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How to Tour an Exhibition Workshop


In this workshop participants will collaborate on a case study exhibition to learn the fundamentals of touring an exhibition.

Participants will learn:

  • How to assess their exhibition - is it appropriate to tour?
  • How to write a touring proposal and pitch it to venues.
  • The importance of professional photography, researching and building your contacts
  • How to schedule a tour
  • The nuts and bolts of getting your show on the road - freight, contracts, crating, storage, insurance, touring manuals.
  • Developing resources education kits, media kits, didactics.
  • The importance of engaging the community with your exhibition.

Aim of the program:
To provide participants with a clear understanding of how to tour an exhibition. At the end of this workshop participants will:

  • Understand that touring projects are scalable and can be targeted at different types of venues e.g. galleries, venues, libraries and alternative spaces.
  • Understand the work and process involved in successfully touring an exhibition.

Workshop Details:

This workshop is free to attend. Thursday the 8th & Friday the 9th of april, 10am to 4pm.
Please arrive at 9:30am in time to have a cuppa and settle in for a 10am start.