Deaccessioning: Making Our Collections The Best They Can Be

  • Thursday, September 21
  • 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
  • McDougall Room

Presenter(s): 

Kristian Anderson, Executive Director, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
Randy Kvill, Curator, Agriculture and Industry Collections
Justin Cuffe, Curator, Transportation Collections, Reynolds-Alberta Museum

Moderator: 

Noel Ratch, Director, Reynolds-Alberta Museum

Track: 

  • Collections
This session will explore the practical challenges confronted when deaccessioning, featuring an overview of policies and procedures and including examples from speakers who are new to the topic and those who have experienced great success. Participants will have plenty of time to ask questions and share their own challenges and triumphs, highlighting the issues and concerns that arise in the development of deaccessioning policies and procedures.