Carolina Izzo

Managing Director, Head Conservator

Carolina is an internationally renowned art conservator.  She has worked and taught preventive conservation of cultural materials since completing her conservation training in Florence, Italy in 1981.  In Italy, as Managing Director of a large team of professionals, Carolina was involved in the conservation of collections belonging to the Italian State and various national and international institutions.  In 2001 she moved to New Zealand where she worked for six years as a painting conservator at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.  Carolina worked predominately on the Museum’s painting collection carrying out preventive conservation and providing care for art collections on loan and exhibitions.  Carolina collaborates with conservation professionals nationally and internationally.  Carolina manages the studios in Wellington and Auckland and also directs conservation and restoration projects, large and small scale, on heritage buildings throughout New Zealand. She is also Teaching Associate at Victoria University of Wellington.

Phone: +64 9 3774159   Mob: +64 21 2366510