February Meeting: George Washington Masonic National Memorial

February Meeting: George Washington Masonic National Memorial

Jan 16, 2018

The Washington Conservation Guild Presents the Sixth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Season

Thursday, February 1, 2018
at The George Washington Masonic National Memorial

Join us! Reception and tours from 5:00pm to 6:00pm,
Presentation from 6:00pm to 7:00p

The George Washington Masonic National Memorial and Tours

Tours will take the group through the major exhibitions, collections storage, the library, and to the top of the Memorial for the best view in Northern Virginia.

Tour of the Exterior Restoration of the Sidney Yates Building

Tour of the Exterior Restoration of the Sidney Yates Building

Jan 17, 2018

Please join APT DC and Grunley Construction Company for a tour of the exterior restoration of the Sidney Yates Building!

Fellowship in Objects Conservation at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art

Fellowship in Objects Conservation at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art

Jan 17, 2018

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art is the only facility in the United States dedicated exclusively to the exhibition and preservation of Africa’s traditional and contemporary arts.  With the generous support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Museum is pleased to offer a post-graduate fellowship in conservation

VAM Conservation Grant Winners Announced

VAM Conservation Grant Winners Announced

Jan 10, 2018
The Virginia Association of Museums (VAM) is pleased to announce the Virginia’s Top 10

Endangered Artifacts for 2017

Smithsonian Undergraduate Museum Conservation Internships for Summer 2018

Smithsonian Undergraduate Museum Conservation Internships for Summer 2018

Jan 10, 2018

The Smithsonian Institution is pleased to announce museum conservation internship opportunities for the Summer 2018 10-week session June 4 – August 10. https://www.smithsonianofi.com/blog/2017/12/28/smithsonian-undergraduate-museum-conservation-internships-for-summer-2018/

This internship program will provide an introduction to museum conservation. This program is offered to students to increase participation of groups who are currently underrepresented in the museum field and visual arts organizations are especially encouraged to apply.