Hanging Pictures, Framed Posters or Photographs Guideline

Document Number000503

Walls of recently constructed buildings of the University are being damaged by the improper hanging of pictures and posters.

The following guidelines are to be observed when considering the need to hang pictures, framed posters or photographs:

a) Faculties to provide funds for a picture rail to be installed by Facilities Management. This can be initiated by providing a purchase requisition to Facilities Management nominating the room number and the wall on which the pictures, framed posters or photographs are to be hung.

OR

b) Two picture hooks per room will be installed by the maintenance section of Facilities Management. This can be initiated by providing a maintenance request nominating the room number and the walls on which the picture, framed posters or photographs can be hung.

Note: Option a)is preferred in all instances, and is essential where a number of artworks or pictures are to be hung on one wall.

Policy SponsorDeputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic and Global Relations)
Policy OwnerDirector, Facilities Management
Policy ContactArt Curator