Conservation of Transport and Industrial Collections

Starts:  Jun 28, 2021 9:15 AM (GB)
Ends:  Jul 2, 2021 5:00 PM (GB)

This course delivers the fundamental information needed to understand the role and approach of the conservator involved in the care of a transport or industrial collection and to extend their knowledge of conservation principles. The programme consists of demonstrations, lectures and handling sessions, concentrating on conserving the many different materials encountered in transport and industrial collections. It also looks at preventive conservation, handling, storage and display and environmental monitoring and control.

There is a residential option, with accommodation available on-site at West Dean College of Arts and Conservation.

Location

West Dean College
West Dean Estate
Chichester, PO18 0QZ

Contact

Bethany Smith
+44 1243 818300
cpd@westdean.ac.uk