Eeva Kukkonen ACR
Eeva Kukkonen ACR, MA, MLitt, MA (Hons), Paintings Conservator
Eeva was awarded the Institute of Conservation (ICON) Professional Accreditation for Conservator Restorers in 2017. Eeva has worked as a director and a painting conservator at Critchlow & Kukkonen Ltd, since it was was founded in 2014. The studio specialises in conserving easel paintings from local authority museums, art galleries, National Trust, historic houses and private collectors.
Prior to the formation of Critchlow & Kukkonen Ltd, Eeva worked at various private studios and at the Stichting Restauratie Atelier Limburg, Maastricht, where she undertook a post-graduate Conservation Internship in 2012. Eeva has two first class master's degrees in the Conservation of Easel Paintings, Northumbria University (2012) and Approaches in Technical Art History (2010), University of Glasgow. In addition she has completed professional development courses including Pigments and the Polarising Microscope (2012) and Modern and Traditional Resins and Varnishes (2012).