Past Events

Castel Fleuri in 2010.

Conor Bohan, from Haitian Education & Leadership Program, will discuss the important partnership between World Monuments Fund and other organizations to organize conservation and stabilization efforts in the Gingerbread Neighborhood and throughout Haiti following a devastating January 2010 earthquake.

Read More
Event |
May 12, 2019 to May 20, 2019

Monumental Journeys: Japan

Japan is home to a rich and diverse cultural heritage that dates back millennia. On this trip, you’ll explore architectural masterworks from numerous eras and enjoy exclusive access to some of the country's most treasured sites, including a private visit to the Golden Pavilion, a journey through one of the largest private gardens remaining in Kyoto, and a hard-hat tour of the ongoing preservation of a World Heritage Site in Nara. We’ll also look together at the ways in which the ancient informed the creation of sites in the 20th century.

Read More
Spring Spotlight 2019

On April 24th, World Monuments Fund will bring together friends and supporters to celebrate the Qianlong Garden project with special guest Annabelle Selldorf, who will unveil her plans for the site's new Interpretation Center and provide an update on their progress.

Read More
Exterior of Shwe-nandaw Monastery in Mandalay, Myanmar.

Francois Tainturier will discuss the conservation of Shwe-nandaw Monastery and World Monuments Fund's approach for the first internationally-led conservation project on a timber structure in Myanmar/Burma.

Read More
Event |
March 05, 2019

2019 Paul Mellon Lecture

At the 2019 Paul Mellon Lecture, Erich Theophile of the Kathmandu Valley Preservation Trust will discuss the ongoing recovery effort and the invaluable lessons learned from this destructive event.

Read More
Event |
April 12, 2018

2018 Paul Mellon Lecture

The rock-hewn churches of Lalibela, Ethiopia, by Iwan Baan.

Renowned architectural photographer Iwan Baan will present on the role photography plays in bringing historic places to life. 

Read More
Event |
February 22, 2018

2018 H. Peter Stern Lecture

A streetscape in Historic Karachi, Pakistan, a 2018 World Monuments Watch site.

Jonathan F. P. Rose, acclaimed urban planner, will speak on his view of the most coherent urban solutions to address global cities, integrating a vision of human and natural systems. 

Read More

Pages