The Princeton University Art Museum, one of the nation’s preeminent cultural institutions in an academic setting, seeks applications for the position of Conservator. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work within the setting of an art museum that is intimate in scale yet expansive in scope, overseeing the care and preservation of a highly-regarded, globe-spanning collection representing 5,000 years of world history.

Application deadline: 
23 Apr 2017

Conservator, Photography at M+, Hong Kong

A cornerstone of the West Kowloon Cultural District, M+ is Hong Kong’s new museum for visual culture, encompassing twentieth and twenty-first century art, design and architecture, and moving image from Hong Kong, China, Asia, and beyond.

The M+ Pavilion, the first permanent building to be completed in WKCD, will serve as the venue for the exhibitions organised by M+ in the run up to the completion of the main M+ building in 2019.

As part of the development of the team we are aiming to create a substantial Conservation team that will deal with the preventative and remedial conservation of the growing M+ Collection. The team will encompass various disciplines amongst which painting, objects, paper, photography and time-based media. For more information about the M+ collection, team and building development, please go to this web page.

Application deadline: 
17 Apr 2017

2017 Continuing Educaton Courses at Haute Ecole Arc

13-15 November 2017
Claude Laroque, prints and drawings conservator. Senior lecturer at University Paris-1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. Head of the book and paper department within the Master program in conservation of cultural properties.

13 Nov 2017 to 17 Nov 2017

Textile Conservator

Conservator - £20,661 (plus employer pension contribution 21.6%, salary cost £25,100)
Initial two year contract with possible extension
Based at Textile Conversation Studio, People's History Museum, Manchester

The People's History Museum is the home of ideas worth fighting for - where our radical past can inspire and motivate people to take action - to shape a future where ideas of democracy, equality, justice and co-operation are thriving.

Application deadline: 
4 Apr 2017

Preventive Conservation Intern

Preventive Conservation Intern: Endeavour
12 month fixed term contract
Greenwich/Kidbrooke, London, UK

This post is funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Do you have a keen interest in cultural heritage and a desire to learn, develop new skills and play an active role in the preservation and care of our collection? With three historic museum locations and the Cutty Sark set within a UNESCO World Heritage Site, you can look forward to a genuinely inspiring place to work and discover your potential.

Application deadline: 
9 Apr 2017

Lecture: Cardiff's Hidden Treasures

with Professor Judi Loach
Special Collections and Archives, Arts and Social Studies Library, Cardiff University Corbett Road Cardiff CF10 3EU

23 Mar 2017

IIC server migration

Our server migration is progressing. Login to the website is now activated but there may be tools that do not work as expected yet. Current known issues:

  • General search is currently not active.Search is now active but indexing is in progress. Full results will appear by Monday the 3rd of April.
  • Links to Taylor & Francis do not work, but SiC articles can still be downloaded from this website.

Please report any other problems you identify through the website contact form.

24 Mar 2017 to 26 Mar 2017


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