Robin Canham, M.A.C. Candidate

Robin Canham

M.A.C. Candidate

Art Conservation Program

Stream: Treatment
Specialization: Paper
Areas of interest: nanocellulose, paper history, felt-tip pens, works of art on paper, and non-adhesive book structures. 

Robin Canham is a second-year paper conservation student. She holds a Bachelor of Arts (English) from the University of Regina and a Master of Information Studies, with a focus in Library Studies, from the University of Toronto. Robin has interned at the Queen’s University Archives and is the current Preservation/Conservation Graduate Assistant at the W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections working under Natasa Krsmanović. She has been actively involved with the Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild (CBBAG) since 2005 and has held positions within CBBAG on the provincial and national level. Robin was the recipient of a 2021/22 Canada Graduate Scholarship for her research project on nanocellulose.