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Joy Bloser

The Conservation Center, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University
Graduate Intern at The Museum of Modern Art
New York
Joy Bloser is the Marica and Jan Vilcek Fellow in Art Conservation at The Conservation Center of the Institute of Fine Arts, NYU, earning her dual MS/MA in the Conservation of Historic & Artistic Works and History of Art & Archaeology. She specializes in modern and contemporary objects and is currently completing her fourth-year graduate internship in sculpture conservation in the David Booth Conservation Department at the Museum of Modern Art, New York. She completed her Master's thesis on the cultural and literal translation of art conservation between Chinese and English and has held graduate internships at the Preservation Society of Newport County, the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, and served as a student conservator at the archaeological site Sanctuary of the Great Gods in Samothrace, Greece. Joy holds a BA in Art History and Chinese Language and Literature from Middlebury College.