Victorian Heritage Services Directory

Catherine Nunn Art Restoration

Collections ManagementMaterials Conservation

Catherine Nunn provides museum standard conservation treatment of paintings on canvas and panel/board from her studio in inner-city Melbourne (Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung country).  Catherine is a highly skilled conservator with over 20 years experience in the industry, and has worked in institutions in the UK, Australia and New Zealand, including the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. She also has extensive experience in the private conservation sector in London working on Old Master paintings. She undertakes treatments of oil and acrylic paintings for museums, galleries, historic homes and private collections. She is an accredited member of the Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials and a Fellow of the International Institute for Conservation. 

Professional Affiliations / Qualifications

Professional Memberships:

Accredited Professional Member of the Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials (AICCM)

Accredited Fellow of the International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (IIC)

Professional member of the National Association for the Visual Arts Ltd (NAVA)

Member of the International Council of Museums (ICOM)


Professional and Academic Education:

Master of Arts by Research, University of Melbourne (2010-2011)

Advanced Internship in the Conservation of Easel Paintings,  Hamilton Kerr Institute, University of Cambridge (2003-2005)

Bachelor of Applied Science in the Conservation of Cultural Materials, University of Canberra (1996-1999)




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