Artlab Australia manages the preventive conservation programs for the State’s collecting institutions.

Conservator checking dragonfly collectionZora Sanders, Artlab's Objects Conservator checking the dragonfly collection at South Australian Museum in Adelaide.

South Australian Museum houses an extensive entomology collection and our conservators have been carefully checking for evidence of pest insect damage recently. Early detection of pests is crucial to prevent major damage to the collection and Artlab delivers this service throughout the year to maintain this essential program.

To learn more about Preventive Conservation