29 Jul 2005

Castlemaine Art Gallery & Historical Museum

This space is suitable for exhibitions of: History and Society, Arts

Castlemaine is an historic town which has had a strong artistic community for over 75 years Castlemaine Art Gallery is rated by many as one of the finest regional galleries in Australia with an excellent acquisition and exhibition history. Buda Historic home and garden is owned by Castlemaine Art Gallery and attracts many visitors to the area, sixty percent from Melbourne. Major events in Castlemaine include the bi-ennual State Arts Festival.

Locality Population: 16,800

Address

Lyttleton Street
Castlemaine
VIC 3450
Australia

Tel:
+61 (03) 54722292
Fax:
+61 (03) 54722292

Postal address

PO Box 248
Castlemaine
VIC 3450
Australia

Venue staff

Staff experienced in exhibition display and installation?
Yes
Staff experienced in packing and unpacking exhibitions?
No
An exhibitions officer?
No
An education outreach officer?
No
Marketing/Promotions officer?
No

Touring exhibitions

Does your venue develop exhibitions for touring?
No
Number of exhibitions developed for touring over the past two years?
1 - 3
Number of touring exhibitions hosted over the last two years?
1 - 3

Programming touring exhibitions

How many months ahead does this exhibition space need to be booked?
13 - 18
How many months do you usually host temporary exhibitions for?
1 - 3
Maximum all inclusive fee for touring exhibitions?
$300 - $700
Level of insurance for touring exhibitions?
More than $100,000
Can your institution accomodate the sale of touring exhibition merchandise?
Yes

Exhibition space - Dimensions

Area of exhibition space?
25 - 150 square metres
Running length of exhibition space
Less than 25 linear metres
Type of exhibition space?
Large room
Number of doors?
 
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Exhibition space - Partitions or panels

Does your institution have a partition system?
No
What type of partition system support does the exhibition space have?
Other
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Exhibition space usage

Is the space used for other purposes?
No
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Are eating and drinking permitted in the exhibition space?
No

Floor plan

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Exhibition lighting

Does your institution own a lightmetre?
No
Does your space have adjustable light levels?
No
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Exhibition environment

Can humidity be controlled in the exhibition space:
No
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Heating System:
No
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Pest inspections?
No

Exhibition building access

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Loading area sheltered:
No
Loading area enclosed:
No
Max vehicle length:
Up to 11 metres
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Do you have access to a crane and gantry:
No

Exhibition storage area environment

Packing area:
Receiving room
Does your institution have separate storage and loading areas?
No
Does your institution have an offsite packing facility?
No
Offsite packing facility description:
Other
Does your institution have onsite storage?
No
Is the on-site storage area temperature controlled?
No
Is the on-site storate area pest controlled?
No
If you store crates off your premises, is the area temperature controlled?
No
If you store crates off your premises, is the area pest controlled?
No

Onsite storage

Can humidity be controlled in your institution's onsite storage?
No
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Offsite storage

Can humidity be controlled in your institution's offsite storage?
No
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Humidity control offsite install year:
2005-07-29
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Construction

Exterior walls are constructed of:
Other
Interior walls are constructed of:
Other
Floors are constructed of:
Other
Ceilings are constructed of:
Other
Structural supports are constructed of:
Other
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Safety and security

Does your venue have a fire detection system:
No
Type of fire detection system:
Fire alarm system installed at venue
Does your institutuion have a documented fire procedure:
No