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Heritage, Conservation & Artisan Crafts

ISS / Heritage, Conservation & Artisan Crafts

2019

Environment and Sustainability

BRAEDEN LAMPARD

Sponsored by George Alexander Foundation

Public Open Space Deisgn:

Learnings from Canada’s most liveable cities

Rebecca Ingleton

Italian Australian Foundation Fellowship

2018

Traditional European craft practices

LUCA LETTIERI

Italian Services Institute

Towards zero waste in floral design

AGA JONES

George Alexander Foundation

2017

Political History and Museum Practice: collecting, engaging, exhibiting

CRAIG MIDDLETON

The George Alexander Foundation

Suoni e Balli: A journey into the music heritage of Southern Italy

SALVATORE ROSSANO

Italian Services Institute of Australia Fellowship

Building solid foundations: Career pathways in traditional trades in Australia

Tim Havilah

Carlo Valmorbida International Fellowship for Innovation in Specialised Trades

REFOCUSING AS AN INDEPENDENT LEARNER:
Interior Design and Decoration

NANCY EVERINGHAM

The Higher Education and Skills Group, Department of Education and Training (Victorian Government).

Cross Connection Control and Backflow Prevention, Opportunities for Improvement in the Australian Plumbing Industry. Peter Wenning, Higher Education and Skills Group International Fellowship Report

2016

SUPPORTING THE VISUAL ARTS SECTOR:
Lessons from Turin’s Contemporary Art Week

JOSEPH VOLPE

The Italian Australian Foundation

Building with Earth in remote arid regions

Clare Kennedy

A George Alexander Foundation Fellowship

Revitalising The Diminished Craft of Solid Plastering

Brian Maxwell
The Perpetual Foundation / Eddy Dunn International Fellowship

Golf course architecture: reflections from a tour of Great Britain

SCOTT CHAMPION

George Alexander Foundation

Preserving traditional and bespoke sign writing in Australia

DAVID STEPHENSON

The George Alexander Foundation

MICROGRIDS: The pathway to Australia’s smarter, cleaner energy future. Kristian Handberg, George Alexander Foundation International Fellowship

Building Practices for a Sustainable Construction Industry. Michael Hick, 2013 Higher Education & Skills Group Fellowship

Journeyman Carpenters in Australia – Lessons from the USA & Canada. Robert Brodie, 2014 Higher Education and Skills Group Overseas Fellowship Report

The Storytelling Machine: Asian and Australian Perspectives on Creative Technologies. Betty Sargeant, 2015 Melbourne Knowledge Fellowship sponsored by the City of Melbourne, Melbourne Knowledge Program and Copyright Agency Cultural Fund

A Year of Book Conservation at West Dean College, United Kingdom. Bronwen Glover, George Alexander Foundation Fellowship.

Frame Making: Carving, Gilding and Finishing. Reuben Rich, 2014 George Alexander Foundation International Fellowship.

Jewellery Manufacturing Futures. Halina Kaufman, Manufacturing Skills Australia Fellowship

2015

CHALLENGES ASSOCIATED WITH LARGE-SCALE CONSERVATION

CHERIE CAMPBELL

Sponsored by The George Alexander Foundation

ELECTRONIC FUSION WELDING New Techniques for Jewellers

DESMA NOBLE

Sponsored by the Department of Education and Training (Victoria), Higher Education and Skills Group

THE FUTURE In Their Past. Archimede Fusillo, 2013 Italian Services Institute of Australia.

Stone Conservation at the International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM), Rome. Jennifer Dickens, 2013 Lord Mayor’s Fellowship

3D laser scanning for conservation documentation. Jennifer O’Connell, Sir James Gobbo AC CVO Fellowship
Attachment: Skenduli House Report (5Mb)

GREENING HISTORIC BUILDINGS: A study of Heritage Protection and Environmental Sustainability. Ruth Redden, 2013 George Alexander Foundation International Fellowship.

