Geelong Gallery collection storage
Photographer: Levi Ingram

Geelong Gallery collection storage
Photographer: Levi Ingram


Michael Varcoe-Cocks—fascinating & painstaking: the meticulous art of conservation

7 February, from 11.00am to 12.00pm

Cost—
Members $11.64
Non-members $13.75

Includes booking fee. Book online or purchase tickets from the Visitor Services Desk upon arrival.

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These inspiring talks are fundraising events for Geelong Gallery and begin at 10:15am with coffee, tea and scones in the Gallery, before an illustrated lecture at 11.00am at the High Ground, Wurdi Youang, Geelong Library and Heritage Centre.

Head of Conservation at the National Gallery of Victoria, Michael Varcoe-Cocks has led the research and conservation treatment programs for some of the NGV’s greatest paintings. In this illustrated lecture, he will reflect on the journey of discovery and recovery that is contemporary conservation.


First Friday presenting partner