The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute and the Forum for Turkish Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem plan a one-day international workshop to be held in Jerusalem, October 28, 2018.
Macao SAR has been a lucrative port of strategic importance in the development of international trade in Chinese territory. The Historic Centre of Macao was inscribed on the World Heritage List in 2005, and presents a group of 22 principal buildings and public spaces that enable a clear understanding of the structure of the old trading port city.
The purpose of this course is to improve scientific literacy, critical thinking, and decision-making skills among the diverse professionals caring for photographic and archival collections, held in diverse heritage institutions (e.g. museums, archives, libraries, documentation centers, etc.). The course will focus on materials, techniques, conservation and use of diverse archival media, with a particular attention to photographs. Attention will be given to issues related to significance, institutional mandates, collaborative research, risk assessment, storing and access of collections.
Targeted Hiring Range: $72,163.52 - $93,800.72 Annually
Department: Antiquities Conservation at the Getty Villa
Program: The J. Paul Getty Museum
Location: Malibu, California
ICON Stone and Wall Paintings Group Evening Talk, Dr James Hales (UCL) will talk on "Bat Damage in Churches", The Robing Room, Freemasons' Hall, 60 Great Queen Street, London, WC2B 5AZ 28th June 2018
Funded by City of London Corporation City Educational Trust
Duration - 6 months, October 2018 to April 2019 (tbc)
Stipend - £8,500
Deadline for applications - Friday, 6th July 2018
Interviews - Friday, 20th July 2018
Fixed Term - one year post
Salary: £36,644 to £49,461 per annum including London Allowance.
Closing Date: Monday 09 July 2018
Interview Date: Monday 30 July 2018
The Northwestern University/Art Institute of Chicago Center for Scientific Studies in the Arts (NU-ACCESS) is seeking an Associate Scientist to provide intellectual and operational leadership to its external research projects program wherein joint research collaborations are undertaken with cultural heritage institutions across the world. The Center provides its resources, from Northwestern University and the Art Institute of Chicago, to external users via a merit-review proposal system to undertake objects-based and objects-inspired scientific research in the arts.
Neon Art Conservation presents a two-day workshop on the conservation, digitization and storage of colour slides, based on a project developed at the Nederlands Fotomuseum (Rotterdam, the Netherlands).
The Nederlands Fotomuseum holds a collection of over five million objects, among which is the archive of Dutch photographer Ed van der Elsken (1925-1990). He is mostly associated to street photography, which he then used in his many photobooks. Among them, is 'Eye Love You' (1972) - the revolutionary first fully colour photo book to ever be published in the Netherlands.
As of the 1st October 2018, the University of Applied Arts Vienna is looking for a part-time university assistant (20 hours per week, limited to 1 year) for the field of conservation and restoration – Textile department – at the Institute for Conservation and Restoration.