Gallery and Museum Curator

Gallery or Museum Curators plan and organise gallery or museum collections by drafting collection policies and arranging acquisitions of pieces.

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    Overview

    Gallery or Museum Curators plan and organise gallery or museum collections by drafting collection policies and arranging acquisitions of pieces.

    Day-to-day

    • plans and organises the acquisition and display of material
    • arranges the layout and lighting of historical, scientific or art displays
    • researches items in displays and produces publications, delivers public lecturers and initiates exhibitions
    • identifies and classifies specimens and objects, and arranges restoration work
    • examines items and arranges examinations to determine condition and authenticity
    • manages organisations' central records systems.

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