Care of Collections

Icon Care of Collections Group brings together all conservators as well as external professionals such as curators, archivists and architects

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About us

About us

Icon Care of Collections Group brings together all conservators as well as external professionals such as curators, archivists and architects

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Our Committee

Our Committee

The CCG Committee have worked in a wide variety of roles for both institutions and in private practice in historic houses, museums, and libraries and on archaeological sites

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Care of Collections Resources

Care of Collections Resources

A selection of useful resources for the care of collections

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Touchy Feely Conference

Touchy Feely Conference

Abstracts from the Icon Care of Collections Group's conference held on 9 January 2015 at Hampton Court Palace

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Group members' area

Group members' area

Upcoming meetings and committee documents - access for group members only

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Caring for your Collections

Caring for your Collections

A new video from the Icon Care of Collections Group provides simple advice and tips for caring for a variety of household objects and materials

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Care of Collections resources

Our Collections Matter Toolkit

 

Upcoming events

29 – 30 June 2021

International Academic Projects: Identification of Insect Pests in Collections

A talk by Icon members, David Pinniger and Jane Thompson Webb ACR
Online
5 May – 8 September 2021

Crafts Council: Spring-back talks

Ten talks to get your craft business ready for digital and physical opportunities in 2021 and beyond.
Online
15 – 16 June 2021

ACR Conference 2021

The fifth annual Icon ACR Conference celebrates 'Positive Resilience'.
Online Conference
16 June 2021

International Academic Projects: Nanocellulose Films in Art Conservation

A seminar by independent Paper Conservator based in Paris, Remy Dreyfuss-Deseigne
Online
16 June 2021

Scotland Group: Take 5 Webinar - Summer Sessions

A new instalment of Icon Scotland Group’s ideas-sharing events, with 5 new 5 minute presentations.
Webinar