Technical wastewate treatment plants – Energy efficient technologies. Michael Capuzza, 2014 Italian Services Institute Overseas Fellowship Report

CO2: Creating a Sustainable Future with Natural Refrigerants. Kirkland Kaldor-Bull, George Alexander Foundation International Fellowship 2014

Continuing the ‘Egg Tempera’ Icon Technique in the Modern era. Geoffrey Horgan, ISS Institute Special Art Fellowship sponsored by Maria Myers AO and Allan Myers QC AO

Public Art: Access all areas. Fiona Hillary, 2013 Higher Education and Skills Group Overseas Fellowship Report

St Petersburg – Melbourne, Sister City 25th Anniversary Fellowship. Jane Devery, an ISS Institute Fellowship sponsored by the City of Melbourne

Job Skills in Prefabricated Construction. Dr Philip Alviano, 2014 International Building and Construction Fellowship

Disabled Students Need More Than Just Ramps. Paul Hede, 2014 Sir James Gobbo AC CVO Fellowship

Building Information Modelling in Australia, Lessons from the UK. Christopher Byrne, 2014 Higher Education and Skills Group Overseas Fellowship Report

2014

Energy extraction from domestic wastewater and municipal solid waste

PHILLIP BELL

Sponsored by the Higher Education and Skills Group, Department of Education and Training (Victorian Government)

The Implementation Process of Innovative Timber Building Technologies.

Nicholas Cini

A George Alexander Foundation Fellowship

Anaerobic Digestion Systems and Deep Litter Waste Management for Rural Primary Industry Enterprises. Stanley Pietsch, Higher Education and Skills Group Overseas Fellowship.

Digital technologies and the future of the Australian fashion industry. Tony Cooper, 2013 Higher Education and Skills Group (formerly Skills Victoria) Overseas Fellowship

Delivering Fashion Knitwear training within Australian Fashion Design Education – now and the future. Rhonda Ingwersen, 2012 Higher Education and Skills Group (formerly Skills Victoria) Overseas Fellowship

The Importance of Italian Art and Design in Education. Michelle Zuccolo, Italian Services Institute fellowship.

2013

Furniture Finishing into the Future. Mark Thomson, 2011 Higher Education and Skills Group Overseas Fellowship. Attachments to the report are also available for downloading.
Attachment A | Attachment B | Attachment C | Attachment D | Attachment E

International Retrofit Cavity Wall Insulation (CWI) Standards, Training, Accreditation and Management, Govind Maksay, 2010 International Building and Construction Industry Fellowship.

Construction Efficiency Opportunities: Setting the Foundation for Net-Zero Energy Homes in Australia. Tomi Winfree, 2009 International Building and Construction Fellowship.

Improving Energy Efficient, Sustainable Building Design and Construction in Australia – Learning from Europe. Susan Morris, 2011 Higher Education and Skills Group (formerly Skills Victoria) Overseas Fellowship.

Building Integrated Photovoltaics in the Context of the Australian Construction Industry. Matthew Sullivan, 2012, Construction and Property Services Industry Skills Council Fellowship.

Overseas processes and offerings in Special Economic Development Organisations. Lou Brazier, Committee for Geelong / ISS Institute International Fellowship

The generation of biogas on-farm using animal and dairy waste. Paul Wilson, AgriFood Skills International Fellowship

Australian Fashion Education: Getting the Right Fit. Tina Marino, 2009 Higher Education and Skills Group (formerly Skills Victoria) Overseas Fellowship.

2012

Australia’s Road to 2030: Competitive Edge Through Sustainability – a Business Case for Adopting Value Chain Thinking to Grow Market Share. Helen Newell. AgriFood Skills International Fellowship.

The Australian Apprenticeship System: Informing Future Directions and Solutions. Mary Cushnahan. Furnishing Industry Association of Australia (Vic/Tas) International Fellowship.

E-Learning within the Building and Construction Industry and Allied Trades. David Scannell. Skills Victoria International TAFE Fellowship.

Seamless Knitwear Technology: Informing the Australian Industry. Patricia Chircop. The George Alexander Foundation/ISS Institute Fellowship

2011

Preservation and Restoration of Timber Heritage Structures. Amy Chan. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Iron Hulled Heritage Vessel Restoration. Matthew Gurn. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Training for Water Conservation, Infrastructure, Treatment and Management. Michael Anderson. Skills Victoria (TAFE)/ISS Institute Fellowship.

Preservation and Restoration of Timber Heritage Structures. Amy Chan. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Iron Hulled Heritage Vessel Restoration. Matthew Gurn. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Training for Water Conservation, Infrastructure, Treatment and Management. Michael Anderson. Skills Victoria (TAFE)/ISS Institute Fellowship.

Skills Deficiencies in the Australian Plumbing Industry. Green Plumbing Practices and Grey Water Recycling. Tony Darcy. Skills Victoria/ISS Institute TAFE Fellowship.

