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    • Book, paper and photographic materials symposium

      Lecture / symposium

The Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Material (AICCM) is the professional organisation for conservators in Australia.

Book, paper and photographs conservation today can encompass a broad range of associated materials including film, sound and new media.

Guest speakers at this 8th AICCM Book, Paper and Photographic Materials Symposium include:


  • Pip Laurenson, head of collection care research, TATE, who will present a paper on the conservation of time-based media at the TATE
  • Dr Bruce Kaiser, chief scientist, Bruker AXS, who will present a paper and conduct a workshop on pXRF of photographs
  • Bruce Ford, conservation scientist, NMA and Art & Archival, who will demonstrate the use of the Microfade tester for book, paper and photographic materials

Wednesday 7 May 2014, 9am - 6pm
Thursday 8 May 2014, 9am - 5pm
Friday 9 May 2014, 9am - 4.45pm

AICCM member
three days $350 (early bird before 14 March)
three days $450
per day $150

AICCM concession
three days $250

Non-member
three days $550
per day $200

Conference dinner (guests welcome)
$80

Preprint (additional copy)
$60

More information and registration
through the AICCM website