Ask The Expert Q&A 12 December 2016: Working with Major Loans – with Jen Kaines
Jen Kaines, Registrar and Collections Manager at Leeds Museums and Galleries (LMG) , will be answering your questions on Working with Major Loans on Monday 12 December between 2-3pm GMT.
Jen Kaines is the Registrar and Collections Manager at Leeds Museums and Galleries (LMG).
Jen Kaines is the Registrar and Collections Manager for Leeds Museums and Galleries (LMG) and looks after the extensive national and international loans programme for the whole of the service. She also runs the Registrars: Training for the Future programme in partnership with Royal Armouries and the University of Leeds, which trains a trainee annually and delivers practical CPD sessions for current registrars and collection managers across the sector.
Leeds Museums and Galleries uses loans as advocates for the collection, the Service, the city and in the case of international loans the UK as part of its collections development. Last year the Service lent a couple of thousand objects across the world to other institutions. The items ranged from paintings to locomotives and everything in between. Negotiating loans of differing items can be complex and involve months and even years of work before items actually travel.
Jen Kaines , will be answering your questions on Working with Major Loans on Monday 12 December 2016 between 2-3pm GMT.
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