Industry: Australian Agriculture – Crops. Craig Day. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Wastewater Treatment: Remote Control and Monitoring. Paul Gray. Skills Victoria Veneto (Italy) International TAFE Fellowship.

Sustainability in the Manufacturing of Kitchen and Bathroom Cabinets. Mark McDonald, Skills Victoria (TAFE)/ISS Institute Fellowship.

Mark McDonald talks with ISS Institute.

Listen to Mark on ABC Radio National’s By Design program, 15 June 2011.

Environmental Graphics: Sustainable Materials for the Built Environment. Mary Miceli. Skills Victoria (TAFE)/Italy (Veneto) ISS Institute Fellowship.

Advanced Water Treatment and Recycling Processes. Rick Milnes. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Evaluating Sustainability of Textiles in Europe – Relevance to the Australian Textile Industry. Trudie Orchard. Skills Victoria (TAFE)/Italy (Veneto) ISS Institute Fellowship.

Colour Relationships Using Traditional, Analogue and Digital Technology. Peter Burke. Skills Victoria (TAFE)/Italy (Veneto) ISS Institute Fellowship.

Environmental Graphics: Sustainable Materials for the Built Environment. Mary Miceli. Skills Victoria (TAFE)/Italy (Veneto) ISS Institute Fellowship.

The Assessment and Evaluation of the Comfort and Protection of Advanced Textiles. Inna Konopov. ISS Institute/RMIT University Fellowship.

Evaluating Sustainability of Textiles in Europe – Relevance to the Australian Textile Industry. Trudie Orchard. Skills Victoria (TAFE)/Italy (Veneto) ISS Institute Fellowship.

2010

The Use of Crystallisation Inhibitors in the Preservation of Heritage Buildings Affected by Salinity. Eoin O’Caoimh. International ISS Institute/DEEWR Trades Fellowship.

Sustainability Measurement and Reporting. Gitanjali Bedi. Skills Victoria/ISS Institute TAFE Fellowship.

Commercial Protected Cropping Production Methodologies and Systems Applicable to Vegetable Growers in Southern Victoria. Tony Bundock. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

End of Life Furniture Sustainability. Jennifer Critchlow. Skills Victoria/ISS Institute TAFE Fellowship.

Accelerated Production of Composted Humus with Long-Chain Carbon Polymers. Joe Garnham. International ISS Institute/DEEWR Trades Fellowship.

Sustainable Printing. Werner Hammerstingl. Skills Victoria/ISS Institute TAFE Fellowship.

Sustainable Workplace Design. Alisa Moss. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Airtight and Super Insulated Construction Techniques. Professor Shane West. International ISS Institute/DEEWR Trades Fellowship.

Artisan Chocolate Production. Terri Mercieca. The George Alexander Foundation/ISS Institute Fellowship.

New Welding Technologies and their Impact on the Australian Jewellery Manufacturing Industry. Gillian Rainer. International ISS Institute/DEEWR Trades Fellowship.

2009

Heritage Garden Restoration and Maintenance. Anthony Thake. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Conservation and Restoration of Heritage Timber Vessels. Matthew Dunn. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Conversation Gilding: Heritage Skill Deficiencies. Robert Zilli. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Second Generation Feedstocks for Biofuels Suitable for Production in North West Victoria. Raymond Cadmore. ISS Institute/Italy (Veneto) Fellowship.

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Technology. Pilar de la Torre. Victorian Government (TAFE)/ISS Institute Fellowship.

Tackling Global Climate Change with High-level Skills in Renewable Energy Technologies. Frank Duyker. Victorian Government (TAFE)/ISS Institute Fellowship.

Vehicle Recycling and Sustainability. Nova McNamara. The Pratt Foundation / ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Sustainable Production Technologies for the Cut Flower Industry. Brian Shannon. National ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

New Floristry Design Skills and Techniques and Sustainable Industry Practice. Colin Straub. ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

Protected Cropping. Leigh Taig. ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

Green Supply Chain Logistics, ‘Cradle-to-Grave’ Material Flow Frameworks. Adam Voak. Skills Victoria/ISS Institute TAFE Fellowship.

Construction and Restoration of Terrazzo Floors. Joseph Bagnara. National ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Prefabricated Housing in Australia. Skill Deficiencies and Workplace Practice. Grant Daly. National ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Rising Damp: Causes and Treatment. Donald Scott. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship

Permeable Paving Systems. Nick van Diemen. ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

Accessory Design and Manufacture. Sarah Conners. ISS Institute/Italy (Veneto) Fellowship.

