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Internship at Tate, London

From: Laura Day <>
Date: Friday, July 4, 2003
Kress Foundation Internship
Painting Conservation
Tate, London

Tate in London houses the National Collection of British and Modern
international art.  The aim of Tate is to increase public awareness,
understanding and appreciation of British art from the 16th Century
to the present day, and of 20th Century international painting and

Tate is offering a work experience placement beginning in September
2003 for 12 months funded by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation.  The
successful applicant will assist with the examination, treatment and
documentation of the Collection wanted for display and loan.  This
will include condition checking and preparation of paintings.

Applicants must be a citizen of the USA, eligible to obtain a United
Kingdom work experience permit (WP2), and have a Masters Degree in
Art Conservation.  The internship stipend is $18,000 paid in pounds
sterling at monthly intervals, plus an additional $2000
research-related travel allowance.

Those who would like to be considered for this placement will be
required to fill out an application form, also enclosing
documentation relating to two treatments that you would like to be
discussed at interview, and two letters of recommendation.

Application forms can be requested by visiting
<URL:> or by contacting Laura Day at [at] tate__org__uk quoting reference 3039/CR

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