mercoledì 2 maggio 2007

Robin Letellier

Robin Letellier è morto alcuni giorni or sono.
Ne dà notizia il sito dell'ICCROM.

"Robin Passed away suddenly on April 20th at the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia). He leaves in mourning his wife Celine Bujold, his daughter Chanterelle (Stephane), his son Antoine, his niece Bridget (Anthony) as well as many relatives, very good friends, and colleagues throughout the international community. His love, his generosity, and his sense of humour will remain engraved in our hearts forever. (...) " Published in the Ottawa Citizen on 4/28/2007.

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Una breve biografia:
"Robin Letellier received a B.A. in Architecture from Laval University, Quebec City, in 1969. He was Chief of Architectural Documentation Services, Heritage Conservation Program for Parks Canada between 1970 and 1997. Between 1974 and 1999, he was the Canadian delegate to ICOMOS’ International Committee for Architectural Photogrammetry (Comité international de photogrammétrie architecturale - CIPA). R. Letellier is founding member of the Recording and Documentation Committee of ICOMOS Canada, and was Chair of the Committee between 1983 and 1991. Between 1984 and 1999, he lectured annually at the ICCROM Centre (Rome) on the subjects of architectural documentation and information management. Since 1996, as management consultant he has been assisting national and international conservation organizations with improving their operations. Recently, he has been promoting new conservation management practices through presentations, seminars, and workshops in Japan, Thailand, Laos, Philippines, Indonesia, Brazil, Italy, Austria, Poland and Slovenia.

He was working with the Getty Conservation Institute to develop a ‘Bridging-the-Gap’ initiative towards creating partnerships between international conservation organizations (i.e. ICOMOS, UNESCO, ICCROM, CIPA, GCI, etc.) to improve heritage conservation standards and practices and publishing a book entitled Recording, Documentation and Information Management for the Conservation of Heritage Places – Guiding Principles."

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