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Paintings Award

The Paintings Award, given every other year, recognizes outstanding contributions to the field of paintings conservation and includes a one-year membership to AIC and the Paintings Specialty Group.

Deadline: December 15

Nominate Edit Nomination


  • Write a letter to the Awards Committee outlining why the nominee deserves this award.
  • Collect letters from at least three additional co-sponsors.


  • Candidates must be a member of the Paintings Specialty Group.
  • Outstanding service includes mentoring pre-program or graduate interns and fellows, teaching in a formal academic setting, workshops or lectures, paintings-related research or publications, serving in the Paintings Specialty Group leadership, conducting outreach and advocacy, or other professional categories.


  • Chris Stavroudis: 2013
  • Joyce Hill Stoner: 2011
  • Richard Wolbers: 2009