Adopted by Icon's Board of Trustees in 2020, the Icon Ethical Guidance was developed by professional conservators. The Icon Ethical Guidance is designed to guide the actions of all Icon members, regardless of specialism or area of practice.
The guidance is formed of two key sections:
There is also a Glossary of terms used.
Knowing why any action is proposed, and who is involved.
Understanding the issue
Considering resources and constraints
Designing the action
You can download this as a pdf here.
The Icon Ethics Task & Finish Group also supported the development of the “Guidelines for creating a personal statement of ethical practice” authored predominantly by Jonathan Ashley-Smith, ACR.
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