NZCCM’s 2019 Conference ‘Modern and Contemporary Materials: Research, Treatment, and Practice’ hosted by Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū is currently seeking papers. This year the conference will explore the current challenges in dealing with modern and contemporary materials as well as new and innovative approaches to the conservation, documentation, storage, transit, and display of cultural heritage. Whether you are dealing with modern and contemporary objects incorporating new materials or using new material, technique or technology in practice, this subject touches all conservators and those researching and developing materials and techniques for the profession. This is your opportunity to share your experiences and knowledge. Please visit our conference page for information on how to submit.