Call for Papers
Call for papers and save the date:
'Conservation Matters in Wales: Past practise, future practise' One day Conference,
National Museum Wales,
Conservation connects past to the future but how do we make this link in our own practise? This one day conference will look back at previous conservation practises, look forward to where we're going, examine how they are connected and explore where there are opportunities to innovate.
Call for Papers
Venue: Museum of London
The ICON Textile Group invites submissions for our annual Spring Forum.
ICON welcomes interdisciplinary papers or posters of a theoretical or practical nature, either on the specific theme of 'textiles and nature', or on a general theme of new developments in the interpretation, care and conservation of textiles.
Potential topics for papers could include:
Institute of Fine Arts, New York University
PhD Studentship: Pigment-Additive Interactions in Synthetic Emulsion Materials and Implications for the Conservation of Modern and Contemporary Art
The University of Leeds, in partnership with Tate, is offering a PhD studentship suitable for applicants with a background in science or engineering to investigate if, and how, pigments affect the formulation stability of synthetic emulsion materials developed since the 1950s.
Conference Dates: June 22-24, 2018 Cleveland, Ohio
Workshop Dates: June 21 & 22, 2018
Submission Deadline: December 1, 2017
The American Glass Guild Conference Committee is seeking proposals for lectures, panels, demonstrations by artists, craftspeople, studios, conservators, architects, historians or panels for the AGG annual Conference to be held June 22 - 24, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio. We are also interested in proposals for pre-conference workshops. Please consider sharing case studios, bodies of work and other relevant information with others in the profession.
Castle Ward, Strangford, Downpatrick, BT30 7LS
Salary: 25,935 pa, Permanent f/t (37.5 hrs pw)
As our House and Collections Manager you will have the exciting role of bringing Castle Ward and our collections to life for every visitor. Providing inspirational leadership and working with your team you’ll help to create new ideas at the same time as being committed to high levels of conservation and presentation for the collections.
Chania, Crete, Greece
The 10th Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries International Conference (QQML2018, http://qqml.org) is organized under the umbrella of ISAST (International Society for the Advancement of Science and Technology).
The conference invites Special and Contributed Sessions, Oral Papers, Best Practices, Workshops and Posters.
Details about the types of distribution please visit: http://qqml.org/description-of-the-contribution/
Jacqueline Riding will speak on Love, Passion and Violence in the Art of Joseph Highmore
Fixed Term: until 31 October 2020
GBP 25,872 per annum
Application Deadline: 29 October 2017
Interview date: Friday 17 November 2017
The British Museum is seeking a Conservator to care for the collection through a combination of interventive and preventive measures in support of the museum's operating plan, in particular the relocation of indigenous and world cultures collections from off-site storage to new facilities in Bloomsbury.