Foundation for Advancement in Conservation

FAIC plays a leading role in advancing the conservation profession around the world so that cultural heritage is better protected and appreciated by future generations.

About Us

Our mission is to save cultural heritage for future generations, protecting it from decay and destruction.



From generation to generation, conservators preserve and connect the human experience. Help us protect cultural heritage.


Explore our Programs

Our programs seek to preserve cultural heritage by advancing the field of conservation, supporting the care of collections, and assisting in disaster preparedness and response.


FAIC is governed by a board of directors, who have a vested interest in the arts and bring an expansive range of perspectives and abilities to the organization.