Conservation and Architecture

Buildings conservation Internship

Department/Museum: Department of Architectural Conservation

Section/Unit: Architectural Conservation Section

Location: QM Tower 2

Brief description of the work to be conducted

  • The intern will be engaged in the process of developing the skills and sense of understanding of the archaeological old buildings and Its structural design, and better understanding of traditional materials used and how they operate, in a manner that aims to diagnosis of structural and architectural deterioration in a correct way, and prepare the necessary architectural plans explaining the manifestations of deterioration and damage in order to and develop the necessary operational plans for the restoration and conservation projects.

Period of Internship/Hours: 3-5 hrs per day, 3-4 days a week, between September 1-December 31, but flexible in terms of number of weeks.

Qualifications/ Requirements: University students majoring in Architect, or recent graduates

Architecture/ Interior Design Internship

Department/Museum: Architecture and Engineering Department

Section/Unit: Design

Location: QM tower 1

Brief description of the work to be conducted

  • The intern will be engaged in the process of preparing design documents, and reviewing design proposals. The intern might be engaged in site supervision work.

Period of Internship/Hours: 5 hours per day, 3 days a week, between September 1-December 31, but flexible in terms of number of weeks.

Qualifications/ Requirements: University students majoring in Architecture or Interior Design.

Conservation Special Topic

Department/Museum: Conservation, MIA

Section/Unit: Conservation/ Paper

Location: MIA Laboratory

Brief description of the work to be conducted

  • Handling and familiarity with original historical books
  • Brief awareness and examination of books
  • • Preventive Conservation/ Collections Care on dust and cleaning of historical books

Health and Safety awareness relating to this subject

Period of Internship/Hours: 4 – 8 weeks

Qualifications/ Requirements:

  • 2nd year University or freshly graduate of a subject relating to art, collections, conservation or relevant
  • Basic awareness of Care of Collections

Love and interest for heritage

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