Australian Fashion Directions – Getting it Right. Sylvia Walsh. Victorian Government (TAFE)/ISS Institute/Fellowship.

2008

From Route 66 to the Via Appia. The Identification, Management and Interpretation of Historic Roads. Dr Timothy Hubbard. ISS Institute/Leslie M Perrott Overseas Fellowship.

Traditional and Contemporary Practices in the UK Stone Industry. Simon Brown. National ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Emerging Building Information Modeling/Management Technologies used in the Building Design Industry. Rosetta Di Giangregorio and Michael Goss. ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

Green Roofs and Vertical Gardens. Sidonie Carpenter. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Indonesian Conservation Management Practices & the Australian Zoo Industry. Jessica McKelson, ISS Institute/The Pratt Foundation Fellowship.

Processes and Techniques to Apply Surface Decoration to Traditional and Digital Wallpaper. Rebecca Bulcraig. National ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

3 Dimensional Body Scanning Techniques and Applications for the Australian Apparel Industry. Kate Kennedy. National ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Click here to listen to Kate’s presentation at a Craft Victoria/ISS Institute fashion workshop.

Australian Couture Design Skills for Industry and Education. Tina Guglielmino. ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

Niche Market Innovations in the Italian Fashion Industry. Mandy Penton & Rosanna Giacomini, ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

Building an Internationally Renowned Fashion House. Jaye Wearne and Liora Shulman. Victorian Government/ISS Institute Student Fellowship.

 

2007

Traditional Wooden Boatbuilding and Restoration in the New Millennium. Terence Lean. National Overseas Fellowship.

Advanced Violin Restoration Techniques. Simon Daly. ISS Institute/DEEWR Fellowship.

Fire Control and Traditional Forestry in Pine Plantations. Owen Donovan. National Overseas Fellowship.

Pipefitting: Skills Deficiencies in Metal Fabrication and Welding (Pipefitting) in Australia. Karen O’Reilly. National Overseas Fellowship.

2006

Building Conservation and Craftsmanship of Traditional Timber Structures. Nigel Lewis. ISS Institute/DEST Fellowship.

Conservation and Restoration of Clear Coatings on Furniture and Architectural Timbers. Greg Peters. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Colour – Application in Learning and Professional Practice Encompassing Environment and Sustainability Focusing on Interior Decoration and Design. Lindsey Glover & Victoria Versteege. RMIT University/ISS Institute Fellowship

Solar Air Conditioning: Opportunities and Obstacles in Australia. Warwick Johnston. George Alexander Foundation/ISS Institute Fellowship.

Education & Training for Boatbuilders in New Zealand, United States of America & United Kingdom. Rick Mitchell. ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

Computer Aided Design – Textile Software in Design for Jacquard Loom Weaving. Virginia Harrison, ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

Colour – Application in Learning and Professional Practice Encompassing Environment and Sustainability Focusing on Interior Decoration and Design. Lindsey Glover & Victoria Versteege, RMIT University/ISS Institute Fellowship.

2005

Demi Sec: Spanish Lessons for Australia in Managing Dry-climate Historic Parks & Gardens. Stuart Read. Pratt Foundation/International Specialised Skills Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Advanced Decorative Painting on Painted Surface in Architecture. Ben Dethridge, The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

The Future Use of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) a Natural Gas Alternative to Synthetic Gasses for the Australian Refrigeration Industry and the Training Needs for Installation, Service and Repair. Peter Moore. ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Solar Air Heating & Cooling. Robert Moore. ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship.

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Technology. John Van Cleef. ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

Advanced Decorative Painting on Painted Surface in Architecture. Ben Dethridge. The Pratt Foundation/ISS Institute Overseas Fellowship

2003

Alternative Energy Systems: Wind Power. Alistair McCosh. ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

Dry Stone Work. David Long. Master Builders Association of Victoria/ISS Institute Fellowship.

Modern Upholstery Techniques and Materials. Julian Pratt. ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

Techniques for Working With Porcelain Tiles and New Adhesive Technology. Dario Piubellini. ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

 

2002

Waste Management in the Automotive Collision Repair Industry. Garry Edwards. ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

Historical Wall Coverings and Wallpaper Restoration. Paul Bramley. ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.

The Art of Modern Sugar and Chocolate Techniques. Lisa Dunn. ISS Institute/TAFE Fellowship.