Archive October 2014
The Smithsonian Institution has a requirement for the services of a conservation professional to perform artifact condition assessments, documentation, treatments and treatment reports for the Milestones of Flight gallery renovation at the National Air and Space Museum. The position will be for a not-to-exceed 18 month period.
This is a permanent full time position that will focus on preparing archival records in a variety of formats for digitization as well as preventive conservation.
The Smithsonian Office of Fellowships and Internships is offering an Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellowship in the area of stable isotope sciences. Research proposals must integrate the use of stable isotopes (2H/1H, 13C/12C, 15N/14N, and 18O/16O) into their specific research questions. Stable isotope analysis must comprise a significant portion of the research. The successful applicant will conduct analyses at one of the two Pan-Institutional isotope facilities (OUSS/MCI Stable Isotope Mass Spectrometry Facility in Suitland, MD or at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama City, Panama).
The Smithsonian Institution has a requirement for the services of conservation professionals to perform artifact condition assessments, documentation, triage treatments and treatment reports for artifacts at the National Air and Space Museum. The award(s) must be completed by September 15th, 2015.
Rare Book School would like to draw your attention to the upcoming November 7th deadline for the Fath Scholarship for Artist and Artisans of the Book.
“These scholarships will be awarded to individuals who routinely engage in hands-on work with printed artifacts, and who are ineligible for funding or financial aid through their places of work.
This is your chance, pre-programmers! We hope you will take advantage of this excellent opportunity to peruse portfolios and ask questions about graduate education in art conservation.
October 23, 2014
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Simpson Gumpertz & Heger
1828 L Street NW, Suite 950
Washington, DC 20036
The themes are wood and metal. Each presenter will present 10 slides that are automatically timed at 20 seconds each.
These rapid fire presentations are sure to be educational and entertaining! Our 10×20 presentations are back by popular demand!
The Washington Conservation Guild presents its third meeting of the year. Please join us at the National Postal Museum on Thursday November 6 for a presentation by Linda Edquist.