Summer internship- NASM

Summer internship- NASM

Nov 9, 2015

NASM Conservation Unit
National Air and Space Museum: Conservation Internships
Project Title: Conservation Triage Project: Conservation Internship, Summer 2016
Location: Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Emil Buehler Conservation Laboratory, Virginia
Duration: 10 weeks (May to August 2015 time frame)
Amount: $6000

Two conservation interns are requested to assist the NASM Conservation unit with examination, documentation, conservation treatment and rehousing of objects in the NASM collection.

Portfolio Day-

Portfolio Day-

Nov 6, 2015

The Washington Conservation Guild proudly presents

3rd Annual Intern and Fellow Portfolio Day

Thursday November 12, 2015
5:00- 6:30 p.m.

Welcome, pre-programmers! We hope you will take advantage of this amazing opportunity to view portfolios and ask questions about graduate education in art conservation. You’ll have the chance to meet current students and recent alumni from the North American art conservation graduate programs.

Nominate/Sponsor Your Intern for the Sidney Williston Award

Nominate/Sponsor Your Intern for the Sidney Williston Award

Aug 2, 2015

Fall is almost here and with that usually comes a new crop of interns and fellows. The Washington Conservation Guild encourages its emerging professionals to participate in the many activities it has to offer in addition to its monthly meetings, including tours of area conservation laboratories, happy hours with ECPN, and our Portfolio Day. WCG also supports its interns through the Sidney Williston Fund every year.

Summary, April Meeting- Intern Talk “Chapel in the Fall Wood”

May 5, 2015

Chapel in the Fall Wood, Maceptaw Bogun

Summary by Ali Sims, Pre-program Intern

In this talk we heard from Desi Peters, a fourth year graduate student at the Conservation Center, Institute of Fine Arts, NYU, who is currently completing her graduate internship at the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s Lunder Center. She discussed her work on a painting entitled “Chapel in the Fall Wood” by self-taught painter Maceptaw Bogun.

Summary, April Meeting- Intern Talk “A Day in the Life”

Summary, April Meeting- Intern Talk “A Day in the Life”

May 5, 2015

“A Day in the Life of Pre-program Interns at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum”

Summary by Ali Sims, Pre-program Intern

Written collaboratively by Adam Wiener and Allison Rabent and presented by Rabent, “Adam and Allison’s Great Adventure” gave us a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the typical day of a Pre-Program intern and into the ongoing projects of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

April Meeting: Intern Talks

Mar 16, 2015

Please come to the next meeting of the Washington Conservation Guild at the historic Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station in Silver Spring, MD on Thursday April 2nd, 2015

5:00 – 6:00 p.m.  Reception and opportunity to view the restored site
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.  We will have four talks presented by five local interns.

Porfolio Day

Porfolio Day

Oct 10, 2014

The Washington Conservation Guild proudly presents
2nd Annual Intern and Fellow Portfolio Day
Thursday, November 13, 2014
5:00 – 6:30PM

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. 

Sydney Williston Award Recipients Announced

Sydney Williston Award Recipients Announced

Oct 7, 2014


From left to right: Alexis North, Emily Eifert Brown, Allison Rabent, Quinn Ferris (not pictured: Zach Long)

New Interns in Your Lab? Williston Award Nominations Due September 5

New Interns in Your Lab? Williston Award Nominations Due September 5

Aug 26, 2014

Fall is almost here and with that usually comes a new crop of interns and fellows. The Washington Conservation Guild encourages its emerging professionals to participate in the many activities it has to offer in addition to its monthly meetings including tours of area conservation laboratories, happy hours with ECPN, and our Portfolio Day. WCG also supports its interns through the Sidney Williston Fund every year.

Intern Tour

Intern Tour

Jul 11, 2014

 

On Wednesday, July 23 WCG will host a tour for Interns & Fellows at the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) conservation facilities at the Museum Support Center (MSC) in Suitland, Maryland. For those traveling by shuttle, we will meet at 12:50PM in front of the NMNH mall location, at the Madison Dr. entrance facing the mall.