THE PIERO GAZZOLA PRIZE
16th General Assembly of ICOMOS, Quebec, Canada
29 September – 4 October 2008
The Piero Gazzola Prize was established in 1979 in memory
of one of the greatest defenders of the conservation and restoration of
historic monuments and sites, and a founder of ICOMOS and its first President.
The prize is awarded every three years at the General Assembly of ICOMOS to an
individual or a group of people who have worked together and contributed with
distinction to the aims and objectives of ICOMOS.
The beneficiary must be a member of ICOMOS and is chosen by the Selection
Committee itself elected by the Executive Committee of ICOMOS. For the 16th
General Assembly, the Selection Committee will be appointed by the Executive
Committee during its meeting on 8 and 9 March 2008.
The Prize is a commemorative medal and diploma, and has been previously awarded
Stanislas Lorentz (1984)
· Prof. Masaru
· Sir Bernard
· Dr Ernest
Allen Connally (1996)
· Dr. Roland
· Dr Cevat
· Ann Webster
All ICOMOS National Committees are invited to nominate candidates for
the Gazzola Prize by sending their written
nomination, by 31 March 2008 at the latest in
either English, French or Spanish to the ICOMOS International Secretariat
(49-51 rue de la Fédération, 75015 Paris, France, Tel: 33 1 45 67 67 70, Fax:
33 1 45 66 06 22, e-mail : email@example.com ), and including a short but detailed explanation setting forth reasons that
the General Assembly should consider for awarding the Prize to the candidate,
as well as the candidate’s curriculum vitae.
I am at your disposal should you have any questions on the nomination
With best regards
ICOMOS International Secretariat