The AIC interim meeting is placed under the double honorary presidency of : Mrs Dominique Cardon (Natural Colours), emerita senior research director at CNRS and M. Livio de Luca, research Director at CNRS, Head of MAP lab.
Deadline for sending abstract: april 6th 2020
Deadline for sending your complete article: august21st 2020
An exceptionnal hommage will be given to Jacqueline Carron, doyenne of the Centre Français de la Couleur, a painter born in 1920!
Avignon was a great production centre for tinctorial plants and was named “City of Madder”. Today several companies add value to tinctorial resources, a lot of craftpersons are mainly working in the field of cosmetics and textile dyeing.
Avignon is also a reference site for the “French Tech Valley” strongly linked to the regional research centres of Provence.
Avignon in october
The natural daylight in Provence remains remarkable for the high transparency of its atmosphere and its mildness. The river Rhône permits to have special viewpoints on the city. A lot of historical buildings and monuments will enjoy the visitors as the main heritage of the Popes’ city was transmitted from XIth (“rue des teinturiers”) to XVIIth centuries.