Posted: March 18, 2021
Application Deadline: April 01, 2021
FAIC Collaborative Workshop in Photograph Conserva
The Foundation for Advancement in Conservation's (FAIC) Collaborative Workshops in Photograph Conservation Committee is seeking applications for a new committee member. The Committee is funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation endowment and charged with program planning related to photograph conservation and broader topics around photography.
Committee members provide input, ideas, and advice regarding program topics, speakers, and content that is open to international audience. They are asked to serve a two-year term, which may be renewed twice for a total of six years tenure on the committee. We ask committee members to commit to one virtual meeting per month, and may be asked to lead additional projects and act as liaisons for programs. This is not a compensated service opportunity.
To learn more about the Collaborative Workshops in Photograph Conservation visit our webpage on the FAIC website.
Examples of CWPC's recent programs can be found here.
Photographic Chemistry (current)
Material/Immaterial: Photographs in the 21st Century (2019)
Salted Paper Prints: Process and Purpose (2017)
CRITERIA FOR REVIEW:
Experience with photographic materials. Interest in training and education, public engagement and outreach, or mentorship. Preference may be given to applicants whose geographic locations, employment type, professional background, or experience diversify the current committee demographics. Applicants are not required to be members of the American Institute for Conservation.
Apply through the FAIC application portal.