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Position at Contemporary Conservation Ltd

From: Jillian May <contact<-a>
Date: Wednesday, September 17, 2008
Conservator for painting and sculpture
Contemporary Conservation Ltd.

Contemporary Conservation Ltd.
<URL:>, a New York City-based
conservation studio, specializing in the conservation of
contemporary art, is seeking a permanent full-time conservator for
painting and sculpture, starting in January 2009.

Our current team consists of three full-time conservators, project
manager and office manager. The studio is located in Manhattan's
gallery district of Chelsea and works closely with major galleries,
private collectors, museums and artists.

The applicant should be a graduate of a recognized conservation
training program, specialized in the conservation of contemporary
art and have at least two years of post-graduate experience. He/ she
should have practical knowledge and experience in the conservation
of both paintings and sculptures, which often involve non-
traditional materials and techniques. The conservator should be well
versed in the theoretical discourse of our profession. He/she should
be able to work as part of a team and also be comfortable making
independent decisions. The ability to work under a tight deadline is

This position offers potential for professional development through
collaboration with artists, investigation of new materials, and
challenging treatments.

Competitive salary and benefits offered.

Applicants should send a resume with three professional references
and two sample treatment reports to
contact<-a t->contemporaryconservation< . >com by October 15, 2008.

Jillian May
Contemporary Conservation Ltd.

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