AICCM National Newsletter No 145 March 2019

Monday, March 11, 2019

Articles in this newsletter

AICCM members at the WA 2018 AGM

AICCM Western Australian Division News

The conservation team at the State Library of Western Australia have been working on the preparation and installation of items for Cicada, an exhibition featuring the new children’s book from multi-award winner Shaun Tan. 

Managing Risks to Collections—Student Perspectives

As a student and graduate, it can be difficult to find spare time and funding to attend conferences locally, interstate or overseas. As a recent graduate of the Masters of Cultural Materials Conservation, I was extremely fortunate to be one of the recipients of a student bursary provided by AICCM...

People and Places—March 2019

The time-based art conservation team, including conservators Asti Sherring and Carolyn Murphy, have been busy organising 'Towards a flexible future: managing time-based media artworks in collections', Tuesday 4th June – Friday 7th June 2019. The 4-day event includes a half-day symposium

Q&A with Jonathan Kemp

Elizabeth Gralton interviews the Grimwade Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation new academic staff member, Dr. Jonathan Kemp. What originally motivated you to become a conservator?

Glove Recycling at the Art Gallery of New South Wales

The Art Gallery of New South Wales has started to recycle disposable gloves through the Zero-Waste-Box program created by TerraCycle. All nitrile, vinyl, latex and plastic gloves are collected and will be turned into new recycled plastic products.