For those of us that love armor-Update on the ARS confrence Oct 22nd
I wanted to share some updates on the confrence.
If your unfamilar with it or want more information you
can go to
or view the attached pdf for details.
In addition to hearing the notable speakers previously
planned(see list below) and meeting museum curators,
researchers, and experts in the field of armour from
around the world, The ARS is having 3 new honored
Mr. Ian Eaves ( Author, Catalog of European armor at
the Fitzwilliam Museum)
Dr. Bruce Boucher (Art Institute of Chicago)
Ms. Jane Neet (Art Institute of Chicago)
and a public viewing of the Oakeshott collection
including the handling of select pieces.
The Speakers are:
Alan Williams, PhD. (University of Reading)
Tobias Capwell, PhD. (Glasgow Museums)
David Edge, B.A. Dip. Cons., (The Wallace Collection)
Jiri Hosek, PhD. (Prague Archaeological Institute)
Pierre Terjanian (Philadelphia Museum of Art)
Walter J. Karcheski, Jr. (Frazier Historical Arms
Jeffrey Forgeng, PhD. (Higgins Armory Museum)
If your interested in attending and still haven't
arranged tickets to the event, act quickly. As of this
time there are still some seats available.
I hope to see you there,