In cooperation with the Bulgarian institute SCAS and several other European partners (Alinari from Italy, the Karl-Franzens-Universität from Austria, the European Research Centre for Book and Paper Conservation-Restoration in Austria and the Central Library of Bulgarian Academy of Sciences) a grant is given to realise  a project (BBinding)  which develops course material for the vocational training in the field of preservation of books and paper, photos and archives; this all in the framework of the LLP Project (LeonardoDaVinci-Transfer Of Innovation).

Emanuela Giaccone

Emanuela Giaccone has an enourmous amount of experience in various areas of the restoration craft. Next to "traditional" restoration tasks Manu worked on the extraordinary restoration of the medical/anatomical papier-mâché models made in the 19th century by the french medical doctor Auzoux. She was also co-author of a book dedicated to this restoration.

While working for Knops Boekrestauratie she mainly worked in paper restoration and specialized in leaf casting technique.

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