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The 11th Forum for the Conservation and Technology of Historic Stained Glass

 – CV Catalunya – Institut d’Estudis Catalans –

Fòrum: Stained Glass Conservation: Preserving the Identity

BARCELONA, 7th-9th July 2022



The Forum program will be provided in digital format only and no printed final program will be available on site. You can browse the sessions using the online program below.

7th July 2022 – GIRONA: COLLOQUIUM + FORUM                   

8’00 h: Bus to Girona. Meeting place to be confirmed.

9,30-10’00h. Col·loqui + Fòrum:  Casa de Cultura de la Diputació de Girona  – Welcome by the Authorities

10’00-10’45h.  Registration.

Coffee-Break Casa de Cultura de la Diputació de Girona. Visit: Fita Foundation. Casa de Cultura 2th floor.

10’45-12’05h. Lecture session 1: Aula Magna de la Casa de Cultura de la Diputació de Girona.

Chaired by: Ivo Rauch

Communications: 10’45-11’45h.

  • F1.1.- Hans-Jürgen Daams, Michael Robrecht – Protective Glazing: A Thermodynamic Review of the Past 30 Years: Successes, Failures and Conclusions for Future Projects
  • F1.2.- Sarah Jarron, Jana Hildebrandt,   Mayre Maquiné, Emily Yates – The Inherited Condition: the complex methodology required to conserve the West Choir Windows of Naumburg Cathedral, Germany
  • F1.3.- Emily Yates, Sarah Jarron, Mayre Maquiné, Jana Hildebrandt – Finding Faces: Reconstructing Liturgical Identity in the Medieval West Choir Windows at Naumburg Cathedral, Germany

11’45-12’05h. Discussion

12’15-13’15h. Communications. Chaired by: Sarah Brown (Fòrum + Colloquium in Josep Irla Room)

About the Medieval Tables: 12’15-12’55h.

  • Colloquium 8.1.- Stefan Trümpler – Glaziers’ Tables, Cartoons, and Preparatory Tracings (Underdrawings). Observations from Berne Minster and Reflections on the Creation of Stained Glass in the Late Middle Ages and the Early Modern Period
  • Forum 1.4.- Anna Santolària – The White-Washed Table and the Medieval Windows of Girona Cathedral

12’55-13’15h. Discussion

13’15-14’30h.  Lunch break

14’30-17’30h. Tour-Visit: Cathedral and the Art Museum – White-Washed Tables of Girona –

Optional: Sant Feliu Church, Casa Masó (inscription).

17’30h. Garden of Art Museum

18’00h. Return to Barcelona

21h The Official Dinner Colloquium and Forum attendees

8th July 2022 -BARCELONA- Seminari Conciliar de Barcelona (Aula Magna)

9’00h Welcome

9’20-11’00h Lecture session 2:

Chaired by: Sarah Brown

Communications 9’20-10’40 h.

  • F2.1.- Fernando Cortés Pizano –  The Importance of Preferences and Taste in the Conservation of Works of Art
  • F2.2.- Barbara Trichereau,  Claudine Loisel, Françoise Gatouillat, Michel Hérold – L’analyse par faisceau d’ions pour identifier l’origine et les procédés de fabrication des vitraux du XVIe siècle de la cathédrale Sainte-Marie d’Auch
  • F2.3.- Markus Kleine, Simone Schmidt, Christoph Sander – Konzept und Konservierung historischer Spiegel aus den Audienzgemächern August  des Starken im Dresdener Schloss
  • F2.4.- Katharine Harrison – Narrative from Nonsense: Questions of Identity in the St Cuthbert Window, York Minster

10’40-11’00h Discussion

11’00-11’20h Poster Session and Coffee Break

11’20-13’00h Lecture session 3:

Chaired by: Yvette Vanden Bendem

Communications 11’20-12’40 h.

  • F3.1.- Michael Robrech, Markus Böger, Hans-Jürgen Daams – Automatic Determination of Damage to Dultural Assets by Means of Artificial Intelligence
  • F3.2.- Dunja Kielmann, Susann Seyfert – Ludwig Mittermaier and his Glass Workshop – a Multitalent of the 19th Century
  • F3.3.- Ronja Lammers, Markus Kleine, Steffen Holtmann – Die Glasmalereien der Liebfrauenkirche aus Oberusel im Taunus. Eine Betrachtung der Fenster von Giselbert Hoke aus kunst- und restaurierungs technologischer Sicht
  • F3.4.- Rob MacInnes – A New Isothermal System that Avoids the Cold Bridge between the External and Internal Glazing (A Solution Specifically Designed for Extreme Weather Conditions)

12’40-13’00h Discussion

13’00-14’30h Lunch break

14’30-15’50h Lecture session 4:

Chaired by: Claudine Loisel

Communications 14’30-15’30 h.

  • F4.1.- Paloma Somacarrera – The Historical Requirement on the Identity of a Piece of Art
  • F4.2.- Edyta Bernady – Documentation and Reconstruction of the Depiction of the Virgin Mary in the 15th-Century Stained-Glass Window of the Annunciation from the Dominican Monastery in Kraków
  • F4.3.- Brianne Van Vorst, Drew Anderson – The Stained Glass Conservation of Trinity Church, Wall Street

15’30-15’50h Discussion

15’50h Bus to Pedralbes

17’00-18’30h. Visits: Church of Reial Monestir de Santa Maria de Pedralbes. Stained Glass conservation by Montserrat Pugès

9th July 2022 -BARCELONA- Seminari Conciliar de Barcelona (Aula Magna)

9’00-10’20h: CSIV meeting

10’20-10’50h Poster Session and Coffee Break

10’50h-12’30h Lecture session 5:

Chaired by: Ellen Shortell

Communications 10’50-12’10 h.

  • F5.1.- Sophie Wolf, Johannes Hugenschmidt, Christophe Gosselin – Dalle de verre: Evaluation of Non-Invasive Methods for Diagnosing Threatened Works
  • F5.2.- Martí Bertran, Jordi Bonet, Trinitat Pradell – Against the Dying of the Light: Enamel Analysis and the Conservation Problems of Art Nouveau Windows
  • F5.3.- Carla Machado, Márcia Vilarigues, Luís Cerqueira Alves, Teresa Palomar – Grisaille Production: Some Examples from the 14th to the 20th Centuries
  • F5.4.- Anne-Carherine Perreau, Helena Wouters, Aletta Rambaut – Physico-Chemical Insights into Sanguine and Carnation based on Reproduced Historic Recipe

12’10-12’30h Discussion

12’30-13’15h Conclusions. Closing of de 11th Forum for the Conservation and Technology of Historic Stained Glass. Chaired by: Ivo Rauch and Sarah Brown.


Attention: all sessions and schedule are still subject to change.