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Karen Riemann: The institutionalised education of conservators of furniture and wooden objects. Formation, progress and comparison of the different training opportunities. Back
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Abstract: The present paper gives a review of past and present training opportunities to conservators of furniture and wooden objects in Germany. For this purpose an historic abstract of the formation of the profession ‘conservator of furniture and wooden objects’ is given. Subsequent the first training opportunities for the period between 1945 and the 1980’s are presented. The development of the former tertiary education and its structure is defined afterwards. The current situation is analysed and the different opportunities are compared with each other. Finally the paper provides an indication of continuing research work.


  • academic institution: HAWK Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaft und Kunst Hildesheim/ Holzminden/Göttingen
  • kind of theses:  Masterarbeit
  • main Tutor:  Prof. Dr. Gerdi Maierbacher-Legl
  • assistant Tutor:  Dr. Katharina von Miller, Dipl.-Rest.
  • date:  2016
  • Language:  German
  • pages:  167
  • pictures:  26
Karen Riemann
karen.riemann@[Diesen Teil loeschen]


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