Best Practice for Disaster Management

A seminar on best practice procedures to mitigate and prevent damage to your collections in the event of a disaster.

  • When Fri 9 Jun 2017, 9:00am–4:30pm
  • Where
    Christchurch Art Gallery
  • Cost $75

The seminar will include:

  • Greg Flaws – How the Fire Service will react in the event of a fire at your institution or what damage may occur in the fighting of a fire.
  • Gina Irish, Registrar Christchurch Art Gallery – Talk TBC
  • Julie Humby, Curator Ara Institute and Olivia Pitts Painting Conservator – Treating Artworks exposed to ABE fire extinguisher powder.
  • Rick Pearson, Architect and Te Awhina Arahanga, Curator – Kaikoura Museum and Surviving
  • Lynn Campbell, Getty Institute Guest Scholar – All that glistens may be bad for your collection.
  • Panel discussion.
  • Christchurch Art Gallery back of house tour of storage areas. 

How do I sign up?

Contact Lynn Campbell or phone 0212167753.