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Hamilton Kerr Institute

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Hamilton Kerr Institute, Fitzwilliam Museum

The Hamilton Kerr Institute is a department of the Fitzwilliam Museum. The Institute undertakes the conservation of easel paintings for public and publicly shown collections as well as the Museum.

In this environment the Institute aims to educate painting conservators to the highest standard and to contribute to scientific, technical and art historical research. The institute hosts a number of archives, carries a continual programme of inter-disciplinary research in addition to the conservation services and teaching on offer.

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Spike Bucklow authors The Riddle of the Image

Oct 29, 2014

Spike Bucklow's new book, The Riddle of the Image, has been published by Reaktion Books.

Lecture on the medieval screens in Clare church, Suffolk

Oct 27, 2014

Friday 7th November 2014. The medieval screens in Clare Church. Illustrated lecture by Lucy Wrapson.

Postgraduate Diploma in the conservation of easel paintings

Aug 05, 2014

Closing date for applications: November 2015

2014 Open Day

Aug 05, 2014

The Hamilton Kerr Institute is holding an open afternoon on 3rd November (starting at 2:00 PM).

Internships in the conservation of easel paintings

Aug 05, 2014

Two internships will be offered from September 2015.

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