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What is a work placement?
There are a huge range of different types of work placements which are advertised all the time. However, what is really the...
Tru Vue Blog: Conservation of tracing paper
Victoria Haddock is a paper conservator, working for the V&A as part of the Blythe House decant. Victoria received a Tru...
Amy Nicoll: "Pastimes for Ladies", Glass Transfer Prints
What most would consider ‘amateur’ art, conservators often find the most interesting - not least because these types of...
Icon is looking for a new Chair and Trustees to join its Board
Icon is looking for enterprising and passionate supporters of cultural heritage to bring strength and experience to its...
Review of Icon's Professional Standards
We are embarking on a review of Icon's Professional Standards to ensure that they are fit for purpose and meet the needs of...
New Icon Internships supported by the Clare Hampson Fund
We're thrilled to announce that the Clare Hampson Fund has been able to support two Icon Internships, providing essential...
Michael Rieveley: "A Resurrection"
In the spring of 2018 I got an enquiry from the director of an architectural practice on behalf of the Catholic Diocese of...
“Never A Dull Moment,” Icon Chair Siobhan Stevenson ACR Hails Role in Farewell Letter
You may have already heard that Icon is looking for a new Chair of the Board of Trustees. The news follows the announcement...
Icon Publishes International Addendum to Strategy
In July 2019, the Icon Board of Trustees agreed an International Addendum to Icon’s Strategy 2017-2021. The Addendum has...
Lucy Branch ACR: "How Marilyn’s Boobs Nearly Crushed My Conservation Business"
How I Learned To Value My Platform - The Hard Way As a small child, I can remember toddling through the back door from our...
- September 18
September is the month of new beginnings! With lots of new conservation jobs on offer, this might just be the time…
- September 17
Victoria Haddock is a paper conservator, working for the V&A as part of the Blythe House decant. Earlier in 2019 sh…
- September 16
"What most would consider ‘amateur’ art, conservators often find the most interesting - not least because they prov…
- September 15
There are a huge range of different types of work placements which are advertised all the time. However, what is re…
- September 14
Don't forget! Today is the last day to apply to the role of Chair of the Board of Trustees at Icon. Your dedication…
- September 2
"The genuine involvement of so many enthusiastic and deeply committed people...is one of the truly rewarding pleasu…
- August 30
Time is running out to apply to be a Chair or Trustee on the Icon Board! If you need some motivation, why not read…
- August 29
With summer coming to a close, it's a perfect time to look for your next adventure in conservation! Check out our I…
- August 28
Do you run your own conservation practice? Do you own a website? This article from Lucy Branch ACR is a must read f…
- August 27
A great one from Icon member Lucy Angus ACR!
2018 ICON Book & Paper Group AGM live recording
The Anna Plowden Trust - a brief introduction
Plowden Scholar Puneeta Sharma 2013: Assistant Drawings Conservator, Royal Collection Trust
Focus on Continuing Professional Development grants: the Scottish Conservation Studio
Plowden Scholar 2002 Tom Küpper: Head of Glazing, Lincoln Cathedral
Water Washing Stone War Memorials
Reasons for Cleaning Stone War Memorials
Cleaning Stone War Memorials with Biocides
Chemical Cleaning Stone War Memorials
A Heritage Adventure: Cannon Conservation on the Isles of Scilly
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