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Regional Resources

Conservation Resources

For information on a number of Conservation topics with handy information sheets, visit the Conservation Resources page.

Education

Digital and video conference programs provide educational opportunities for Primary and Secondary students in regional communities. For more information, view our Primary and Secondary School Programs.

Available Exhibition Furniture

As part of our annual stocktake of exhibition furniture, we are able to offer excess showcases and other display equipment to our regional partners.

To see what is available, view the Available Exhibition Furniture list. For more information, or to register your interest in a particular piece, please email productionadmin@maas.museum.

Loans and Collection Access

Our extensive and diverse collection is available for loan to Regional museums and galleries. For more details, download our Outgoing Loans Program Information sheet.

Regional Museum and Gallery Information Sheets

These sheets are written especially for Regional Museums and Galleries and contain useful information about Museum Practice topics.

Designing an Exhibition

Labelling Your Display or Exhibition

Programming for Your Museum or Gallery

Regional Webinar Series

A selection of webinars that were designed for staff and volunteers of smaller museums and the collecting sector. A 30-minute presentation with slides is followed by a 15-minute Q+A session. The webinars are free to view.

2022 2021
Making Invisible Mannequins

Artist in Conversation: Nicole Barakat

Museum Audio Visual Displays

Curating Large Objects

Copyright in Museums

Artist in Conversation: Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran

Handling, Housing and Moving Objects

Artist in Conversation: Anna May Kirk

Artist in Conversation: Ebony Russell

Designing and Installing Displays

Critiquing Historical Collections through Contemporary Commissions

Preventative Conservation and Conservation of Hazardous Materials

Programming for Change

Visible Thinking in the Museum

Publishing

A number of our publications are useful for regional collecting institutions. For more information, see our Bookshop. ‘Rust Never Sleeps: Care and Conservation of Farm Machinery‘ is a new publication developed by the MAAS Conservation Team and is for anyone who cares for historic farm machinery — whether you work in a museum, community group, are a private collector, have an interest in history or just own a piece of old farm equipment. Available now.

Touring Exhibitions

We develop a suite of exhibitions to tour regionally. For more information, see our list of travelling exhibitions. View highlights of 2019 David Malin Awards: Winning Sky Photos travelling exhibition in a short video narrated by curator Andrew Jacob.