image Practical Exhibition Preparation and Preservation Issues

Conservators Jennifer Kim and Erin Jue will present a practical workshop on how to prepare for an exhibition with an emphasis on preservation issues.  A lecture will be followed by a practicum that will allow students to make their own book mounts.

Designed for a wide array of backgrounds, the workshop will be geared towards individuals who are interested in learning the practical side of putting up an exhibition, including scheduling, assembling a checklist, and prepping artwork.

Presented by LAPNet (Los Angeles Preservation Network)

When: Friday, April 15, 2016 from 9:45 AM to 1:00 PM (PDT) – Add to Calendar

Where: Brand Library & Art Center – 1601 W Mountain St, Glendale, CA 91201 – View Map

Workshop Fee: $85 (includes materials & light refreshments)

The workshop will be limited to 12 participants so please register ASAP to secure your spot.

Instructors:

Jennifer Kim is currently a Conservator at the Autry Museum of the American West, a medium-sized institution with a heavy exhibition schedule.

Erin Jue is an Assistant Paper Conservator at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, a large institution with constantly rotating large and small exhibition spaces.  Before working at their current positions, both Erin and Jennifer worked with archival collections at the Huntington Library and the Margaret Herrick Library, AMPAS, respectively.

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Parking/Directions: Brand Library & Art Center is located in northwest Glendale, easily accessed via the Golden State (5) or Ventura (134) freeways. Free parking is available in the lot next to the library. For accessible parking, drive behind the building and all the way around to the East side of the Library. There are designated spaces, and a ramp entrance. Enter through the doors marked “Art Galleries & Recital Hall,” and proceed to the Recital Hall.

What can I bring to the event?

Please bring a pocket-size book and one paper item (such as a postcard) to use in class.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact lapreservationnetwork@gmail.com

 

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