Welcome to art'20
Non-destructive analysis has turned out to be a crucial method to achieve more successful and long-lasting preservation of works of art and environmental heritage. With the aim to promote education and competence in this field, the "art" Conference represents, in national and international meetings, one of the most successful initiatives in this area. The desired synergy among experts will lead to continuous development of new scientific methods in the fields of preservation, reconstruction and diagnostics of cultural and environmental artworks.. The "art'20 Conference" will bringing together delegates, conservation scientists and curators, art historians, analytical scientists and architectural researchers from all arround the world. The Latin America Region possesses a rich cultural and natural heritage. The Region counts with 143 properties inscribed on the World Heritage. From archeological pre-Hispanic sites, exceptionally well preserved historical centres, extraordinary natural sites, bio diverse landscapes, the Region’s World Heritage serves as a basis for further strengthening sustainable development and the role of local communities which is vital for heritage protection and management. Acording to UNESCO, well protected World Heritage site contributes directly to environmental, social and economic development and helps better the life of the local community. Buenos Aires is one of the most important cultural and social capitals in Latin America and the “art20 Conference” will be a unique event to strengthen relations between the region and the whole world."