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Workshop on Conservation and Restoration of Urushi Objects 2018

Tokyo National Research Institute for Cultural Properties (TNRICP) is delighted to announce a basic workshop on conservation and restoration of urushi objects (Japanese lacquerware) held in Cologne, Germany.

* Date: 26 - 30 November, 2018
* Place: Museum of East Asian Art, Cologne (Museum fur Ostasiatische Kunst, Museen Koln)
* Language: English (interpretation from Japanese)
* Application Deadline: Thursday 7 June, 2018 (in Japanese standard time)

26 Nov 2018 to 30 Nov 2018
Deadline: 
7 Jun 2018

8th International Conservation Conference Problems Connected with Keeping and Conservation of Collections in Museums

National Museum of Agriculture and Food Industry in Szreniawa ul. Dworcowa 5 62-052 Komorniki

Language: Polish and English

The National Museum of Agriculture and Food Industry in Szreniawa invites you to take part in the 8th edition of the International Conservation Conference 'Problems connected with Keeping and Conservation of Collections in Museums', which will take place on October 10-12, 2018. The Conference is organized with the support of the National Institute for Museums and Public Collections.

10 Oct 2018 to 12 Oct 2018

British Library Centre for Conservation (BLCC) Summer Workshop

British Library Centre for Conservation (BLCC) Summer Workshops: Twined end-bands in the bookbinding traditions of the Eastern Mediterranean

Twined end-bands often also called woven end-bands represent a distinct category of rather elaborate compound end-bands commonly found in one variation or the other in virtually all the bookbinding traditions of the Eastern Mediterranean.

23 Jul 2018 to 27 Jul 2018

Project Specialist Position - Managing Collection Environments Initiative

The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI) is seeking a conservator with a strong background in preventive conservation to fill the position of Project Specialist in the Collections Department. The Project Specialist will be an integral member of the cross-disciplinary project team for the Managing Collection Environments Initiative (MCE). MCE combines research, education, and field activities that address technical and practical issues pertaining to the sustainable control and management of collection environments in museums, libraries, and archives.

Application deadline: 
10 Jun 2018

AHRC Phd Studentship

AHRC Phd Studentship Containing Commodities: Determining Organic Residues In Greek Painted Pottery

The UCL INSTITUTE OF ARCHAEOLOGY and THE BRITISH MUSEUM invite applications for a funded three-year PhD in Archaeological Science. The PhD is offered as part of an AHRC funded Collaborative Doctoral Partnership scheme awarded to the British Museum and will be jointly supervised by staff at the Institute of Archaeology and the British Museum.

Application deadline: 
1 May 2018

Assistant Professor Artifact Conservation

The Department of Art History and Art Conservation in the Faculty of Arts & Science at Queen's University invites applications for a one-year Non-renewable appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor with specialization in Art Conservation, with a preferred starting date of July 1, 2018. The position involves the teaching and supervision of graduate students in theoretical and laboratory courses covering the history, technology, and conservation of artifacts and artworks from historic, archaeological and ethnographic contexts.

Application deadline: 
6 May 2018

BM Mellon Symposium - Textiles from the Silk Road in Museum Collections

Textiles from the Silk Road in Museum Collections - Scientific Investigations and Conservation Challenges

The BM Mellon symposia: a series of symposia in Conservation Science held with support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

10 December 2018, The British Museum, London, UK

10 Dec 2018

Textile Conservation Intern

The Textile Conservation Studio, Norfolk, NR11 6AF UK
Salary for the role is £23,375 per annum for this 2 year internship

Application deadline: 
3 May 2018

Deputy Head of Collection Care Research

Opportunity type: Fixed-term, Full-time
Working hours: 36 hours per week
Salary: £35,975 per annum
Location: London - Tate Britain, Millbank
Closing date: 02 May 2018 at 17:00

Help Lead Research at Tate.

This is an opportunity to work with one of the most globally important art institutions within its ground-breaking Research Department. You will make a significant contribution by acting as Deputy to the Head of Collection Care Research.

Application deadline: 
2 May 2018

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