Focused on sustainable practice, the Grimwade Centre brings together cross sectoral teams to progress solutions for environmental and climate change threats to cultural heritage
How does cultural materials conservation promote positive change for the future?
We meaningfully support the United Nations Sustainability Development Goals:
Claire Grech, 'Influence of climate on modern artists' paints: An investigation of paint behaviour in tropical Southeast Asia'
Seka Seneviratne, ‘Biodeterioration effects on paint surfaces in tropical Southeast Asia’
Climatic and Environmental Threats to Cultural Heritage
The museum environment across Australia and Southeast Asia
‘Cultural Materials Conservation: Sustainability in Practice’, Learning and Teaching Initiatives Grant, University of Melbourne
‘Natural disasters & cultural heritage in the Philippines: recovery & reconstruction (AAC157)’, DFAT Australia ASEAN Council
Research translation through Grimwade Conservation Services
Field of Research (FoR)
43020 3 Cultural heritage management
Socio-Economic Objectives (SEO)
190103 Social impacts of climate change and variability
130402 Conserving collections and movable cultural heritage