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23 – 27 November 2020 – Programme of Theoretical and Practical Training in the Field of Conservation and Valorization of the Movable Cultural Heritage destined to the monastic staff of Capriana Monastery, Republic of Moldova, held at ”Moldova” National Museum Complex of Iasi

The members of the team partner from Capriana Monastery participated for a week to training activities in the field of conservation and valorization of the movable cultural heritage. The programme comprised:

  • an introductory course regarding notions of museology, conservation and cultural heritage;
  • a course regarding the preventive conservation of movable cultural heritage goods;
  • a practical activity inside the storage spaces of the Art Museum and Moldavia’s History Museum within ”Moldova” National Museum Complex of Iasi;
  • practical training regarding the packaging and the transportation of cultural goods;
  • a work visit inside the textile conservation-restoration laboratory;
  • a practical activity concerning the manner of organizing guided tours at Moldavia’s History Museum;
  • a visit to the Metropolitan Museum of Iasi. Practical activity regarding the manner of organizing the guided visits, the manner of organizing an exhibition and the manner of displaying movable heritage religious objects;
  • visits and guided tours at ”Moldova” National Museum Complex of Iasi: the Art Museum, ”Stefan Procopiu” Science and Technique Museum and the Clock Tower of the Palace of Culture of Iasi;
  • study visits to the cultural-religious objectives of Iasi: Metropolitan Cathedral, „Three Hierarchs” Church, Golia Monastery and others.
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25th August 2020 – Work visit at Căpriana Monastery, Republic of Moldova

The main purpose of the visit was to train the monastic staff of the future museum within Căpriana Monastery with regards to the means of monitoring the environment parameters. In this regard, the team of the Lead Beneficiary performed practical demonstrations concerning the use of thermo-hygrometers and presented the method used to monitor the daily values of the environment parameters (temperature and relative humidity).

Another objective of the travel was to check the space destined to the future museum. The space was considered to be adequate from the perspective of conservation norms and the legislation in force, being equipped with fire sensors, window protection, etc. At the same time, information exchanges took place concerning the procurement foreseen in the project; these discussions took place between the project managers, the project assistant and the two acquisitions responsible from the team of the Lead Beneficiary and of the Beneficiary.

The travel was done with the vehicle purchased within the project by the Lead Beneficiary.