Book & Paper

Icon Book & Paper Group unites the book and paper conservation community

About us

About us

Icon Book & Paper Group unites the book and paper conservation community

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Our Committee

Our Committee

We are a busy committee that works on an ongoing programme of classes & lectures, grants, conferences and conference publications, and other projects as they arise

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Group members' area

Group members' area

Upcoming meetings and committee documents - access for group members only

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Mod Cons: Modern Conservation. Modern Constraints. Modern Convenience

Mod Cons: Modern Conservation. Modern Constraints. Modern Convenience

An conference demonstrating how conservators are constantly required to evolve within the Book and Paper specialism

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Previous Group events

Previous Group events

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Fred Bearman Research Grant

Fred Bearman Research Grant

​The Frederick Bearman Research Grant offers an annual grant of up to £1000 to support new research in the conservation of books, paper and archival materials.

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Social media exhibitions

Social media exhibitions

A series of social media exhibitions to brighten up lockdown!

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Professional development bursaries

Professional development bursaries

Recipients of the BPG Professional Development Bursaries which ran from 2016-2019

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Conference Proceedings

Conference Proceedings

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Book & Paper Group resources

 

Upcoming events

2 March 2021

Conservation in Practice with Glasmalerei Peters

The Icon Stained Glass Group is pleased to announce the first in their series of online webinars with two experts in stained glass conservation …
Online Webinar
11 – 18 March 2021

Health & Safety for Conservators

The next instalment of Icon’s Health and Safety for Conservators is moving online for 2021.
Zoom Workshop
12 March 2021

Cake and Mistake - Session 4

Want to talk to a like-minded person about your work? Do you often question if you’re good enough? Do you sometimes think: Is it …
Online
16 March 2021

Environmental Sustainability Network Twitter Conference

Join ESN’s first ever Twitter Conference!
Twitter Conference
18 March 2021

The Challenges of Starting in Conservation: Skills to help Students and Emerging Professionals (Part One)

With the decision taken to postpone the emerging professionals event until 2022, the Textile Group have created this accessible two-part series …
Online Seminar