Unravel the secrets in prepping the many delicate and sometimes well-worn textiles on display in the Nyonya Needlework exhibition with Chuance Chen, from the Heritage Conservation Centre. Get a textile conservator’s perspective as he shares behind-the-scenes experiences and stories of the objects.
Limited spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis. To register, please click here: http://peatix.com/event/213755 by 10 November 2016.
Chuance Chen is in the Heritage Conservation Centre’s Conservation Services (Textiles) department. He was involved in the National Museum of Singapore’s Beauty in Black (2010) and In the Mood for Cheongsam (2012) exhibitions, and the Peranakan Museum’s travelling show to the National Museum of Korea (2013).