About Focus on Collections Care workshops
The Balboa Art Conservation Center welcomes all museum professionals,
volunteers, students, and interested people to learn about basic
preservation theory and best practices from professional conservators
and other experts in the field. Our
workshops combine solid, detailed theory with hands-on learning and practical ideas for improving collections care at your institution.
Deadline August 1, 2015
Financial assistance of $110 is available
to defray registration costs for one participant in each workshop. To
be eligible, individuals must work for a nonprofit institution, with an
operating budget of $500,000 or less with historical
or cultural collections that are accessible to the public. Additional
stipends are available to participants from tribal museums and
HERE for more information.