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Audio guide re-launch

Audio guide in use in the galleries

30 November 2012

The museum is pleased to announce that since the audio guides were launched earlier this year, we have been monitoring take up and actively gathering feedback from users.  Following evaluation of all the comments and feedback, improvements have been made to the script with additional information added so that visitors can learn even more about […]

Cleaning of Acrylic Painted Surfaces (CAPS)

26 November 2012

In July of this year our Textile Conservator, Leanne Tonkin, attended a workshop at Tate Britain, London concerning the cleaning of acrylic painted surfaces, otherwise known as CAPS.  The workshop was hosted by The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI), Los Angeles and Tate, London and was the third in a series of workshops regarding the cleaning […]