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Book, paper and photographic materials 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