Library for Foreign Literature "M.I. Rudomino" - Moscow
State Institute of History of Art of Moscow
Centro Romantico Gabinetto G.P. Vieusseux - Florence
Collegio degli Ingegneri della Toscana - Florence
UniversitÓ Internazionale dell'Arte - Florence
Dr. Ekaterina Yu. Genieva General Director Library for Foreign Literature "M.I. Rudomino" - Moscow email@example.com
Conference will be dedicated to the memory of Aleksey Komech - renowned specialist in the field of Byzantine and Russian Cultural Heritage, and renowned expert in the history, theory and practice of restoration of monuments in architecture, engaged for a long time in the environmental protection in respect of historical and cultural heritage.
Topics of discussion
• Aleksey Komech and its contribution in the protection and preservation of the Russian historical and cultural heritage and the worldwide;
• historical-cultural heritage and problems of its protection, conservation and restoration;
• nowadays problems and possible compromises between the need to preserve the architectural heritage and the urban development of the cities.
The meeting attended by representatives of Russian cultural institutions, international experts in the sphere of preservation of historical and cultural heritage, as well as Florentine teachers and academics who have known Prof. Komech personally, or who shared the field of research and activities.
Registration at the conference:
Participants are requested to fill up the Registration form on http://www.fondazione-delbianco.org/seminari/registration/form.asp?idw=93". Once the form completed and sent, then they will receive on line a password for uploading their abstract on the web page.
Programme: 2nd March 2008
3rd March 2008
h.10.00-13.00: Collegio degli Ingegneri della Toscana
First session of the meeting between Russian and Italian Speakers
h. 14.00-16-00 — Gabinetto G.P. Vieusseux.
Presentation of the Review “The European Messenger” (“Vestnik Evropy”)
Presentation of the Fedorov Foundation - Moscow.
h. 17.00 — Visit to Alinari Archives (upon invitation)
4th March 2008
Università Internazionale dell’Arte - Villa il Ventaglio - Florence
Second session of the meeting between Russian and Italian Speakers
15.00: cultural visits
5th March 2008
ore 10.00: Palazzo Vecchio - Sala Incontri
Ceremony awarding of the Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation by the Fedorov Foundation.
h. 12.00 cultural visits
h. 19.00: Auditorium al Duomo (Via de' Cerretani, 58)
Opening of the Fedorov Foundation photo exhibition "Russian, a straight talk"
6th March 2008
7th March 2008
h. 10.00: Gabinetto G.P. Vieusseux
Meeting with Russian Political Expert Leonid Gosman
h. 20.00 — farewell dinner (on invitation only).