Graduate Schools


CIPP's anniversary year

Regional Organizations

bay area art conservation guild


midwest regional conservation guild
new england conservation association


new york regional association for conservation




virginia conservation association
washington conservation guild
western association for art conservation

Bay Area Art Conservation Guild Meets in the San Francisco area. Memberships: $15 regular and $5 student. Contact Candis Griggs-Hakim by email.

Chicago Area Conservation Group.

Midwest Regional Conservation Guild Meets annually for a weekend meeting at different locations throughout the Midwest. Contact membership chair Jodie Utter by email.

New England Conservation Association Hosts an annual series of meetings where members can keep up-to-date on the latest developments in conservation, enjoy refreshments with friends and colleagues, and see behind the scenes in area labs and studios. Annual workshops are organized to provide hands-on opportunities for specialized interests with a rotating subject matter. Contact by email or snail mail: NECA, P.O. Box 5004, Andover, MA 01810.

New York Regional Association for Conservation. Meets in the New York City area. For more information, to suggest a program, or to make a reservation, contact the NYRAC by email.

North Texas Association for Art Conservation Meets monthly in the Dallas/Ft. Worth areas. Contact NTAAC by email

South East Regional Conservation Association Meets annually in different locations around the South East. Contact: Renee Stein by phone (404)-727-1097 or email.

Virginia Conservation Association Meets the third Thursday of odd-numbered months September-May, usually in the Richmond area. Contact VCA by email.

Washington Conservation Guild Meets the first Thursday of each month October-May in the District of Columbia and surrounding area. For more information contact WCG by email.

Western Association for Art Conservation Meets annually in the Western United States. Contact: President Marie Laibinis-Craft by phone at (503) 892-3452 or by email. For membership requests, etc., contact Secretary Brynn Bender, phone (520) 791-6430 or email

CIPP Members, please let us know what is going on if you are a member of these associations:

Gulf Coast Conservation Group.

Louisiana Art Conservation Alliance.

Western New York Conservation Guild.