Frame conservation studio tour and gilding workshop

Members’ event

Conservator working on a historic gold frame.
© National Portrait Gallery, London

19 April 2024, 18.00-20.00

The Law Photography Studio


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Join the Gallery’s Senior Conservation Manager, Stuart Ager, for an intimate evening talk and workshop revealing the processes behind frame conservation and the application of gold-leaf.

Stuart will offer his unique insight as a conservator and show how he has worked directly with many beautiful historic frames in our Collection to give them a new lease of life. 

The event will include an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the Gallery’s frame conservation studio.

Maximum participants 25.