20/12/2019
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Josep Maria Palet, named the new director of the ICAC

ICAC’s Board of Directors named Josep Maria Palet as the new director of the Institute, as a result of the open call selection process opened at the ICAC last September and managed by the CERCA Institution. The Board of Directors is the Institute’s supreme decision-making and administrative body and meets regularly to approve the action plan and economic […]
2/12/2019
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El Departament de Cultura homenatja l’historiador Joan Serra i Vilaró en el 50è aniversari de la seva mort

L’ICAC col·labora en el programa d’activitats d’aquesta commemoració La consellera de Cultura, Mariàngela Vilallonga, va presentar a finals de novembre el programa d’actes que el Departament de Cultura organitza, conjuntament amb diverses institucions, en homenatge a mossèn Joan Serra i Vilaró en el 50è aniversari de la seva mort. El pas de Serra i Vilaró per Cardona, […]
29/11/2019
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La reunió internacional Barcino-Tarraco-Roma posa en relleu la vigència dels estudis sobre materials lapidis al nostre país

La reunió internacional Barcino-Tarraco-Roma va cloure la setmana passada a Barcelona amb un èxit d’assistència important. Un centenar de persones es van acostar cada dia a la seu del MUHBA Plaça del Rei per escoltar els i les especialistes en el simbolisme del marbre en l’Imperi romà. Amb les sessions de conferències, es van exposar […]
26/11/2019
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The ports of antiquity, protagonists of the fifth conference Tarraco Biennial

Last Wednesday, November 27 the organization of Tarraco Biennial presented the proceedings of the fourth edition of the conference, focused on Christian Archaeology “Living in the ports of antiquity” is the title of the fifth international conference Tarraco Biennial: Archaeology and Ancient World, which will take place in Tarragona November next year. Trade relations, taxation […]
25/11/2019
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International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, 25th nov

On November 25, it was declared an International Day against gender violence during the first Feminist Meeting of Latin America and the Caribbean held in Bogotá (Colombia) in 1981. Every year, on the occasion of this appointed day, the Generalitat de Catalunya, the local regional governments of Barcelona, ​​Girona, Lleida and Tarragona, the Barcelona City […]
19/11/2019
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Termografia, georadar i altres tècniques que poden millorar la diagnosi d’edificis

Débora Serrrano és una de les ponents que participen al curs sobre rehabilitació del patrimoni que tindrà lloc al COAATT de Tarragona aquest dimecres, 20 de novembre. La Débora ha visitat l’ICAC i ens ha explicat com funciona la termografia, com es pot usar per a diagnosticar estructures i edificis, i quines oportunitats ofereix per […]
15/11/2019
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New section of the Roman aqueduct of Gaià exposed in Pallaresos (a village near Tarragona)

A few days ago, archaeological excavation work was completed in a sector of the Roman aqueduct of Gaià, one of the two aqueducts that provided the city of Tarraco with water. The archaeological remains are located in the municipality of Pallaresos, in a green area in the south of the village. The intervention is partly […]
31/10/2019
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Students group of tourism and sociocultural animation visited the ICAC for a research project that will end in the stages of Tarraco Viva Festival

Students of the Sociocultural and Tourist Animation training cycle of the Vidal i Barraquer school (Tarragona) visited the ICAC facilities on Tuesday, October 29, 2019. Through the explanations provided by our documentarist, Lydia Gil, they were introduced to the ICAC’s Library and Documentation Centre: how they work and what information they contain. The visit belongs to a […]
28/10/2019
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A new method for studying microcrystals in old ceramic glazing improve the detection of material’s quality and origins

Dr Roberta Di Febo, a member of the ICAC’s Archaeometric Studies Unit, defended her second PhD, awarded with the distinction of international doctorate, at the University of Vic – Central University of Catalonia (UVIC) last Monday, October 21th obtaining an excellent mark. Her research, Identification of microcrystalline phases in Lead Glazes of ceramics from 17th-19th centuries: archaeometric implications, introduces […]