Caring for the Collection
October 26 – December 21, 2012
Helen Christou Gallery
Reception: November 1, 4 – 6 pm
Conservation Demonstrations: Mondays, 1:30 – 2:30 pm
Curated by Juliet Graham, Miranda Grol & Kirsten Christopherson
UofL Art Gallery Registrar, and experienced conservator, Juliet Graham curates an exhibition with her former assistant, Miranda Grol, who is now head of collections in Fort McLeod, and current Museum Studies Intern, Kirsten Christopherson. The exhibition will include work from the U of L Collection which has received conservation treatment as well as in-depth text, photographs, and video which gives audiences a sense of the behind-the-scenes activities of collections care and lets them know the importance of this work for our cultural heritage. Graham will be demonstrating various conservation techniques in the Helen Christou Gallery on Mondays during the exhibition run from 1:30 – 2:30 pm.