Icon Scotland is the only national Group, representing conservators, conservation scientists and preservation specialists working in Scotland

Please contact us with any particular issues, feedback, news, specific interests, suggestions, questions or if you want to become involved in the committee by email. You can also contact us and keep in touch with our news and activities via our social media channels: Twitte and Facebook and our Wordpress blog: Conservation Conversations.


About us

Find out more about us and the Icon Scotland Group Pest ID service

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Our Committee

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Plenderleith Lecture

Every year, in November, the Icon Scotland Group hosts a lecture in honour of Dr Harold Plenderleith

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Two exciting opportunities for grant funding for conservators in Scotland

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Group members' area

Upcoming meetings and committee documents - access for group members only

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A series of informal events to help early career conservators meet one another and gain advice on soft skills and professional development

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Upcoming events

1 – 3 July 2022

NHIG: NHIG Working Party 2022

Our inaugural Working Party on the site of Nettleham Hall
Nettleham Hall, Nettleham, Lincoln, LN2 2ND UK
12 July 2022

Bainbridge Conservation: Professional use of dichloromethane-based stripper

Training and certification for purchase and use.
CLC Connected Learning Centre, Rectory Grove, London, SW4 0EL
12 July 2022

BAPCR: A newly discovered harpsichord lid by Frans II Francken

Transforming a painting into an instrument: A newly discovered harpsichord lid by Frans II Francken.
Online - Zoom
14 July 2022

Historic Interiors: Exploring Painted Decoration on The Chinese House and in Stowe School

A day at Stowe with conservators and property staff discussing recent conservation work.
The New Inn, Stowe, Buckinghamshire BK18 5EQ In-person