Think like a conservator


The sculpture collection at QAGOMA is incredibly diverse with a wide range of materials, sizes, shapes, and display requirements. Every day is a day of problem solving, so watch ‘Think Like A Conservator’ with Elizabeth Thompson, Sculpture Conservator at QAGOMA.

Gain an insight into the treatment being undertaken to prepare Gabriel Orozco’s sculpture Double tail which will soon hang from the ceiling in the upcoming exhibition ‘Sugar Spin: you, me, art and everything’ opening Saturday 3 December 2016 for our GOMA Turns 10 celebrations.


Gabriel Orozco, Mexico b.1962 / Double tail 2003 / Polyurethane foam / Purchased 2004 with funds from an anonymous donor through the Queensland Art Gallery Foundation / Collection: Queensland Art Gallery / © The artist