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 | November 21st 2014

Jobs Australia Curator (Exhibitions, Residencies, International Visitors Program and Partnerships), ARTSPACE, Sydney – deadline 8th December 2014 Curator (Exhibitions, Project Space, Publishing and Online), ARTSPACE, Sydney – deadline 8th December 2014 Director, Griffith Artworks, Queensland College of Art – deadline 14th January 2014 International Project Curator: Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Collections, The British Museum – Britain, Europe and Prehistory – deadline 27th November 2014 Postdoctoral Fellowships, Art Histories and Aesthetic Practices, Berlin – deadline January 12th, 2015 Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow, Wesleyan University Center for the Humanities – deadline 10th January 2015 Postdoctoral Fellowship in Studies…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | November 14th 2014

Jobs Teaching Fellow in Fine Art (Fine Art Media) (Part time) at University College London – 20th November 2014 Digital Communities Coordinator, NGV – deadline 27th November 2014 Museum Officer – National Trust of Australia (NSW) (Casual) – deadline 21st November 2014 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in History & Theory of Art and Design Bath Spa University – deadline 16th November 2014 Emerging Curatorial Postdoctoral Fellowship with a focus on Asia, University of British Columbia – deadline 5th December 2014 Funding and Prizes AGL Shaw Summer Research Fellowships at the State Library…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | November 7th 2014

Jobs Research Fellowships in Cultural and Intellectual History - The Warburg Institute – long term Frances A. Yates Fellowship – deadline 28th November 2014 Research Fellowships in Cultural and Intellectual History – The Warburg Institute – short term – deadline 28th November 2014 Research Collaborator (pre-doctoral, part-time), The Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz – Max-Planck-Institut (KHI) – deadline 8th December 2014 Funding One-year fellowship in Lecce - Marmora Phrygiae. Byzantine sculpture in Hierapolis – deadline 19th November 2014 Calls for Papers Art and Freedom of Expression: Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics, issue 8 –…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | October 31st 2014

Jobs Australia Director, Tamworth Regional Gallery & Powerstation Museum – deadline 21st November 2014 Griffith Regional Art Gallery Coordinator Job in Wagga Wagga & Riverina – deadline 7th November Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions (CHE), based at Faculty of Arts at UWA – deadline 24th November 2014 International Historian of Modern and Contemporary Art in East Asia or Middle East at School of the Art Institute of Chicago – deadline 15th December 2014 Postdoctoral fellowship in Posthuman Aesthetics at University of Aarhus – deadline…

Artist Opportunity | Artist in Residence Program at the Australian Tapestry Workshop

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Applications for the 2015 Artist in Residence Program are now open. Collaboration is central to the idea of creating great tapestry art, and over the years the Australian Tapestry Workshop has worked with many leading Australian and international artists. The artist in residence program invites artists to immerse themselves in the unique studio environment of the Workshop for 2-8 weeks, full or part-time. Artists working in any medium – not just the visual arts or textile based practice – and at any stage of their career can undertake a residency at…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | October 24th 2014

Jobs Australia Assistant Director, Newcastle Art Gallery – deadline 7th November 2014 Exhibitions and Collections Coordinator, Perc Tucker Regional Gallery (Townsville) – deadline 9th November 2014 Head of School of Design and Art, Curtin University – deadline not specified. Overseas Junior Research Fellowships 2015, University of Cambridge – Clare College, Cambridge – deadline 8th December 2014 Funding Dedalus Foundation Visiting Scholar at the Archives of American Art for research on Robert Motherwell, Washington, DC – deadline December 15th, 2014 Ryerson Image Centre (Toronto) 2015 Research Fellowships for research related to photography – deadline November 30,…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | October 17th 2014

Jobs Australia Nick Waterlow OAM Curatorial Fellow, Biennale of Sydney – deadline 14th November 2014 International Postdoctoral Opportunities in the Humanities 2015-18, University of Oxford – deadline 12th December 2014 Teaching Fellow in Painting, University of Edinburgh – Edinburgh College of Art – deadline 5th November 2014 Calls for Papers Rethinking Intellectual History, The University of Sydney (April, 2015) – deadline 30th November 2014 Stories and Storytelling in the Medieval World: an Interdisciplinary Conference (Institute of Archaeology, UCL 11-12 April, 2015) – deadline 30th January 2015 Call for proposals to guest edit a themed…

Volunteer Opportunity | NGV recruiting Volunteer Guides

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The NGV is recruiting Voluntary Guides to commence training in 2015. The Voluntary Guides of the National Gallery of Victoria was established in 1967 with the approval of the NGV Council of Trustees. It operates with the expressed aim of providing support to the NGV by assisting the community in understanding and appreciating the NGV and its collections. Since 1968, the NGV Voluntary Guides have been providing daily tours and talks for visitors, providing a link between the NGV and the public, and playing an important role in encouraging and…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | October 10th 2014

