History Hour 75 – “Here Today, Gone Tomorrow – Planning for Art Conservation Movement in Goa”, Panel Discussion led by Mr. Anupam Sah held on Thursday, 8th August, 2013.

Anupam Sah, a heritage conservation practitioner, educator and consultant is the Head of Art Conservation, Research and Training, CSMVS Museum Art Conservation Centre, Mumbai. He is also the Founder Director of the non-profit Himalayan Society for Heritage and Art Conservation and of Anupam Heritage Lab (India) Pvt. Ltd. His aim is not just to conserve and restore art but to offer institutions and individuals the kind of training and advice on preventive conservation that will preclude the need for expensive restoration. He has conducted numerous conservation projects and training programmes in India and overseas. He is at present in Goa with his team to conduct a workshop on “Preparation of Base Documents for Care of Christian Art”.

Mr. Victor Hugo Gomes is the creator, curator and owner of ‘Goa Chitra’ an ethnographic museum in Benaulim, Goa, showcasing traditional Goan farming implements and other Goan antiques.

Ms. Savia Viegas is an art historian and writer. Her book on Angelo da Fonseca, a Goan artist of world renown will be published shortly.

Savia Viegas, Victor Hugo Gomes, Anupam Sah
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