Keynote speakers

 
Ken Arnold

Ken Arnold

Creative Director of the Copenhaguen Medical Museion of the Wellcome Trust, London.

Title:
"Waxing Lyrical: Making Old Exhibits Public Again".

Benjamin Bartl

Benjamin Bartl

National Archives, Prague

Title:
"Efflorescence on the Surface of Beeswax Objects"

Juan Bordes Caballero

Juan Bordes Caballero

Member of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts San Fernando, Madrid.

Title:
"Anatomy and Skin: Energy and Light Built in Wax"

Ruth Chércoles Asensio and Margarita San Andrés

Ruth Chércoles Asensio and Margarita San Andrés

Responsable and Director of Quality of the Laboratory of Materials. Faculty of Fine Arts. Complutense University, Madrid

Title:
"Physico-chemical Analysis applied to the Study of Waxworks"

Christiane Druml

Christiane Druml

UNESCO Chair on Bioethics, University of Vienna
Director of the Collections of History of Medicine, University of Vienna

Title:
"Precious Objects: the Anatomical Wax Models of the Josephinum in Vienna"

Johanna Lang

Johanna Lang

Freelance Curator
Bayerisches Nacionalmuseum. Munich

Title:
"A Fascinating Challenge: The Conservation of the Oversize Wax-Model "Phrenological Head", of Deutsches Historisches Museum Collection, Berlin"

Javier Martínez Pérez

Javier Martínez Pérez

Faculty of Fine Arts, Complutense University, Madrid

Title:
"Casting techniques from nature, applied to wax modelling"

Amaya Maruri David Aranda

Amaya Maruri and David Aranda

Olavide Museum Madrid.

Title:
"The Recuperation of the Olavide Museum: Challenges and Commitments within the Medical and Artistic Heritage"

Sandra Micó

Sandra Micó

Freelance Restorer

Títle:
"Cleaning of Anatomical Waxes: A Methodological Proposal for the “San Carlos” Royal College of Surgeons"

José Ygnacio Pastor

José Ygnacio Pastor

Deparment of Materials Science, Polytechnic University, Madrid

Títle:
"Sustainable Impermanence: Materials Science in the art of wax-modelling Restoration"

Juan Francisco Pastor

Juan Francisco Pastor

Director of the Anatomical Museum of Valladolid
Department of Human Anatomy and Embryology

Title:
"The Anatomical Waxes of Vasseur-Tramond at the University of Valladolid"

Martina Peters

Martina Peters

Curator of Josephinum, Vienna

Title:
"Wax Bodies – Conservation and Restoration at the Viennese Josephinum"

Francesca Rossi y Laura Speranza

Francesca Rossi y Laura Speranza

Francesca Rossi: Restoration and Conservation of Cultural Heritage SAM Area. Vecchio Conventino, Florencia
Laura Speranza: Director of Laboratory of Restauration of Opificio delle Pietre Dure de Florence

Title:
"The Restoration of the Italian Anatomical Wax Models in the experience of the Opificio delle Pietre Dure di Firenze"

Joaquín Sánchez de Lollano Prieto

Joaquín Sánchez de Lollano

Director of Veterinary’s Museum
Complutense University, Madrid

Title:
"The Collection of Anatomical Wax Models at the Complutense Veterinary Museum . Their Use and Versatile Purpose"

Alicia Sánchez Ortiz

Alicia Sánchez Ortiz

Faculty of Fine Arts
Complutense University, Madrid

Títle:
"Conservation and Restoration of a Unique Heritage. The Wax Anatomical Collections at the Complutense University, Madrid."

José Luis Gonzalo Sánchez-Molero

José Luis Gonzalo Sánchez-Molero

Dean of the Faculty of Library and Sciences of Documentation. Complutense University, Madrid

Title:
"The Anatomy in Paper and Wax Models in the Medical Education: From the 16th to the 19th Centuries. "

José Ramón Sañudo

José Ramón Sañudo

Department of Human Anatomy and Embryology.
School of Medicine
Complutense University, Madrid

Title:
"Anatomy and form"

Fermín Viejo

Fermín Viejo

Director of the Museum of Anatomy “Javier Puerta”
School of Medicine
Complutense University, Madrid

Title:
"The Anatomical Wax Models of the Museum of Anatomy “Javier Puerta”"

Alfons Zarzoso

Alfons Zarzoso

Curator of the Museum of the History of Medicine of Catalonia, Barcelona

Title:
"Bodies, waxes, exhibitions and the fate of the Spanish medical heritage"