Conservation Officer ChurchCare

Conservation Officer, Cathedral and Church Buildings Division (ChurchCare), Archbishops' Council

Salary: £34,509 rising to £37,763 upon successful completion of probationary period
Location: Church House, Westminster SW1P 3AZ
Contract Type: 4 months fixed-term contract, 21 hours per week

Application deadline: 
28 Oct 2016

World Monument Fund secures funds for five heritage sites

Photo credits: World Monument Fund

NEW YORK – Five heritage sites located in Cambodia, India, Portugal, Romania and Spain have been granted vital new funding thanks to the World Monument Fund (WMF), a private non-profit organization founded in 1965 by individuals concerned about the accelerating destruction of important artistic treasures, and the Robert W. Wilson Challenge to Conserve our Heritage.

Recovery operations under way in Earthquake areas in central Italy

Photo credits:  segretariato-regionale per i beni culturali del lazio del mibact

ITALY - A team of restorers from the Italian Ministry of Cultural Heritage (MiBACT), assisted by the Technical Institute for Conservation and Restoration, have successfully completed the recovery operation of the content of the church of St. Maria della Misericordia in Accumoli, severely damaged when the structure collapsed during the recent earthquake that obliterated entire villages in central Italy.
The project was made possible thanks to the constant support of the fire brigade, the Carabinieri of the Cultural Heritage Supervision and civilian volunteers.

Loans and Display Conservator (Maternity Cover)

Paintings Conservation Studio, Windsor
UKP27,000-31,000 per annum, pro rata

About the role:
It's preserving some of the world's greatest paintings for millions to admire.

It's feeling inspired to deliver to the very highest standards. And it's the satisfaction of caring for and presenting one of the world's largest art collections. This is what makes working for Royal Collection Trust so different.

Application deadline: 
7 Nov 2016

AICCM Paintings Special Interest Group Symposium

The AICCM (Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials) Paintings Special Interest Group symposium: revivify 2016, will be held 26 to 28 October 2016 at the National Portrait Gallery in Canberra, Australia.

This three day symposium of workshops/tours and presentations on materials, treatment and research in paintings conservation, aims to reconnect colleagues, ideas and collaborations within our field.

26 Oct 2016 to 28 Oct 2016

Cleaning Modern Oil Paints Project Day

Cleaning Modern Oil Paints (CMOP - a joint programming initiative in Cultural Heritage), in collaboration with the Modern Oils Research Consortium (MORC), invites you to join us at Tate Britain, London on Friday 11 November 2016, 10 - 12am.

11 Nov 2016
1 Nov 2016

Getty Graduate Internships

Getty Graduate Internships are offered in the four programs of the J. Paul Getty Trust—the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Research Institute, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Foundation, as well as in Getty Publications—to students who intend to pursue careers in fields related to the visual arts. Training and work experience placements are available in areas such as curatorial, education, conservation, research, publications, information management, public programs, and grant making.

Application deadline: 
1 Dec 2016


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