Museum collections: Wonderful to display, difficult to protect and store.
For curators, museum storage is an ongoing struggle. Preservation and best practices need to be balanced with the constant incoming of new artifacts and items—and along the way, the lack of museum storage means compromised collections.
In working with many museums throughout Ontario, we’ve learned that integrity, preservation, and conservation of museum collections are the #1 priorities. Take a look at how we assisted Ottawa’s Canadian War Museum with reorganizing, repurposing, and reconsidering the possibilities of their space.