Hepzibah Institute of Heritage Conservation conducts a short-term course on Introduction to Heritage Conservation with Special Reference to Metallic Objects for those who are employed in cultural institutions like museums, galleries, libraries, archives, colleges, coin collectors, corporate offices and also to those who are interested in this field. This course is slated for the period […]
The Hepzibah Institute of Heritage Conservation (HeriCons) was founded by Dr. V. Jeyaraj, former Curator, Chemical Conservation and Research Laboratory, Government Museum, Chennai-600 008, on 8th March 2009 in order to train interested persons in the field of conservation of heritage and museology with a view of safeguarding the cultural, artistic and written heritage. […]
During the Eighth Anniversary of the Hepzibah Trust and the Hepzibah Institute of Heritage Conservation (HeriCons), a drawing competition for the school students is being conducted on 19th, 26th February and 5th March 2017 in the campus of the Hepzibah Trust. The title of the drawing competition is “You are Light to the World”. The competition will be […]
Dr. V. Jeyaraj, Director, Hepzibah Institute of Heritage Conservation, Chennai-600 078 teaches conservation of heritage materials to the interns of the Dakshinachitra, ECR Road, Muttukkadu, Kanchipuram district since November 2016.
Dr. V. Jeyaraj spoke on Ochre/Red oxide in the programme conducted by the organization Nam Veedu, Oor and Kadai headed by Ms. Thirupurasundari in the SBOA School Auditorium, Chennai at 5 pm on 29th August 2015. During the power point presentation Dr. V. Jeyaraj spoke on the history, ochre and its preparation, colours, non-toxity, kaaviyidal, […]
Ochre was derived from the Greek word ohkar-meaning pale yellow, pale is a natural earth pigment containing hydrated iron oxide, which ranges in colour from yellow to deep orange or brown. It is also the pigment produced by this pigment, especially a light brownish-yellow. A variant of ochre containing large amount of hematite or dehydrated oxide […]
The Chemical Conservation and Research Laboratory of the Government Museum,Chennai Conducts a Refresher Course on Care of Museum objects from July 1st to 31st,2015.Eight Participants from West Bengal and Tamil Nadu are Undergoing Training.
Dr.V.JeyaRaj,Director,Hepzibah Institute of Heritage Conservation has been invited to be a Resource Person to handled Classes like Introduction to Conservation,Care of […]
Hepzibah Trust Conducted Eye Camp was conducted at the Trust Office in Collaboration with Vee Care Eye Hospital Anna Nagar on 21st June 2015.72 Persons including the inmates of the Hepzibah Home for the Aged.18 persons were invited by the Hospital to have a thorough Examination.Treatment is Pursued.
A Week-long Training on Heritage Collection and Management and Conservation is Scheduled to be Conducted by The Hepzibah Institute of Heritage Conservation at the premises of the Institute from 21st to 27th September 2015.Further Details Contact the Director at firstname.lastname@example.org or Contact 9381008253/9841778253 or 044-24745944
A free dental testing camp was conducted by the Hepzibah Trust in collaboration with Sree Mugaqmbigai Dental Hospital on 8th June 2015 at the Trusts Office. 40 members were benefited by this camp.