Painting Conservation Treatment

Paintings Conservators varnishing a large canvas painting by Walter Beaumont, 'Untitled (Italian scene)', c. 1934, Collection: Grossi Florentino, Melbourne

Object Conservation Treatment

Treatment of the Kernot Window, The University of Melbourne, Old Engineering Building [photo: Paul Richiardi]

Photographic Conservation Treatment

Silver gelatin photograph from 1903 requiring stabilization, 'Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne Cup 1903', Harvie & Sutcliffe (Photographers), Collection: Victoria Racing Club

Technical Examination and Analysis

CCMC staff undertake detailed examination and scientific analysis of cultural materials

Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation: Conservation Services

The Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation (CCMC) is the leading art conservation and restoration centre in Victoria and the only centre of its kind in Australia, combining both commercial conservation services and training in cultural material conservation. CCMC specialises in all areas of art restoration and museum standard conservation to institutions and private clients.

About Us

CCMC has provided a range of commercial art conservation and restoration programs since 1989.

Conservation Treatment and Advice

We offer treatment and advice in the following specialisations: Paintings; Paper; Photographs; Parchments; Books; Objects; Textiles; Frames and Gilded Surfaces; Archaeological Sites and Artefacts

Collection Care and Advice

Preventive conservation; disaster planning; conservation surveys; management plans and exhibition support

Technical Analysis

The Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation provides a scientific analysis service for analysing cultural heritage objects or works of art.

Workshops and Training Programs

We offer workshops and training programs that can be specifically tailored for your needs.

Our Portfolio

Examples of conservation treatment at CCMC

New, Events and Grants

Upcoming and past events; such as professional workshops, symposium, lectures and cultural heritage activities

Our Staff

Find a Conservator

Contact Us

Contact details, enquiries and quotes

Conservation Resources

Links to relevant conservation resources

Academic Programs at The University of Melbourne

Link to academic programs in the conservation of cultural material at The University of Melbourne

UoM Commercial

Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation: Conservation Services

99 Shiel St, North Melbourne VIC 3051
Melway Map Ref: 2A E6

General Enquires: 03 9348 5700

Fax: 03 9348 5656