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Art and Object Handling

From: Monday 08.10.18
at 6:00pm
To: Friday 12.10.18
at 4:00pm

West Dean College, West Sussex


Fee:  From £723 (10% discount to Icon members)  

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 day begins with discussion of object handling work at West Dean College, 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.  The fourth day will concentrate on sculpture.