Emma Neale and Elaine MacKay discuss the Collection of Canadian Dress housed at the Agnes. Photo: Tim Forbes
Experienced conservators and textile specialists are invited to submit proposals for the 2017 Isabel Bader Fellowship in Textile Conservation and Research. Recent graduates of conservation training programs are also encouraged to apply for the assisting position of Isabel Bader Graduate Internship in Textile Conservation and Research.
In existence since 2011, this exciting biennial program supports the study, care and treatment of Canadian historical costume and textiles. The Fellowship and Internship link two unique resources at Queen’s University: the textile collection (including the Queen’s University Collection of Canadian Dress) at the Agnes Etherington Art Centre, and the Master of Art Conservation Program, Canada’s only graduate degree in conservation theory and treatment.
Application Deadline: 28 October 2016. Click on the documents below for more information.