Introduction of Collections Care
The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in partnership with the Virginia Association of Museums will present a one-day workshop on the basics of collections care. Topics that my be discused include: elements of a collections management policy, how to safely label objects, emergency preparedness planning, basic handling and display practices, proper storage practices, environmental monitoring, agents of deterioration and their mitigation.
Virginia Certificate in Museum Management:
This event is held in partnership with the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Thank you to the VMFA for hosting.
*Please note that there will be no box lunch available available for purchase. Guests can take advantage of the Best Cafe restaurant located on-site at the VMFA or at a local restaurant.
|10:00 AM - 12:00 PM||Morning Presentation|
|12:00 PM - 1:00 PM||Lunch Break|
|1:00 PM - 3:00 PM||Afternoon Presentation|
Please provide attendee contact information for tickets purchased. It is proferred that each attendee register themself in order that event history is correctly tracked in their account. If you are not a member, consider joining to take advantage of the discounted member rates. VAM staff are always happy to process a registration for you by contacting 804.358.3170. Thank you!