Integrating Climate Change Impacts into Disaster Preparedness and Response
Date: Friday 26 November 2021
Time: 11.00am - 12.00pm
In response to the devastating Black Summer bushfires that affected Australia from November 2019 - March 2020, the PGAV is pleased to present a special session on integrating the impacts of climate change into gallery Disaster Preparedness Plans. Crystal Stubbs, Director at East Gippsland Art Gallery and Simone Nolan Manager Arts, Culture and Events at the Rural City of Wangaratta will provide their first hand experience of the Black Summer bushfires.
This session is supported by the Creative Recovery Fund, delivered by Regional Arts Victoria and jointly funded by the Victorian Government and Commonwealth Government under the Commonwealth-State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA).
Professor Robyn Sloggett Director, Grimwade Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation, University of Melbourne
Dr Marcelle Scott Research Fellow, Grimwade Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation, University of Melbourne
Crystal Stubbs Director, East Gippsland Art Gallery
Simone Nolan Manager, Arts, Culture and Events, Rural City of Wangaratta
The session will include a presentation followed by group discussion and Q&A. If there are any topics you would like covered, please flag when registering for the webinar.
PGAV Members & Supporters: FREE
Non-members: $22 (inc GST)
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This event is part of the Conservation Webinar Series presented by the Public Galleries Association of Victoria (PGAV) and the National Gallery of Victoria.
The Public Galleries Association of Victoria (PGAV) acknowledges the Wurundjeri Woi-Wurrung people of the Kulin Nation as the Traditional Owners of the lands where our office is located, and all Traditional Owners of country throughout Victoria and Australia. We recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples enduring traditions and continuing creative cultures. We pay our respect to Elders past, present and emerging.