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Cohort #1

The Home Collection Game

Roleplay as secret agents and supervillains as you learn to apply museum knowledge on preventive conservation and create tailored preservation measures for your own home collections.

SAT, JUN 26 7:00 PM UTC | 2.0 hrs

Week 1: The Home Collection Game

Week 1: Introductions

  • Who am I? Who are you? What do you want to learn? Why are we here?
  • Brief outline of what we will learn in this course and how the game will run
  • Introductory issues: Curation vs. conservation. Types of collections. What happens when things go wrong? Definitions: Interventive vs. preventive conservation.

Exercise

  • Define your collection. What have you got? Why do you want to conserve it? Have you noticed any deterioration over time? Have you noticed this deterioration being related to any particular thing? Consider bringing an example or photo of it to show everyone next week or pull it up now.

SAT, JUL 3 7:00 PM UTC | 2.0 hrs

Week 2: The Evil Agents of Deterioration Part I

SAT, JUL 10 7:00 PM UTC | 2.0 hrs

Week 3: The Evil Agents of Deterioration Part II

SAT, JUL 17 7:00 PM UTC | 2.0 hrs

Week 4: Deteriorate Another Day

SAT, JUL 24 7:00 PM UTC | 2.0 hrs

Week 5: The Final Showdown

$200
Jun 26, 20215 weeksUp to 6 learners
Prerequisites

None

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