Planning and Designing Archival Exhibits
* This workshop was cancelled due to weather conditions. The ASA plans to reschedule the workshop this fall. TBA.*
The ASA is presenting a two-day workshop on archival exhibits on March 22 to 23, 2013 at the University of Calgary.
This 2-day workshop will explore various aspects of exhibit planning and design with a special focus on the unique concerns of displaying archival material. Aspects to be explored include storyline development and label writing, effectively using colour and lighting and planning your space. Safe materials and mounts for archival display will also be addressed along with some hands on activities. The instructors, who have both created exhibits with archival materials, will provide you with the necessary tools to execute an exhibit from the early planning phase to post-exhibit evaluation.
Instructors The workshop instructors are Joanne White and Kevin Zak.
The workshop will be held on March 22 - 23, 2013 at the University of Calgary's Taylor Digital Library, Room 520D. Workshop enrolment is limited to 18 people.
The workshop fee is $200.00 for members and $250 for non-members. Click here for a REGISTRATION FORM. Registration is open to ASA members only until February 15. After February 15, registration opens to non-members. The registration deadline for the Friday-Saturday session is FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2013.