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 to 15 pax per session on a first-come, first-served basis. For registration, please email firstname.lastname@example.org by 4 August 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).