Brick Conservation Workshops

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Australia ICOMOS is pleased to announce Brickwork Conservation Workshops
in Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane & Melbourne
to be presented by Dr Gerard Lynch

Gerard Lynch is an internationally acclaimed and highly respected historic brickwork consultant, master bricklayer, educator and author. He followed a traditional apprenticeship as a bricklayer and over the years gained many awards, including the Silver and Gold Trowels from the Brick Development Association and is a Licentiate of the City and Guilds of London Institute.

Gerard is a former Head Lecturer of Trowel Trades at Bedford College, pioneering a revival of almost forgotten traditional craft skills; he is considered one of the world’s leading authorities on brick conservation, and is affectionately known as ‘The Red Mason’. For further information click here.

Workshop dates

  • Brisbane: Thursday 13 March 2014
  • Sydney: Tuesday 18 & Wednesday 19 March 2014 – NOTE: this workshop now FULL
  • Adelaide: Tuesday 25 March 2014
  • Melbourne: Thursday 27 March 2014

Workshop program, registration and payment details are available by clicking on the relevant link below for each workshop.


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