AICCM National Newsletter No 143 September 2018

Friday, September 7, 2018

Articles in this newsletter

Battle of the Bronze Overpaint

This report details the cleaning treatment pathway for an early 20th century papier-mâché frame in the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW).

Off the record: International Plastic Conservation Research

The Victoria branch of AICCM invites you to attend the next plastic focused Off the Record event: International Plastic Conservation Research and the PolyMuse Project.

Register now for the 10th Book, Paper and Photographic Materials conference!

Join us at Melbourne Museum November 20-23 for four days of talks, panel discussions, seminars, posters, slide shows and tours.

Meet A Conservator—Kasi Albert

I originally began studying a Bachelor of Arts in psychology, before majoring in European history. In my honours year a museum studies course was offered and I remember watching a documentary about the Historic Royal Palaces in the UK. The conservators looked like they were doing some pretty...

President’s Report—September 2018

It is time for the AICCM bi-annual membership survey. The inaugural survey was in 2016 and now we will be able to start comparing data over time. The purpose of the survey is to register the priority of the AICCM against membership interest.