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Andrew W. Mellon Fellow, Objects (Regular Full-Time)

August 30, 2017

Fellowship

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, United States

Location of fellowship:Lieu du bourse : Los Angeles, CA, United States

Description :
The Conservation Center at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art is seeking
applications for an Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship in objects conservation.
The fellowship is a one-year position (with potential for renewal). The
fellowship is a full-time position for one year, and includes a stipend of
$43,680 per year plus benefits. A $2,000 travel allowance for
study/research will be allocated at the discretion of the section head and
the Director of Conservation.

The fellowship will focus on the study, examination and treatment of works
of art in the collections of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
Successful candidates will gain considerable experience treating works of
art in well equipped, production-oriented conservation laboratories.
Conservation involvement in permanent collection exhibitions and special
exhibitions will enhance training opportunities. Successful candidates
will have the opportunity to participate in informal lectures, symposia,
and workshops and to visit and collaborate with nearby cultural
institutions. Continue reading…


The Getty Conservation Institute Professional Fellow, Managing Collection Environments Initiative

August 3, 2017

Fellowship

The Getty Conservation Institute, USA

Location of fellowship:Lieu du bourse : Los Angeles, California, USA

More info:Plus d’infos : URL

Description :
Job Summary:
The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI) Professional Fellowship is a three-year program designed to provide in-depth opportunities for practitioners to build and strengthen their skills and experience as conservation professionals, while working under the guidance of experienced GCI staff. For additional information about the GCI: http://www.getty.edu/conservation/index.html

The GCI Professional Fellow for the Managing Collection Environments Initiative (MCE) will work closely with both the MCE project team of conservators and scientists as well as external consultants and partners who include architects, engineers, conservators, scientists and other museum personnel. MCE is a collaboration of the Collections and Science departments and currently organized around two core areas of work: scientific research that aims for a better understanding of the response of hygroscopic materials to climatic fluctuations at both the micro and macro scale, and a program of educational activities for conservators and related professionals. In the next year, the initiative will also be embarking on a number of field activities that will allow the testing of new research and/or practical methodologies in museum settings. Continue reading…


Andrew W. Mellon Fellow, Textiles

July 17, 2017

Fellowship

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), United States

Location of fellowship:Lieu du bourse : Los Angeles, CA

More info:Plus d’infos : URL

Description :
*Andrew W. Mellon Fellow, Textiles (Regular Full-Time)*

*Conservation Center*

With more than 130,000 objects dating from ancient times to the present,
the Los

Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is the largest art museum in the
western United States. A museum of international stature as well as a vital
part of Southern California, LACMA shares its vast collections through
exhibitions, public programs, and research facilities that attract over 1.5
million visitors annually. LACMA?s eight building complex is located on 20
acres in the heart of Los Angeles, halfway between the ocean and downtown.
Learn more about the museum by exploring lacma.org.

The Conservation Center at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art is seeking
applications for an Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship in costume and textile
conservation. The fellowship is a full-time position for one year, and
includes a stipend of $43,680 per year plus benefits. A $2,000 travel
allowance for study/research will be allocated at the discretion of the
section head and the Director of Conservation. Continue reading…


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