunday 13 June 2004: ASPROM Summer Symposium
Hereford
Programme
 
April–August 2004: Exhibition of mosaics by Robert Field
3 April–26 June: Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum, 65 The Close, Salisbury
2 July–28 August: Wiltshire Heritage Museum, 41 Long Street, Devizes
This exhibition of work by a long-standing member of ASPROM includes replicas of Roman mosaics as well as new creations.
 

 
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