Preparation, presentation and conservation at the Geelong Gallery
The staff at the Geelong Gallery have the responsibility of preserving the collection for future generations of Gallery visitors. Works of art deteriorate with age, and there are a number of factors that accelerate this process including climatic conditions, air pollution, pests, light and handling. At the Gallery the conservation of art works includes good housekeeping, monitoring climatic conditions, fumigation to prevent pests and a visitor education program.
Discover the preparation, presentation and conservation techniques used to preserve the collection for future generations.