Off the Shelf: Making Storage Work for You [Past Event]

21/03/2017 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

This seminar will explore some of the new and emerging approaches to designing and utilising museum stores. Senior collections staff will discuss the joys and pitfalls of designing stores, from working with designers to the practicalities of the furniture in the room. Hear tips about the management and care of collection items in storage, object packing, and archival products. Relocation and open access will also be discussed. Includes an optional tour of the City of Darebin Art and History Collection offsite storage. Speakers include:

  • Jenna Blyth, Collections Manager, Shrine of Remembrance
  • Angela Henricksen, Archival Survival
  • Ella Hinkley, Gallery Manager, Bundoora Homestead Art Centre
  • Jane Walton, Collection Coordinator, Koorie Heritage Trust
Venue
Bundoora Homestead
7-27 Snake Gully Drive
Bundoora 3083
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