Caring for your Collection
If you are developing an art collection or thinking of starting one, this course will provide the key factors that need to be considered to ensure works of art are kept in the best condition. Learn from experts about the various methods of conservation with an emphasis on paper, canvas and frames.
This course will offer the tools and the knowledge that are inherent in the making, selling, collecting, studying and appreciation of art and artefacts. Through the use of handling sessions and focused workshops participants will have an interactive learning experience of professional practice in the area of conservation. The course will also highlight hazards to avoid and how these impact on the overall lifecycle of an artwork from purchase to selling.
What you will learn
- An oversight of conservation
- The techniques and methods to conserve works on paper, canvas and frames from leading experts
- A greater appreciation of the skillset required for the conservation process that will build confidence in the acquisition of artworks for a collection