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’.

Job, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 31st March 2017

Jobs Australia Senior Curator, Australian Art, Art Gallery of NSW – deadline 7th April 2017 Senior Curator, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Ar, Art Gallery of NSW – deadline 7th April 2017 Assistant Curator, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art, Art Gallery of NSW – deadline 7th April 2017 International Postdoctoral Fellowship in Chinese art history, The Chinese University of Hong Kong – deadline 18th April 2017 Departmental Lecturer in Islamic Art and Architecture, University of Oxford- deadline 21st April 2017 Lecturer in Fine Art (2 posts), University of Lincoln – deadline 10th April 2017 Director of Academy of Visual Arts, Hong Kong Baptist University – deadline 24th May 2017 Funding The Harold Wright Scholarship and The Sarah and William Holmes Scholarship for intensive study of prints at the British Museum, London – deadlin 17th April 2017 Calls for Papers…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 24th March 2017

Jobs Australia Curator, Public Programs, ACCA, Melbourne – deadline 3rd April 2017 Curatorial Manager, Australian Art, Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane – deadline 14th April 2017 2 x 0.5 Lecturer (Lecturer B, Arts Management), RMIT University – deadline 9th April 2017 Director, NETS Victoria – deadline 10th April 2017 ACMI X Studio Coordinator, Australian Centre for the Moving Image – deadline 20th April 2017 Gallery Director, Noosa Regional Gallery – deadline 3rd April 2017 International Lecturer in Art History (pre 1750), University of St Andrews, School of Art History – deadline 24th April 2017 Lecturer in Art History (post 1750), University of St Andrews, School of Art History – deadline 24th April 2017 Lecturer in Art History (Museum and Gallery Studies), University of St Andrews, School of Art History – deadline 24th April 2017 Lecturer of…

Call for Nominations | CHASS Prizes 2017

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Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS), a national advocacy body that supports the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (HASS) sector in Australia. CHASS are now inviting nominations for this year’s CHASS Australia Prizes. Nominations are currently open for the 2017 CHASS Australia Distinctive Work Prize, which is for an exceptional artistic performance, exhibition, film, television show, play, composition or practical contribution to arts policy in 2016. This cash prize of $3,500 is being sponsored by Routledge. The nominated work must have some relevance to Australian cultural and intellectual life. More details here http://www.chass.org.au/2017-australia-prizes/. 2017 CHASS Australia Prize for a Future Leader –  for an individual under 30 years of age who is demonstrating leadership skill and potential in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. I have attached a poster with more information, trust you will find it useful. CHASS Australia Prize for a Book in the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences ($3,500) Nominees in this category must have published a non-fiction book/e-book…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 17th March 2017

Jobs Australia Curator, NETS Victoria – deadline 27th March 2017 Gallery Administrator/Manager, Station Gallery, South Yarra – deadline 22nd March 2017 International Teaching Fellows in History of Art (3 fixed term posts), University College London – deadline 24th March 2017 Lecturer in Literature and Visual Culture, University of Cambridge – Faculty of English – deadline 20th March 2017 Principal Research Fellow in Interdisciplinary Art and Science, University of Westminster – Centre for Research and Education in Arts and Media – deadline 5th Paril 2017 Funding Visiting Research Fellowship Program at MAAS Museum, Sydney – deadline 24th April 2017 or 16th October 2017 National Library of AUstralia Fellowships 2017 (various areas of research including curatorial research) – deadline 30th April 2017 Calls for Papers Art Institutions & Performance Art: International workshop for PhD candidates, (Justus Liebig University, Giessen, June 22 –…

Funding | Graphic Encounters PhD Scholarship – History Program, La Trobe University

Graphic Encounters PhD Scholarship – History Program, La Trobe University The scholarship: We seek applications from innovative Indigenous scholars in any discipline relevant to visual and/or print history to join the research team of the newly established Graphic Encounters research project based in the history department at La Trobe University. The project is dedicated to the study of Australian print-making depicting Aboriginal Australians from ‘discovery’ to federation (1770-1901). This historical period encompasses an era of intercultural encounters imagined within the graphic medium of prints, from engraving to lithography. Concurrently the many techniques in image reproduction refined over these same decades. We seek to document particularly the production of prints featuring Aboriginal Australians and their recurrence and dissemination within a transnational web of print media and print making. The PhD project may focus on the cultural, social, economic, geographic, or other…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 10th March 2017

