The Gallery offers two rounds of internships per year coinciding with Australian university semester schedules.
The two rounds for 2013 have been filled. The next round will be advertised in March 2014.
Conservation internships available
In addition to internships advertised in the two annual rounds, the Gallery accepts applications all year from applicants who are currently enrolled or recently graduated from a recognised tertiary degree in materials conservation in Australia or overseas.
Applications in the following areas of specialisation will be considered: paintings, paper, objects and frames. Successful applicants will work in their area of specialisation, undertaking treatment and research projects under the supervision of the relevant head of section.
Conservation internships can be any length from three weeks to one year.
Applications should include include a cover letter clearly outlining your area of specialisation in art conservation, your experience to date, anticipated internship dates and any supervision requirements.
How to apply
Download, print and complete the application form.
Application form (PDF 76.8 KB)
Post or email the following:
- completed application form
- cover letter (as above)
- curriculum vitae
- contact details of two referees (recent or current lecturers/tutors recommended)
- any other documents from your educational institution supporting your case for internship and detailing internship requirements
Tertiary programs co-ordinator
Art Gallery of New South Wales
Art Gallery Road
The Domain Sydney NSW 2000