Category: Funding, Grants, Scholarships, Jobs

Details of funding opportunities for art historians including undergraduate and graduate opportunities, postdoctoral and senior fellowships. There are further link to funding opportunities under ‘Art History Links’.

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 9th September 2016

Jobs Australia Curator, Indigenous Art, National Gallery of Victoria – deadline 30th September 2016 Gallery Manager, CCP – deadline 15th September 2016 Program Director, Gallery Development, National Museum of Australia – deadline 25th September 2016 International Associate Lecturer, BA(Hons) Fine Art, Falmouth University- deadline 12th September 2016 Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor – Arts and Humanities, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen – deadline 31st October 2016 Postdoctoral Opportunities in the Humanities 2016-19, University of Oxford- deadline 20th November 2016 Funding Bard Graduate Center Research Fellowship – deadline 1st November 2016 Terra Foundation for American Arts Visiting…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 2nd September 2016

[Exhibition of art at the National Gallery of Victoria] [picture] / Mark Strizic.
Author/Creator: Mark Strizic 1928-2012 photographer.
Date: ca.1957 
via State Library of Victoria

Jobs Australia Project Officer (responsible for developing and coordinating the Ramsay Art Prize and the Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art) Art Gallery of South Australia – deadline 13th September 2016 International Postdoctoral Researcher in Digital Humanities, With a Special Focus On The Field of Aesthetics Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture – deadline 19th September 2016 Lecturer in Humanities (Three Posts), University of East Anglia – Faculty of Arts and Humanities – deadline 7th September 2016 Early Career Academic Fellowship Scheme (various disciplines), De Montfort University, Leicester – deadline 25th September 2016 Resident Academic Full-Time Post in Interactive Art and…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 26th August 2016

[Exhibition of art at the National Gallery of Victoria] [picture] / Mark Strizic.
Author/Creator: Mark Strizic 1928-2012 photographer.
Date: ca.1957 
via State Library of Victoria

Jobs Australia Cripps Foundation Chair in Cultural Materials Conservation, School of Historical and Philosophical Studies, University of Melbourne – deadline 14th September 2016 Gallery Director/Curator, East Gippsland Art Gallery – deadline 16th September 2016 Curator, Bayside City Council – deadline 5th September 2016 Cultural Co-ordinator, Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Co-operative – deadline 8th September 2016 Collections Coordinator, UOW Art Collection – deadline 4th September Collections and Display Coordinator, UOW Art Collection – deadline 4th September 2016 International Senior Lecturer/Reader in Museum Studies, University College London – deadline 17th September 2016 Editor, Burlington Magazine – deadline 31st August 2016 Funding Michael Bromberg Fellowship in the Department of…

Funding | Sainsbury Sculpture Grant

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The Sainsbury Sculpture Grant was established in memory of Madeline Olive Taylor through her estate, to provide financial support for emerging Australian artists and groups working in sculpture and/or installation to further their professional skills. Applications are open to visual arts, craft and design practitioners.    Individual applicants can apply for up to $2,000 + GST each. Groups/collectives can apply for up to $4,000 + GST. A total of $8,000 will be awarded.   Deadline: 17th September 2016 Apply online here: https://visualarts.net.au/nava-grants/

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 19th August 2016

[Exhibition of art at the National Gallery of Victoria] [picture] / Mark Strizic.
Author/Creator: Mark Strizic 1928-2012 photographer.
Date: ca.1957 
via State Library of Victoria

Jobs Australia Arts and Culture Program Coordinator, Bayside City Council – deadline 22nd August 2016 Associate Registrar – Loans & Exhibitions, The National Gallery of Australia – deadline 25th August 2016 Manager, Rare Books and Special Collections, University of Sydney – deadline 14th September 2016 International Research Fellowships in History of Art, University of Cambridge – St John’s College – deadline 30th September 2016 Assistant Professor in Early Modern Art History (0,8 fte), Utrecht University – deadline 20th September 2016 Smuts Visiting Research Fellowship in Commonwealth Studies, University of Cambridge (tenable for 9 months commencing 1st October 2017) – deadline 18th November 2016 Senior…

Funding | PhD Scholarship in the field of contemporary curatorial practice | UNSW and MCA

Hayden Fowler, Dark Ecology, 2015/2016, installation view, New Romance: art and the posthuman, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, mixed media, CCTV cameras, 4-channel video, monitor, image courtesy and © the artist, photograph: Alex Davie

The Museum of Contemporary Art Australia and UNSW Art & Design are partnering to offer a PhD Scholarship in the field of contemporary curatorial practice. Based in Sydney, this is a unique opportunity for an outstanding candidate to contribute to the vibrant and growing field of curatorial scholarship. The candidate will have extensive access to MCA staff, audiences, collections, archives and other resources to conduct their research. The $20,000 scholarship will be awarded in addition to an Australian Post Graduate Award (APA) scholarship, and consists of $15,000 stipend (tax exempt) over three years and $5,000 towards research expenses. Partners: UNSW Art…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art and Art History | 12th August 2016

[Exhibition of art at the National Gallery of Victoria] [picture] / Mark Strizic.
Author/Creator: Mark Strizic 1928-2012 photographer.
Date: ca.1957 
via State Library of Victoria

Jobs Australia Senior Curator, Modern & Contemporary International Art, Art Gallery of NSW – deadline 19th August 2016 Senior Lecturer in Art, Critical and Theoretical Studies, Victorian College of the Arts – deadline 28th August 2916 Lecturer in Art (Painting), Victorian College of the Arts – deadline 28th August 2016 RMIT Vice-Chancellor’s Research Fellowships – deadline 28th August 2016 International Lectureship in Chinese Art and Material Culture, University of Leiden – deadline 31st August 2016 Centre for Chinese Visual Arts (CCVA) Research Assistant/Leverhulme Project Facilitator, Birmingham City University – deadline 29th August 2016 Lecturer in Fine Art, University of Kent – deadline 28th August 2016…

