2014 Museum Awards

Two exciting projects share the Museum, Archive and Conservation Award in 2014.

3500 will help The Whitworth Art Gallery in Manchester with its Green exhibition, which will help relaunch the gallery when it re-opens in 2015 after extensive re-development.

1548 will help Chepstow Museum conserve a stunning and very imprortant silk banyan, which will be displayed at the Britsh Museum in 2015.

Detail of the Chepstow Coat, with Assam silk lining.
Professional Awards

Professional Awards

We have just announced the winners of our professional developement and museum/converstation awards. Read how we support conservation, exibitions and training. »

AGM Conference

AGM Conference

Textiles, Communication and Politics is the theme of our 32nd AGM in November. Provisional programme now available. »

Text : the Silk Issue

Text : the Silk Issue

Now available to order on line and featuring papers from the Silk Symposium held in memory of Natalie Rothstein. From Chinese court dress to modern day sericulture. »