It has been almost a year since the catastrophic blaze that destroyed the National Museum of Brazil and most of its priceless collection. Of the 20 million objects in the collection, it has been estimated that only roughly 2,000 objects have been recovered from the rubble.
A comprehensive Short Communication will be published in the Special Issue of <em>Studies in Conservation</em> to reflect the contents of your poster. The Short Communication should be approximately 1000-1500 words, and can be illustrated by as many as 3 images.
British Museum 12-month Internship starting November 2019
Educational Stipend: £17,000
Funded by the Clare Hampson Fund.
This internship in the British Museum's Collections Care Department offers a unique opportunity for a conservator to develop their skills in the conservation of Old Master Prints and Drawings. The internship is suitable for someone who has recently graduated from a relevant conservation course; to develop their skills and to broaden their experience by working in a museum setting, on one of the world's largest collections of graphic art.
Call for Papers
Following the preliminary announcement sent out by Robyn Pender and Sophie Godfraind in June, there has been so much interest in the conference planned to celebrate Sharon’s life and achievements that it has been decided to make this a more ambitious event in spring 2020.
The British Library is pleased to offer a 12 month funded internship in Textile Conservation.
Intern, Textile Conservation
Location. St Pancras, London
Fixed Term for 12 months
Full Time (36 hours per week over 5 days)
Salary is £10.55 per hour (London Living Wage)
We are delighted that the Impact Factor of our leading journal Studies in Conservation has increased from 0.613 to 0.797, showing that it is being more frequently cited and is of growing benefit to conservation scientists.
Location: South Kensington
Salary: £33,181.00 - £39,883.00 Per Annum
The V&A is the world's leading museum of art, design and performance. We enrich people's lives by promoting the practice of design and increasing knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of the designed world.
We are seeking an experienced sculpture conservator to join the V&A’s sculpture conservation team preparing objects for the Museum’s exciting and busy programme of new gallery developments, exhibitions, loans and collections care.
Fixed term 9 months, from 2 January 2020
£32,129 per annum, pro rated
By Adam M. Klups
Review courtesy of ICCROM
Connect and inspire African youth with the possibilities of their rich heritage. Use digital technologies, including social media, to promote heritage awareness and support creative industries. Engage heritage as an economic asset to address poverty and unemployment among young people. These are just some of the potential directions discussed during ICCROM’s Africa Expert Meeting for Cultural Heritage Conservation, held at the Egyptian Academy in Rome from 9-11 January 2019.