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Photograph Conservation Fellowship

The two-year advanced training Fellowship in the conservation of photographs will begin on or after October 2020 and end August 2022. The Fellow will work under the supervisor of Fernanda Valverde, Conservator of Photographs, and participate in all departmental activities including examination, documentation, analysis, and treatment on the Amon Carter Museum’s extensive collection of photography, and will contribute significantly to the institution’s program of exhibitions.

Application deadline: 
15 Mar 2020

Paper Conservation Fellowship

The two-year advanced training Fellowship in the conservation of works on paper will begin on or after October 2020 and end August 2022. The Fellow will work under the supervisor of Jodie Utter, Senior Conservator of Works on Paper, and participate in all departmental activities including examination, documentation, analysis, and treatment on the Amon Carter Museum’s extensive collection of art on paper, and will contribute significantly to the institution’s program of exhibitions.

Application deadline: 
15 Mar 2020

Associate Conservator, Variable Media Art

M+ is a museum dedicated to collecting, exhibiting, and interpreting visual art, design and architecture, moving image, and Hong Kong visual culture of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. In Hong Kong’s West Kowloon Cultural District, we are building one of the largest museums of modern and contemporary visual culture in the world, with a bold ambition to establish ourselves as one of the world’s leading cultural institutions.

Application deadline: 
1 Mar 2020

Senior Conservator – Restorer of Upholstery

It’s unpicking the stitches to revive centuries of history

It’s being trusted to deliver. And it’s the satisfaction of caring for an irreplaceable collection. This is what makes a career with the Royal Household so different.

The collection of furniture spanning across our locations is truly diverse, with many unique and historically significant items. What’s more, it’s a working collection; many of the items are in regular use.

Application deadline: 
9 Feb 2020

IIC Austria 40-Year Anniversary: Generations in Conversation

The IIC organisation team and some guests of the conference. Image courtesy of Christina Schaaf-Fundneider.

By Christina Schaaf-Fundneider
 
This year IIC Austria, the only German-speaking section of the IIC, celebrates its 40th anniversary. On this occasion, an anniversary conference took place in Vienna on the 9th of September. The conference was held in the former University of Economics, now the alternative accommodation of the Academy of Fine Arts, situated in the 9th district of Vienna.
 

The Conservator’s Reflection: IIC 2019 Student & Emerging Conservator Conference

Publikum während der Podiumsdiskussion (Image: TH Köln - CICS - LOC - David Bijan Andree)

By Catarina Rocha Pires

The 5th IIC Student & Emerging Conservator Conference (IIC-SECC) was held at the Cologne Institute of Conservation Sciences (CICS, TH Köln) between the 12th and 14th of September 2019. Previous editions of the conference series took place in London (2011), Copenhagen (2013), Warsaw (2015) and Bern (2017).

SARBICA International Symposium Rethinking Archives: Reframing Boundaries, Imagining Possibilities

Workshop on Archives and Oral History in Art and Theatre. Image courtesy of the National Archives of  Singapore.

By Irene Lim

The annual symposium of the Southeast Asia Regional Branch of the International Council on Archives (SARBICA) is one of the oldest archival forums in the region. It provides a platform for the archive fraternity to network, share and learn from one another and to keep abreast of international developments in archives and records management, preservation and access.

Summer Conservation Internship Focus on Outdoor Sculpture (pre-program)

TOLEDO MUSEUM OF ART (Toledo, Ohio)
POSITION: Conservation Intern Summer (Paid) (pre-program objects)
AVAILABILITY: Summer 2020, Flexible, Mid-June 2019 - Mid-August 2019
FULL-TIME HOURS: 37.5 hours weekly for 10 weeks from 9:00 AM- 5:30 PM
FLSA STATUS: Full time, Non-Exempt
HOURLY COMPENSATION: $487/weekly stipend (approximately $13.00/hr.) to cover travel, food, and lodging.

Application deadline: 
14 Feb 2020

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