Conservation Resources

Sixbey Conservation.  Pete Sixbey has been a conservator for more than 30 years with stints at the Nelson-Atkins Museum in Kansas City, the Kansas Museum of History, the Historical Resources and Museum Services for the state of Arkansas, and the Wyoming State Museum before joining the State Historical Museum of Iowa in 1996. Sixbey’s expertise includes conservation of objects, furniture and wood-based artifacts, including frames.

SJ Fine Art Conservation.  Contact Sara Jo Wohler at  or visit

American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works

Gerald R. Ford Conservation Center  Click the menu item "Divisions" to find them.

ICA Art Conservation

Minnesota Historical Society Conservation Resources

Northeast Document Conservation Center

Textile Conservation Workshop

The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

PowerPoint:  Preservation 101 by Nancy Kraft, Preservation Librarian, University of Iowa, Iowa City.
Midwest Art Conservation Center
at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts

2400 3rd Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Tel: 612-870-3120
Fax: 612-870-3118
Contact: Colin Turner, Executive Director