Scholarships | 2 PhD Scholarships at the School of Architecture, University of Queensland

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PhD Scholarships, School of Architecture, University of Queensland – Deadline: August 21, 2016 The School of Architecture at the University of Queensland invites applications for two research projects: 1)  How Meston’s ‘Wild Australia Show’ Shaped Australian Aboriginal History  The Wild Australia Show (1892-93), staged by a diverse company of Aboriginal people for metropolitan audiences, provides the focus for an interdisciplinary study of performance, photography, collections, frontier environments and race relations in colonial Australia. Using archival and visual records, and in partnership with key cultural institutions and Indigenous communities, the research seeks to produce an authoritative and original interpretation of the Show…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 5th August 2016

MAMA SEE Projection Wall via https://mamalbury.com.au/who-is-mama/the-making-of-mama/mamas-skin/mama-see

Jobs Australia Director, Murrary Art Museum Albury (MAMA) – deadline 19th August 2016 Curator, Murrary Art Museum Albury (MAMA) – deadline 26th August 2016 Public Programs Officer, Shoalhaven City Arts Centre – deadline 21st August 2016 Curator, Rockhampton Art Gallery – deadline 21st August 2016 Museum Curator – York Residency Museum – deadline 19th August 2016 International Lecturer in History of Art (Curatorial Theory and Practice), University of Edinburgh – deadline 25th August 2016 Postdoctoral Researcher in Tibetan Art, SOAS, University of London – deadline 31st August 2016 Lectureship in Digital Humanities, University College Cork – deadline 23rd August 2016 Professor and Head of The…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 29th July 2016

[Exhibition of art at the National Gallery of Victoria] [picture] / Mark Strizic.
Author/Creator: Mark Strizic 1928-2012 photographer.
Date: ca.1957 
via State Library of Victoria

Jobs Australia and New Zealand Gallery and Museum Curator, Coffs Harbour – deadline 14th August 2016 UQ Development Fellowships – deadline 28th September 2016 Curator (Permanent Part Time), The Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery – deadline 5th August 2016 Scholarly Teaching Fellow in Museum and Heritage Studies, School of Literature, Art and Media Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences – deadline 21st August 2016 Executive Officer, National Portrait Gallery, Canberra – deadline 7th August 2016 Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in the School of Art, Massey University (Wellington) – deadline 5th August 2016 International Teaching Fellow in Art History, University of Sussex – deadline 17th August…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 22nd July 2016

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Jobs Australia Lecturer, Printmedia and Drawing, School of Art, ANU – deadline 14th August 2016 Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Heritage of the Built Environment, University of Melbourne – deadline 2nd October 2016 Registration Manager, Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences – deadline 31st July 2016 Assistant Curator (Temporary Part-time, 6 months), Fairfield City Museum and Gallery – deadline 12th August 2016 International Associate Professor / Assistant Professor – Sculpture, Hong Kong Baptist University – deadline 6th August 2016 Funding NSW Government fellowship for established NSW artists – deadline 22nd August 2016 Calls for Papers Art and Ideology in the Twelfth-Century Western…

Editor Call Out: un Magazine 2017

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un Projects is currently seeking expressions of interest for an Editor of un Magazine issues 11.1 and 11.2, to be published in 2017. The Editor position is a unique and exciting opportunity to take a leading role in the development and production of one of Australia’s most respected contemporary arts publications. This role will be supported by the Magazine Advisory Committee, and un Projects Board and General Manager. Total remuneration is a $3,500 fee per issue. Download a detailed Position Description here. Submissions close Monday August 15th 2016, 5pm.

Artist Residency | Monash University Prato Centre

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The Monash University Prato Centre is once again offering its Italian residency for 3 months from September 2017. Open to Australian practitioners, the residency includes airfare, artist fee, studio and accommodation at the Monash University Prato Centre in Tuscany. Applications are welcomed from emerging and mid-career Australian artists, for a new project or inquiry that relates to the Prato context. The residency is offered in conjunction with the Monash faculty of Art Design & Architecture (MADA) and the Monash University Museum of Art | MUMA. Previous residents include David Rosetzky, Laresa Kosloff, Pat Foster & Jen Berean and Charlie Sofo. For information on…

Funding | Freedman Foundation Travelling Scholarship for Emerging Artists

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Each year 4 x $5,000 scholarships are awarded to emerging artists to assist with the cost of overseas travel to: • undertake formal study or • undertake a residency or mentorship (planned program with a professional artist) or • undertake informal study for a planned research project. Funding Available: Individual applicants are eligible to apply for funding of up to $5000 + GST. Important Dates: Applications will open in May and close at 23:59 AEST Saturday 30th July 2016. Freedman Foundation Travelling Scholarship Terms and Conditions (68.7 KB) Apply Online Previous winners

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 15th July 2016

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Jobs Australia Lecturer in Digital Cultures, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Sydney – deadline 9th August 2016 Gallery and Administration Coordinator, Gertrude Contemporary – deadline 28th July 2016 Events & Professional Development Coordinator, NAVA – deadline 21st July 2016 International Print Curator: Northern European Prints, Monument Trust, The British Museum – deadline 18th July 2016 Lecturer in European / Non-Western Art, 1700 – 1900 (Teaching-focused), The University of Manchester – deadlien 19th July 2016 Funding Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers to carry out research in Germany – no deadline specified Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies (25 Junior and…