The academic year is in full swing at ARCE.
Tara Prakash (center right) discusses her research on Old Kingdom Prisoner Statues with ARCE fellows and staff during February meeting.
International Assoc. of Egyptologists
August 23-30, 2015 in Florence, Italy.
GIVE TO THE ENDOWMENT
Leave a legacy for the protection of Egypt's cultural history. Give to the ARCE Endowment >>
Upcoming EventsSaturday, September 12, 2015; 1:30pmDr. Rita Lucarelli, University of California, Berkeley
Chapter: Orange County CaliforniaSaturday, September 12, 2015; 5:00pm
Khadiga Adam, ARCE Conservation Manager; and JJ Shirley, The University of Pennsylvania
Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)
ARCE staff in Egypt were pleased to welcome the newly arrived USAID-Egypt Mission Chief, Sherry Carlin, to two of ARCE's most high-profile projects recently.
ARCE and USAID, with the support of the Ministry of Antiquities, would like to congratulate the recent graduates from ARCE’s 2014 – 2015 Conservation Field School!
ARCE's AEF GRANT IN ACTION
Conservator S. Cristanetti working on the interior of the coffin (photo by S. Cristanetti)
With the support of ARCE's AEF Grant, the Conservation Lab at the Oriental Institute is undergoing a project to study and conserve the First Intermediate Period painted wood coffin of Ipi-ha-ishutef, army scribe and commander.
NEW DISCOVERIES IN LUXOR
Tombs of Rabiu and Samut at Sheikh Abd el Qurna, Luxor
2015 ANNUAL MEETING HIGHLIGHTS
Connecting with colleagues and sharing research and discoveries are at the heart of the Annual Meeting each year for ARCE members. The 66th Annual Meeting was held April 24-26, 2015 in Houston, Texas. Attendees chose from 120 scholarly papers delivered by American and international specialists in all aspects of Egyptian studies. Read more >>
INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF MUSEUMS
The International Council of Museums, in an effort to fight against illicit traffic in cultural goods, compiles the Emergency Red List of Egyptian Cultural Objects at Risk. This list aims to help art and heritage professionals and law enforcement officials identify Egyptian objects that are protected by national and international legislations. View the Red List for Egypt.