Maïté Le Mens

Painting conservator

Maïté Le Mens was born and educated in France. She moved to Australia in 2011 where she is now an Australian citizen.

In 2010 she completed a Master Degree in Conservation and Restoration of Works of Art and in 2015 a European Master of Fine Art at Ecole de Condé in Paris. During her study, she had the privilege of an internship at the Musée du Louvre, the opportunity to intern in private studios in Lyon, Paris and Florence and participate in a school programme conserving frescos of the 11th-12th centuries and 19th-century icons in Syria.

A Professional Member of the Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Material (AICCM), Maïté has held the position of Secretary with the AICCM since 2017.

Since arriving in Australia, Maïté Le Mens has been working as an Art Conservator and has developed additional skills in Project Management and Office Practice. In 2018, Maite Le Mens and Jennifer Loubser launched Studio 204

With a demonstrated history of working in the arts and crafts industry, Maïté is skilled in the conservation and restoration of painting in the studio or on-site.

Maïté Le Mens’ portfolio