Jobs Australia Lecturer in Art History (circa 500-1600), University of Melbourne – deadline 28th March 2017 ACMI X Director, Melbourne – deadline 26th March 2017 Art Gallery Director, Goulburn Regional Art Gallery – deadline 27th March 2017 Assistant Curator, History, The Western Australian Museum – deadline 13th March 2017 Indigenous Program Producer – (Special Measures), National Gallery of Australia – deadline 30th March 2017 Curator Contemporary Arts Practice – Global, National Gallery of Australia – deadline 20th March 2017 International Director and Professor/Associate Professor – John David Stout Research Centre for the Study of New Zealand Society, History and Culture (SRC), Victoria University of Wellington – deadline 2nd April 2017 Lecturer in Arts and Cultural Management, King’s College London – deadline 31st March 2017 Assistant Professor, Arts and Cultural Management, MacEwan University – deadline 1st May 2017 Lecturer of African Art History, School of Art + Design, University…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 3rd March 2017

Jobs Australia Kinnane Curatorial Intern, UQ Art Museum – deadline 12th March 2017 Director, Curatorial & Museums, Sydney Living Museums – deadline 19th March 2017 Project Coordinator – Collection Digitisation, Parliament House Art Collection, Parliament of Australia, Canberra – deadline 12th March 2017 Curator, Visual Art and Design (re-advertised), Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery (QVMAG), Launceston – deadline 10th March 2017 International Lecturer / Curator in European Architecture and Design, The University of Glasgow, College of Arts – deadline 19th March 2017 Conservator of Works of Art on Paper (Prints), The Fitzwilliam Museum – deadline 27th March 2017 University Lectureship in Japanese Art and Material Culture, University of Leiden – deadline 1st April 2017 Head of the Institute of Creative Arts, University of Worcester – deadline 23rd March 2017 Part-time Associate Professorships (Non-Tutorial Fellowships) in Fine Art (2 posts), University of Oxford – Ruskin School of…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 24th February 2017

Jobs Australia Early Career Development Fellow in Art History (focus on contemporary (post-1945) photography), School of Philosophical and Historical Inquiry, University of Sydney – deadline 9th March 2017 Early Career Development Fellow in Heritage Studies, School of Philosophical and Historical Inquiry, University of Sydney – deadline 12th March 2017 Judith Neilson Chair in Contemporary Art, COFA (Faculty of Art & Design), UNSW – deadline Kinnane Curatorial Intern, UQ Art Museum – deadline 12th March 2017 Gordon Darling Graduate Intern, Curatorial Assistant, Australian Prints, National Gallery of Australia – deadline 9th March 2017 Assistant Registrar, Loans & Exhibitions, National Gallery of Australia – deadline 9th March 2017 Curator of Manuscripts, National Library of Australia – deadline 5th March 2017 Curator/Gallery Team Leader, Bayside City Council – deadline 24th March 2017 Senior Curator – Latrobe Regional Gallery (temporary full time) – deadline 5th March…

State Library of Victoria Fellowships | Applications Open and Information Night

If you are thinking of applying for a State Library Fellowship they are holding an information night on Tuesday 28 February, 6pm to 7.30pm in the Village Roadshow Theatrette, where they will share information about the 2017 fellowships program, including application dates, selection criteria and Q&A with previous fellows. Fellowship applications now open The State Library’s fellowship program is one of the most substantial in Australia. Each year, the Library offers Creative Fellowships to encourage the original and imaginative use or development of the Library’s collections for new work. The Library also provides a number of specialist fellowships to support and recognise the importance of scholarly endeavour in areas ranging from children’s literature and social history to the visual arts, theatre, 19th-century Victoria and Ukrainian studies. This year, a new Digital Fellowship will be offered for the first time, established to…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 10th February 2017

Jobs Australia Curator of Art, Australian War Memorial – deadline 22nd February 2017 Curator, La Trobe Art Institute (Bendigo) – deadline 5th March 2017 Program Officer Childrens Art Centre, Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane – deadline 22nd February 2017 Lecturer in Architectural History, University of Edinburgh – deadline 28th February 2017 Collection System Officer, The National Gallery of Australia – deadline 23rd February 2017 International Lecturer in Art and Design Practice, University of Bedfordshire – deadline 17th February 2017 Birmingham Fellows – College of Arts and Law, University of Birmingham – deadline 31st March 2017 Pro Vice-Chancellor/Dean of Arts, Design and Humanities, De Montfort University – deadline 5th March 2017 Lecturer in Photography and the Moving Image, University of Huddersfield – deadline 1st March 2017 Head of Painting and Printmaking, Glasgow School of Art – deadline 17th March 2017 Funding Humanities Travelling Fellowships, Australian…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | February 3rd 2017

