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Subject: Workshop on collections care

Workshop on collections care

From: Josephine Ihrke <jihrke>
Date: Tuesday, March 21, 2006
Focus on Collections Care Workshop Series
April 5-7, 2006

A three-day workshop series presented by San Diego-based Balboa Art
Conservation Center

The workshop series is directed towards persons involved in
collections care management, institutional development and policy
making, and exhibition development and installation.  Students in
degree-related programs are also encouraged to attend.

Day 1:

    Surveying and Assessing Collection Needs
    Handling and Housekeeping for Collections
    Care of Collections:  Photographic Materials

Day 2:

    Collection Care Planning and Fundraising for Implementation
    Making Material Choices for Storage and Exhibit Materials
    Care of Collections: Paintings and Painted Surfaces

Day 3:

    Emergency Preparedness and Response
    Practical Strategies and New Tools for Evaluating the Museum
    Care of Collections:  Paper-Based Materials

Each workshop will take place from 9am-4pm.  Participants may select
one workshop per day.  Focus on Collections Care is made possible by
a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, a federal
agency. Additional support was provided by the Andrew A. Mellon

Please contact the

    Balboa Art Conservation Center
    wrfso [at] bacc__org

or visit to view the complete registration form.
Registration deadline is March 29, 2006.

                  Conservation DistList Instance 19:46
                 Distributed: Wednesday, March 22, 2006
                       Message Id: cdl-19-46-018
Received on Tuesday, 21 March, 2006

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