Jobs Australia Collection Assistant, Australian War Memorial – deadline 22nd October 2014 Curator, Sovereign Hill Museum, Ballarat (pdf link) – deadline 26th October 2014 Gallery Director – Monash Gallery of Art – deadline 31st October 2014 Director, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery – deadline 27th October 2014 Assistant Curator, Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne – deadline 20th October 2014 International Lecturer in Conservation, University of Lincoln – College of Arts – School of History and Heritage – deadline 21st October 2014 Research Associate in History of Art, University of Glasgow –…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History, Art, Curatorship |September 26th 2014

Jobs Australia Senior Curator – Shepparton Art Museum – deadline 7th October 2014 Professor / Associate Professor, Fine Art (Art Theory), Queensland College of Art – deadline 31st October 2014 Scholarly Teaching Fellow (Teaching Academic) (2 positions) Queensland College of Art – deadline 27th October 2014 Assistant Curator – Interpretation Projects, Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales- deadline 6th October 2015 Artistic Director (re-advertised), Canberra Glassworks – deadline 13th October 2014 Overseas Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Fine Art: Art in the Public Sphere, University of Wolverhampton – deadline 16th October 2014…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | September 18th 2014

Jobs Lecturer in Art History, Open University, UK – deadline 2nd October 2014 Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary Art, Open University, UK – deadline 2nd October 2014 Artistic Program Coordinator, Canberra Glassworks – deadline 29th September 2014 Postdoctoral Fellowship in The Visual Imagination:its role in culture and its basis in neuroscience (Exeter/Norwich) – deadline 16th October 2014 Two Postdoctoral Research Positions (Birmingham) – deadline November 5th 2014 Summer Programs Open Palace Program, 21 day hands-on experience for students and emergent professionals in some of England’s most significant palaces and stately homes…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | September12th 2014

Jobs and Postdocs Herald Chair in Fine Arts within the Art History and Art Curatorship discipline, University of Melbourne – deadline 2nd November 2014 Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of Fine Arts, New York – deadline 31st October 2014 Rosalind Franklin Fellowships (for women only) at the Faculty of Art, Univ. of Groningen – deadline not specified Curator – Collections and Programs, Tweed Regional Museum – deadline 19th September 2014 Editor of ‘Look’ magazine, Art Gallery of NSW – deadline 22nd September 2014 Editor Art Market Dictionary (Berlin/Munich) – no deadline…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | September 5th 2014

Jobs Lecturer in Art History and Visual Culture, Charles Sturt University – deadline 5th October 2014 Director, Heide Museum of Modern Art – deadline 22 September 2014 Director – Albury’s new Art Gallery – deadline 26th September 2014 Research Fellowships – Humanities, University of Cambridge – deadline 30th September 2014 Emmanuel College Research Fellowships 2015, University of Cambridge – deadline 2nd October 2014 Funding Winterthur Library Fellowship program – deadline 15th January 2015 Terra Foundation for American Art Essay Prize – deadline 15th January 2015 Wolfsonian Institute Fellowships - deadline 31st December 2014 Dumbarton…

AAANZ Prizes 2014 | Deadline 26th September

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Deadline for 2014 AAANZ Prizes extended to Friday 26 September Did you write a book in 2013? Or a catalogue? Was your PhD conferred? Nominations for AAANZ Book and PhD prizes are now open. Book Prize The annual Book and Journal Prizes are awarded at the conference and are keenly awaited by delegates and the publishing sector. We are the only body in Australasia to focus on art-historical studies, including museum catalogues and monographs. The categories cover catalogues, anthologies, work by an Indigenous Australian or New Zealand Maori, and artist…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | August 29th 2014

Jobs Postdoctoral Fellowship Curatorial Assistant, Kensington Palace, Historic Royal Palaces (HRP) – deadline 15th September 2014 Exhibition Project Coordinator x 2, Powerhouse Museum, Sydney – deadline 8th September 2014 Curatorial Fellowship, Canberra Glassworks – deadline 12 September 2014 Funding/Prizes The Hakluyt Society Essay Prize – deadline 1st November 2014 2015-2016 Getty Research Institute Scholar Grant and Fellowship, Los Angeles - deadline 3rd November 2014 Calls for Papers Lost Museums Colloquium, (Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, 7–8 May 2015) – deadline 15 September 2014 MuseumNext (19–21 April 2015, Geneva, Switzerland) – deadline 31st August 2014 Artists’ Homes…