Events

INFORM: Packing Art Objects for Travel and Storage with Artlab Australia

Thu 16 November 2017 1pm - 4pm

Pricing: Members: free / Guests: $25.00

Location: ArtLab, 70 Kintore Ave, Adelaide

Presenter: Justin Gare, Senior Objects Conservator

Bookings are no longer available.

Duane Hanson, United States, 1925 – 1996 Woman with a laundry basket 1974, surface paint oil, cardboard, resin, talc, fibreglass, fabric, plastic, cardboard packaging 165.0 x 84.0 x 70.0 cm  South Australian Government Grant 1975. Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide.

Artlab Australia’s conservators care for cultural heritage, working across five specialised laboratories. Learn how to pack your work for travel and storage in this practical demonstration presented by Artlab’s Senior Objects Conservator, Justin Gare. You will also be given an insight into the innovative techniques used in the preservation of the State’s collections as well as family treasures.
NB: Please bring along a piece of your work and Justin may be able to take you through a step-by-step guide to packing it.