Nicola Dunn

1995 QEST West Dean College Scholar - Antique Metal Conservation

Nicola trained in Metals Conservation at West Dean College, supported by QEST, before completing an MGC Internship in Preventive Conservation with Northern Ireland Museums Council in Belfast. She then worked as a conservator at the National Museum of Science and Industry, London and has been Applied Arts Conservator at the Museum of London since 2001.

From January – September 2006 Nicola worked as Objects Conservator at Scott Base in Antarctica. There she worked on objects such as sleds, scientific equipment and cans of food from Shackleton’s hut at Cape Royds which is under the care of the Antarctic Heritage Trust of New Zealand.