This award recognises an AICCM member or institutional member who has contributed to the profession either over the long term or a single project by active involvement in delivering conservation seminars, workshops and other educational/learning opportunities; mentoring of other conservators; promotion of conservators and/or conservation within and beyond the profession by working with allied professions and the public.
2020 – Adam Godijn
Adam Godijn has made a significant contribution to the profession, including but not limited to his research into mould remediation methods; his contribution to AICCM as both National Treasurer and NSW State President; and his leadership in delivering many successful conservation treatment projects, such as the conservation project at the State Theatre and completing David Hallam’s great work to dismantle the Desoutter aircraft at QVMAG. Adam also acted as a first responder after the recent Tasmanian floods, saving over one hundred artworks, and treated water-damaged paintings of Birrunga Wiradyuri from Bathurst, NSW.
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