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Condition Assessment Workshop

Care of Collections Group

From: Thursday 04.04.19
at 9:30am
To: Thursday 04.04.19
at 5:00pm
Location:

National Museum Cardiff, Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3NP

Cost:

32.14

Event type: 
Workshop
Summary: 

A full day workshop about the tools, techniques and methodologies that can be used to assess the condition of collections.

Event description: 

The ICON Care of Collections Group is pleased to bring you a full day workshop on condition assessment of all collection types to be held in the impressive surroundings of the National Museum of Wales on 4th April.

The day will comprise of a morning of lectures and short presentations on the theme as well as a round table discussion at the end of the session. Over lunch, there will be two optional tours of the museum storage facilities, including the archaeological collection store and the paintings studio. The afternoon is a practical session, with four concurrent workshops including data mapping, collection assessment scenarios and methodologies, fluid specimen condition checking and paintings condition assessment. Delegates will have the opportunity to participate in at least two of the four workshops.

For full details of the day please follow this link to the booking page: https://bit.ly/2TVdgKn.

We look forward to seeing you in Cardiff.

Additional information:

Icon members only.

Ticket price is £32.14 which includes the Eventbrite booking fee.

We will do our best to make sure that delegates have at least one of their workshop choices.

Morning and afternoon refreshments are included, but participants will need to make their own lunch arrangements.

Please email us, CCG_ICON@outlook.com,with any queries about the event.