Corine N. McHugh has been conserving art for over 10 years. In 2006 she received an m.s in Art Conservation from the Winterthur/University of Delaware program specializing in paper and photograph conservation. She has trained and completed conservation fellowships at the Worcester Art Museum, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Barnes Foundation, the Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC), and the Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts (CCAHA).
For over 5 years she held the position of Paper Conservator at CCAHA treating a variety of fine art, archival materials, wallpaper, photographs, and parchment documents. While there, she gained extensive experience managing large projects, consulting with museums, archives and individuals, and completing collection surveys. In 2009, she published research as part of the international conference Printed on Paper on the materials and techniques of Andy Warhol's screenprints. In 2010 and 2013, she spoke about the preservation of ephemera collections at the symposium Out of the Ordinary: Preserving Paper-based Ephemera. In 2013, she developed and taught workshops on the history and identification of printmaking.
Corine is a Professional Associate of the American Institute for Conservation (AIC) and a member of the Philadelphia Area Conservation Assocation (PACA).