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Art and Object Handling

From: Monday 06.11.17
at 2:00pm
To: Friday 10.11.17
at 3:30pm
Location:

West Dean College

Event description: 

This course is designed to offer participants guidance and practice in established methods for the handling, packing, storage and display of paintings and sculpture

The first afternoon discusses object handling work at West Dean College.  The first full day introduces basic art handling followed by a talk and demonstration of audio-visual installations.  After touching on the principles of art handling, health and safety and manual lifting, the second day is devoted to transport and packing.  The third day deals with picture handling, hanger fitting and storage, and display in a gallery mock-up and the fourth day will concentrate on sculpture.

Fully-inclusive residential fee from £821.  Icon members will receive a 10% discount on the course fee

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