Amelia Rampton has been an Accredited Conservator-Restorer (ACR) since 2000. As an accredited member of the Institute of Conservation (Icon), she supports Icon's Code of conduct. She started her studies at the Centro Nacional de Restauración in Madrid and furthered her training at Camberwell College of Art in London, later earning a MSc in Sustainable Heritage from University College London. Besides running a successful paper conservation studio, Amelia has worked for the V&A, the Oxford Conservation Consortium, the British Museum and the Tate.
Amelia has been an active member of her profession for over twenty years. She has been a member of the Icon Book and Paper Committee, and chaired the Cooperative Training Register organising events for conservators. She was the secretary of the Clare Hampson Fund, which supports scholarships for conservation professionals. She is also a member of the British Association of Paper Historians, and the William Morris Society.
AR Conservation specialises in the conservation of works of art on paper - watercolours, prints, drawings, maps as well as other materials such as and archival documents. We also advise on the re-housing of collections with archival materials and processes; we conduct surveys to assess the conditions of large and small collections; and we provide mounting
Our clients are leading art galleries, museums, archives, auction houses as well as private individuals, and they included the Clothworkers Company, the Emery Walker Trust, the Foundling Museum, the George Padmore Institute, the Huguenot Heritage Centre, the Middle Temple Archive and Library, Milein Cosman Archive, Pallant House, the River and Rowing Museum, the Soane's Museum, the Turner House in Twickenham, Westminster Palace, the William Morris Society
AR Conservation is listed in the Conservation Register maintained by the Institute of Conservation (Icon)