Agnieszka Depta

Paper conservator
Paper conservation

Department: Conservation and Scientific Research


+44 (0)20 7323 8348


Agnieszka joined the Western Art on Paper studio at the British Museum in 2008. She has a special interest in modern and contemporary art including photography. She trained as a paper conservator, specialising in art on paper, at Camberwell College of Art and later completed an HLF/ICON internship in preventive conservation based at the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Agnieszka worked at a variety of museums and heritage institutions both in paper conservation and as a preventive conservator before joining the British Museum.

Current projects

Conservation and re-housing of John Smith mezzotints.

External fellowships/ honorary positions/ membership of professional bodies

Member of the Institute of Conservation (ICON)

Member of the Museums Association