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Subject: Position at Contemporary Conservation Ltd

Position at Contemporary Conservation Ltd

From: Jillian May <contact<-at->
Date: Friday, May 1, 2009
Paintings conservator
Contemporary Conservation Ltd.

Contemporary Conservation Ltd., a New York City-based conservation
studio specializing in the conservation of contemporary art, is
seeking a permanent full-time conservator trained in paintings.

The candidate will join a team of three full-time conservators and a
studio manager. The studio is located in Manhattan's gallery
district of Chelsea and works closely with major galleries, private
collectors, museums and artists.

The successful candidate should be a graduate of a recognized
conservation training program and have at least two years of post-
graduate experience.

He/she should have profound practical knowledge and experience in
the conservation of modern and contemporary paintings and painted
surfaces, 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 essential.

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

Competitive salary and benefits offered.

Applicants should send a resume with three professional references
and two sample treatment reports as well as a summary of treated
works, to contact<-at->contemporaryconservation<.>com by May 20, 2009.

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