Job: Post-Graduate Fellow, Art of the Islamic Worlds, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA

Job: Post-Graduate Fellow, Art of the Islamic Worlds, MFAH, Houston Deadline: 19 November 2017 Title: Post-Graduate Fellow, Art of the Islamic Worlds Reports To: Curator, Art of the Islamic Worlds Pay Type: Full-Time, Regular, Exempt, 35 hrs/week Salary: Commensurate with Experience and Education Benefits: Group Medical and Dental Insurance, Life and Long Term Disability Insurance, RetirementContinue reading “Job: Post-Graduate Fellow, Art of the Islamic Worlds, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA”

Study Day: Opus Anglicanum, British Museum, British Archaeological Association Study Day, 26 November 2015

In the course of the later middle ages, embroiderers in England produced some of the masterpieces of the age. Incredibly detailed and painstakingly created their work was sumptuous and expensive. Often created as church vestments and commissioned by both ecclesiastical and secular patrons, the base textiles were embellished with gold and silver thread, a myriadContinue reading “Study Day: Opus Anglicanum, British Museum, British Archaeological Association Study Day, 26 November 2015”

Re-opening: National Archaeological Museum, Madrid

The important medieval collections of the National Archaeological Museum in Madrid are finally accessible again after the museum re-opened after six years of restoration.   http://www.lamoncloa.gob.es/IDIOMAS/9/Presidente/News/2014/20140331_Archaeological_Museum_reopening.htm