Issues in contemporary conservation

Exploring the relationship between objects, knowledge, place, identity and significance through conservation inquiry.

Research Leads

Dr Jonathan Kemp
Dr Robert Lazarus
Prof Robyn Sloggett
Dr Nicole Tse

Research partners

ACMI (formerly Australian Centre for the Moving Image)

Doctoral studies


Hohi Ikeda ‘Hidden treasure: using new technologies for visualising and rediscovering the lost art of Keith Haring’

Research activities

Performing conservation

Digital preservation

The moving image

Research classifications


Field of Research (FoR)

43020 8 Intangible heritage

43020 4 Digital Heritage

461001 Digital curation and preservation

Socio-Economic Objectives (SEO)

130403 Conserving intangible cultural heritage