Jobs Australia Curator, MAMA (Albury) – deadline 10th February 2017 Curator, QUT Art Museum – deadline 8th February 2107 International Head Conservator, Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu – deadline 12th February 2017 Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Arts and Humanities (Interdisciplinary Role), Duke Kunshan University (China) – 26th March 2017 Basil Gray Curator: Chinese Paintings, Prints and Central Asian Collection, The British Museum – deadline 27th February 2017 Curator of African Arts, Fowler Museum at UCLA, Fowler Museum – deadline 26th February 2017 Funding and Other Opportunities TSummer School 2017: Sensible Objects, Material Engagement, Skilled Expertise (Hosted by: the ERC ARTECHNE project and the Department of History and Art History, Utrecht University, The Netherlands ) – deadline 22nd February 2017 Australian Book Review fellowships – various deadlines Calls for Papers Full Circle: The Medal in Art History (New York, 8-9 September 2017, The Frick Collection) –…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | Friday 27th August 2017

Jobs Australia Associate Lecturer, Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Design, University of New South Wales – deadline 28th February 2017 Curator & Visual Arts Co-ordinator, Willoughby Visual Arts Biennial (Sydney) – deadline 10th February 2017 Musuem Digitisation Officers, University of Sydney, Collections Management, Museums & Cultural Engagement – deadline 30th January 2017 International Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor in Humanities, Zhejiang University – College of Humanities and Social Science – deadline 16th March 2017 Career Development Fellows (3 posts), Birkbeck, University of London – deadline 18th March 2017 Head of Faculty for the Faculty of Art History, New College of the Humanities (London) – deadline 28th February 2017 Public Lead, Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand – deadline 10th March 2017 Funding and Prizes Postdoctoral Associateship Program, The Aha Khan Program for Islamic Architecture (AKPIA) (Harvard, 2017-18) (unpaid associate positions) – deadline 1st March 2017 Schulman and Bullard…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 20th January 2017

Jobs Australia Senior Lecturer in Visual Arts, University of Western Australia – Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education, School of Design – deadline 7th February 2017 Art Curator, UNSW Art Collection – deadline 5th February 2017 Curator 19th-century Australian Art, The National Gallery of Australia – deadline 2nd February 2017 Travelling Exhibitions Coordinator, National Portrait Gallery of Australia – deadline 5th February 2017 Curator MAMA, Murray Art Museum Albury – deadline 10th February 2017 Curator, National Museum of Australia – deadline 26th January 2017 Gallery Officer, Exhibitions and Programs, Wagga Wagga Art Gallery – deadline 5th February 2017 International Danish Institute for Advanced Study: Assistant Professor (Medieval Literature, History of Art or History) – deadline 15th February 2017 Spatial Humanities Postdoctoral Fellow, Rice University, Humanities Research Center – deadline 6th March 2017 Funding Bard Graduate Center Visiting Fellowships – deadline March 1st 2017 The Bibliotheca…

Jobs, Funding and Season’s Greetings

The Nativity, Hans Kamensetzer, c. 1470 linden, h 60.0cm × w 55.0cm × d 30.0cm.

This will be the last post for a few weeks over the Christmas  and New Year break. As always you can find me on Twitter and Facebook where I will post anything of interest I spot over the break. Below are some last opportunities for the year, and good luck to anyone squeezing job, funding application and abstract writing into their festive period. I want to thank everyone for reading, commenting, subscribing and sharing posts. It is honestly a pleasure to have spent another year highlighting the many and varied events, exhibitions, publications focused on art and art history happening in Melbourne and around Australia. See you in 2017! Jobs Australia Head of School, Faculty of Art & Design, UNSW – deadline 28th February 2017 Exhibitions Manager, TarraWarra Museum of Art – deadline 6th February 2017 Exhibition Assistant, RMIT University…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 16th December 2016

Jobs Australia Deputy Director, Collection and Exhibitions, Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art – deadline January 13, 2017 Manager, Warmun Art Centre, East Kimberley, Western Australia – deadline 16 January 2017 Gallery Coordinator, Warmun Art Centre, East Kimberley, Western Australia – deadline 16 January 2017 Art Centre Manager, Tjala Arts, Amata, APY lands, Central Australia – deadline 1 February 2017 Postdoctoral Fellow with ARC project DP170102796 Art precincts and cultural participation in networked public space, University of Melbourne – deadline 3rd January 2017 Education Coordinator, The National Gallery of Australia – deadline 19th January 2017 Registrar, Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery (QVMAG), Launceston, Tasmania – deadline 20th January 2017 Visual Arts and Design Collection Officer, Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery (QVMAG), Launceston, Tasmania – deadline 20th January 2017 Marketing Manager (0.4) and an Exhibition Manager and Program Producer (0.8), Experimenta – deadline 20th…