Heritage cannot always be preserved, nor protected, unfortunately. Wars and bombings, or sometimes simply a lack of means can destroy inestimable heritage assets.
On earth and underwater, new technologies allow the gathering of an immense volume of images, 3D scans, and data, to document and preserve, to share between institutions, and also with the public. Different means of reproduction are available, from immersive visits to 3D printing.
[Re]Watch the ArtTech Forum 2021 session on heritage preservation.
Heritage preservation and technologies, focus on Turkey & region, ArtTech Forum 2021
Antonio Almagro, Professor, San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts
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