South side of the nave central section, St. Stephen’s Cathedral, Vienna

2012 - 2017 Eligius chapel around 1360-1400 and Bartholomew chapel until 1437, Singertor 1440-1450, restored 1894-1896, Friedrich pediment 1430 to 1440, restored 1982ff and 1928, decoration other pediments 1853/1854, restored1882ff Church Laser Cleaning Vacuum Conservation

Application of Ethyl Silicate Based Consolidants on Sandstone with Partial Vacuum: A Laboratory Study

09/06/2016 - 09/10/2016 Science and Art: A Future for Stone: Proceeding of the 13th International Congress on the Deterioration and Conservation of Stone, Volume 2. Paisley: University of the West of Scotland. S. 955ff; by H. Siedel, J. Wichert and T. Frühwirt more

Vacuum-Circling Process: A Innovative Stone Conservation Method

09/06/2016 - 08/10/2016 Science and Art: A Future for Stone: Proceeding of the 13th International Congress on the Deterioration and Conservation of Stone, Volume 2. Paisley: University of the West of Scotland. S. 931ff; by Erich Pummer more

Ethyl-silicate Consolidation for Porous Limestone Coated with Oil Paint – A Comparison of Application Methods

09/06/2016 - 09/10/2016 Science and Art: A Future for Stone: Proceeding of the 13th International Congress on the Deterioration and Conservation of Stone, Volume 2. Paisley: University of the West of Scotland. S. 889ff; by M. Milchin, J. Weber, G. Krist, E. Ghaffari, S. Karacsonyi more

Beyler Mosque, Icheri Sheher, Old City of Baku, Azerbaijan

2014 - 2016 South façade with minarets, prayer room, mihrab prayer niche, 19th century Mosque Museum Preservation

Shirvanshah Palace, Icheri Sheher, Old City of Baku, Azerbaijan

2014 - 2015 Shirwan Shah family tomb and "Divanhana" Court Square, the Palace, 15th century. Monument Museum Preservation

Pillory column Hollenburg „Rolandssäule“, Pillory area Hollenburg, Krems, Lower Austria

2015 Sculpture of Zogelsdorfer limestone, column and stepped construction of regional conglomerate rock, 1590 Memorial Museum Preservation Vacuum Conservation

Restoring Medieval Baku

07/01/2015 Qualified in stonemasonry and conservation, Erich Pummer founded the Atelier Erich Pummer for stone conservation and monument care in Rossatz, Wachau, Austria in 1982. Here, he outlines his firm’s six-year involvement in efforts to restore ancient landmarks in Baku’s UNESCO protected Old City. more

Baku's Maiden Tower awarded in Europe

05/20/2015 By Amina Nazarli The symbol of Baku - the Maiden Tower - won the award of “European Museum of the Year 2015” competition. The awarding ceremony in Glasgow on May 16 was organized by the European Museum Forum. The gala ceremony was attended by over 200 people from 29 European countries. B... more