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Ground-breaking methods of documentation and interpretation of World Heritage Sites was the theme for a collaborative Symposium presented by the University of Notre Dame and the UNESCO World Heritage Center (WHC), in collaboration with Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di Roma and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). The Symposium focused on the need for state-of-the-art tools and technologies that transform the way we think about documentation, interpretation, archiving and preservation for future generations.

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Forum Exhibit

The Exhibit

Revisiting the Roman Forum: from Pen to Pixel, Methods of Documentation in the 20th and 21st Centuries

April 2 - October 31, 2014 / Ramp of Domitian at the Roman Forum, Rome, Italy

Revisiting the Roman Forum: from Pen to Pixel, Methods of Documentation in the 20th and 21st Centuries, the first 3D exhibit on historic preservation in the Roman Forum, was on display from April to Oct 2014 in Rome, Italy. The aim of the exhibition, in the newly renovated Ramp of Domitian at the Roman Forum, Rome, Italy, was to provide architects, art historians, academics and the general public with a greater understanding of the development of architectural documentation of excavations at the Roman Forum in the last 100 years from 1905 to 2013.

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