Art Storage Systems and Archives
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The Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam is a leading ethnographic museum. Its permanent and temporary exhibitions display artefacts, photographs, music and film from non-Western cultures. Over the past decade, the Tropenmuseum has been working on a radical modernization. One by one, all departments have been renewed, including the museum’s storage facility, which required an overhaul of its storage systems.
Up a creek? You might need one of these... For his part in the move process, Alexander Jackson, principal preparator, works on building mounts and boxes for these paddles from Melanesia and New Guinea in preparation for their move to our new state-of-the-art storage facility. #hearstmuseum #paddle #melanesia #newguinea #anthropology