Press Current Archaeology Awards 2017 – Photos March 1, 2017 3 mins read Scroll down to view pictures from the 9th annual Current Archaeology Awards, and from Current Archaeology Live! 2017. Click the image to download a high-resolution version. All pictures should be credited to Current Archaeology. Mark Knight, the Archaeologist of the Year for 2017, with his award. Left to right: Vince Gaffney (Stonehenge Hidden Landscapes Project), Mike Parker Pearson (Stonehenge Riverside Project), and Nick Snashall (National Trust) collecting the award on behalf of ‘Rethinking Durrington Walls’, which won the title of Research Project of the Year 2017. Members of the Must Farm team, with the Rescue Project of the Year 2017 award. Paul Bahn, winner of Book of the Year 2017, with his award. Laurence Shaw of the New Forest National Park Authority accepts the award for LiDAR, which won the title of Archaeological Innovation of the Last 50 Years.. Matija Lukić wins the Current World Archaeology Photo of the Year Competition 2017 for his picture, ‘Conservator of City Museum of Ljubljana holding Roman ring, found during excavations of Emona, Sloveniam’. Current Archaeology Live! had record attendance, with over 400 people present to hear about the most exciting and recent research. Andrew and Wendy Selkirk, founders of Current Archaeology magazine, celebrate the magazine’s 50th birthday with a cake featuring the cover of the latest issue. Current Archaeology Ale (CAle): archaeologically inspired heather ale specially bottled to celebrate the magazine’s 50th birthday. The Current World Archaeology Photo of the Year Competition 2017 (sponsored by Travel the Unknown) winner and runner-ups. Andrew Selkirk (founder and editor-in-chief of Current Archaeology) and Julian Richards (of Meet the Ancestors fame) unveil the 50th birthday issue of Current Archaeology magazine. Julian Richards, archaeologist and TV personality, presents the Current Archaeology Awards for 2017. The Archaeology Fair at Current Archaeology Live! 2017, where delegates browse the stalls to shop for everything from books to vacations packages. Current Archaeology‘s 50th birthday cake, featuring the cover of the newest issue. Post navigation Previous Story Previous post: PRESS RELEASE: LiDAR (New Forest National Park) wins Archaeological Innovation of the Last 50 Years awardNext Story Next post: PRESS RELEASE: The Stonehenge Riverside Project, Stonehenge Hidden Landscapes Project, National Trust win Current Archaeology’s Research Project of the Year award for 2017 for Durrington Walls Share this Facebook Twitter Whatsapp Email You might be interested in January 6, 2022 Current Archaeology 383 – ON SALE NOW January 6, 2022 Greek myth in Roman Rutland: unearthing scenes from the Trojan War January 6, 2022 Excavating the CA archive: Leicestershire and Rutland Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published.