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Email Clare Kim

Clare is the Collection Enhancement Conservator, Collection Care & Conservation at the Australian Museum. She is currently working on the Collection Enhancement project, assessing the needs of 12 different collections, in excess of 21 million collection items. Clare’s role includes conservation assessment, conservation treatment as well as material testing and analyse for the digitisation needs.

Clare has specialised in both paper and objects conservation. Her previous roles and experience are in the field of public, private and community-based organisations, mainly in Australia and New Zealand. Clare is a current member of the AICCM, ICOM-CC and NZCCM.


  • Master of Cultural Materials Conservation, Grimwade Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation, University of Melbourne, Australia
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts Honours, Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland, New Zealand