Modern Materials Network

Icon's Modern Materials Network brings together specialists interested in the conservation and preservation of modern materials and digital content

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About us

About us

Icon's Modern Materials Network brings together specialists interested in the conservation and preservation of modern materials and digital content

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Network Steering Group

Network Steering Group

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Challenges of the Modern Object

Challenges of the Modern Object

No material is too modern! 

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My Museum of Plastics

My Museum of Plastics

A series of investigations into the materials in our homes

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Network members' area

Network members' area

Upcoming meetings and committee documents - access for network members only

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Conserving modern materials

Conserving modern materials

A collection of website resources

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Upcoming events

8 July 2021

Icon Accreditation Clinic

Understanding the Accreditation process
Online Workshop
7 September 2021

Icon Accreditation Clinic

Understanding the Accreditation process
Online Workshop
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
22 – 23 June 2021

Pathway Event 2021: Developing your professional practice

Designed to support Pathway members in their continuing professional development.
Webinar
24 June 2021

Emerging Professionals Network: Covering Lockdown Sized CV Gaps

A panel discussion on the challenges and opportunities during the COVID-19 Pandemic
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