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Art Handling Talk

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1 June, 2015
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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HKAGA is pleased to present our next talk on Art Handling, co-presented by AXA Art:

Talk Topic: Art Handling
Speaker: Brent Powell
Date: Monday, 1 June 2015
Time: 6.30pm (Welcome Drinks); 7pm (Talk)
Venue: Galerie Huit, Shop 2, G/F-1/F SOHO 189, 189 Queen’s Road West, Sheung Wan (Sai Ying Pun MTR Stop)

HKAGA members are also welcome to invite their friends from the art world to attend this talk.

Interested parties should RSVP by Saturday 30 May, with their 1) name & 2) phone no. to this email add.: [email protected].

Brent Powell Biography

Brent Powell was originally the Chair of PACCIN (Preparation, Art handling, Collections Care Network) from 1991–1998, and served as a Steering Committee member for several years before returning to chair the organization again during its restructuring in 2008. In conjunction with PACCIN he has co-authored, compiled and edited three publications and has written for other publications within AAM and the industry. He worked as project manager for ARTEX Fine Arts in Landover, MD between 2010 and 2013. Prior to that he was employed from 2007 through 2010 as the Head of Preparation for the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco. Mr. Powell’s previous experiences includes Manager of Art Services for the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne, Australia (2002–2007); Director of Museum Services for International Art Services in Sydney Australia (2000–2002); Director of Special Projects for Fortress FAE in Baltimore, MD (1999–2000); Chief Preparator, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, MO.