Conservator Paintings & Sculptures

Contemporary Conservation Ltd.
New York
Sep 28, 2016
Oct 27, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
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Conservator Paintings & Sculptures, Contemporary Conservation (NY, NY, 9am-5pm Mon-Fri, 2 openings): Provide expert svcs speclzng in preservtn & restortn of cntmpry art w/focus on pntngs, sclptrs & instlltns made w/nontradtl/modrn matrls. Exmn & anlyz artwrks to determ condn, need for repair, method of prsrvtn; sel best method to prsrve while minmzng interfrnce w/originlty, histrcl & cltrl context & artist's authrshp. Conduct tests & rsrch, dev new consrvtn technqs. Clean treat & stablze artwrks. Assess & recrd condn of artwrks. Write condn repts &/or treatmnt repts. Advse/ovrsee clients in handlng mountng dismntlng care strge packing & unpckng of art. Reqd: Bach Art Consrvtn or foreign equiv degree w/maj or spec'lztn in pntngs & sclptrs OR contemp art/mod mat'ls; portfolio of past trtmnts inclu sample condn & consrvtn treatmt repts & images of treatmts, showing advncd exprtse in conservtn of contemp art made w/ nontrad'l/modern matls, inclu excellent hands-on treatmt, problem-solving & docmentatn skills & brdth of exprtse inclu pntng & sclptr conservtn. Must dmnstrate familrty w/theortcl discrse of contemp art consrvtn & abil to navgte theortcl cncrns invlvd in conserv artwks made w/nontradtl/modrn matls to prsrv orignlty, historical & cultrl context & artist's authrshp. Famlr w/Mac pltfrms; workng knwldge of Filemaker InDesign & Photoshop. $95000. Send res to Recruitment & Employment Office, Contemporary Conservation, Attn: Job Ref #: CON28808, P.O. Box 56625, Atlanta, GA 30343. Category: Arts & Entertainment , Keywords: Art Conservator