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Subject: Position at Moderna Museet, Stockholm

Position at Moderna Museet, Stockholm

From: Lars H. Bystrom <l.bystrom>
Date: Friday, February 15, 2002
Object/Sculpture conservator
Moderna Museet, Stockholm

The new Moderna Museet opened in February 1998. The Museum's
objectives are to reflect, collect and preserve modern and
contemporary art in all its shapes. Since the first of July 1999 the
museum has been an independent government funded museum with circa
70 employees. During the summer of 2002 the Museum will temporarily
move to new premises at Klarabergsviadukten 61, Stockholm, while the
Museum is renovated. The Museum will return to Skeppsholmen in the
autumn of 2003. The Museum's work  will continue during this period
with the collection being shown at many places in Stockholm and
Sweden, many short small exhibitions at Klarabergsviadukten and
events that will take place around the city.

To join our conservation department, consisting of conservators of
painting, paper and photography we are now looking for a full time
Object/Sculpture conservator. The applicant should be specialised in
three-dimensional objects. Knowledge of moving and electronic
objects and composite materials used throughout the 20th century
until today would be a major advantage.

Work description: To independently perform conservation treatments
with the necessary investigation and documentation work, and also to
take part in work connected to exhibitions, both internal and

Desired qualifications:

    *   Approved Conservation Degree
    *   A broad art historical knowledge
    *   A well developed aesthetical sense for the art works both
        technologically and artistically
    *   Documented work experience, from a museum environment is

Information is attained from

    Chief conservator
    Lars Bystrum
    +46 8 5195 5232


    Stavrola Chatsisavido
    Personnel administrator
    +46 8 5195 4341.

Union representatives are

    Magdalena Larsson, SACO S
    +46 8 5195 5283


    Maria Taube, ST
    +46 8 5195 5272

Application with list of qualifications and stated expected salary
should arrive at the museum no later than March 1st 2002. Mark
application Dnr 33-/02. Address: Moderna Museet, Box 163 82, 103 27

                  Conservation DistList Instance 15:57
                 Distributed: Friday, February 15, 2002
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Received on Friday, 15 February, 2002

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