Events

Science and technology week 2021

Explore our activities from 22 to 28 November 2021.

APM Award

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Portuguese Museology Association Award

The HERCULES Laboratory was awarded a prize by the Portuguese Museology Association (APOM) in the "Institution" category.

Munch22 Conference

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Munch2022 International Conference

The Munchmuseet and and Laboratório HERCULES from Universidade de Évora announce the MUNCH2022 international conference - UNDERSTANDING MUNCH AND THE ART AT THE TURN OF THE CENTURIES, BETWEEN THE MUSEUM AND THE LABORATORY to be held in Oslo, between 21st and 23rd March 2022.

Atlas Miller

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ROADMAP (Research On António De holanda Miniatures Artistic Production)

Researchers from the HERCULES Laboratory travel to the National Library of France to analyse the Atlas Miller within the framework of the project ROADMAP (Research On António De holanda Miniatures Artistic Production), recently funded by FCT (PTDC/ART-HIS/0985/2021).

Summer School

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Second edition of the Summer School

The The Summer School is part of the Action Plan of the Roman Villa of Pisões and of the project "Requalification of the Roman Villa of Pisões", coordinated by the University of Évora and financed by the Regional Operational Programme Alentejo 2020.

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University of Évora reinforces research with new FCT projects

It was the HERCULES Laboratory that saw the largest number of projects approved at the UÉ, with a total of three. "ROADMAP - Research On Antonio De Holanda Miniatures Artistic Production", "PP-nGLASS" - An Interdisciplinary study of the impact of the Phoenician-Punic natron glasstrade in Iberian communities" and "Eco-STONE PROTEC" - Eco-friendly superhydrophobic hybrid coatings for STONE PROTECtion.

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Unveiling the mural painting art of Almada Negreiros (1938-1956)

University of Évora and Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education visit Almada Negreiro's mural paintings at the Alcântara Maritime Station.

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Mora Sample Collection database

New online catalogue in collaboration between ICCROM with Hercules Laboratory from Universidade de Évora to share the collection with researchers around the world as an open access resource.

Events

9th International Bone Diagenesis Meeting

21-24 Septeber 2021 - University of Évora

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Frescos uncovered in the Church of the Holy Spirit will become visible

"The HERCULES Laboratory has carried out all the scientific study of the techniques, materials and diagnosis that are essential for the projection of conservation and restoration treatment".

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90 Seconds of Science

Milene Gil, researcher at the HERCULES Laboratory from University of Évora, intends to identify and characterize the pictorial techniques and materials used by Almada Negreiros in his mural painting.

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90 Seconds of Science

Catarina Miguel, researcher at the HERCULES Laboratory from University of Évora and member of the Chair in Sustainable Heritage, is developing the RoadMap project to study the production techniques of illuminated manuscripts by António de Holanda.