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Behind the Barrier: Deinstallations & Rotations


Miranda Hambro. Deinstallation in World City gallery, 2018.

The Collections Department loves to take you behind the scenes. We’ve written before about the loans process at the Museum, shared our experiences serving as a guard at evening events, and dug into the nitty-gritty of packing objects for shipping and hanging hardware. Visitors can see an installed exhibition seven days a week here at the Museum. But what happens after an exhibition closes?

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