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 | 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…

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

Jobs Australia Head of Collections & Exhibition Management, Arts Centre Melbourne – deadline 8th January 2016 Lecturer (Art History and Curating), Monash University – deadline 1st February 2017 Collection System Officer, The National Gallery of Australia – deadline 16th December 2016 Business Manager, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts (PICA) – deadline 9th January 2016 Communications Manager, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts (PICA) – deadline 9th January 2016 Principal Curator, History, Industry and Technology, Queensland Museum – deadline 16th January 2017 Senior Collections Manager, Collections Management, Museums & Cultural Engagement, University of Sydney – deadline 13th December 2016 Visual Arts and Design – Curator, Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, Launceston – deadline 20th January 2017 Exhibitions Curator, New Beginnings: Refugee Arts & Culture Festival (based in Sydney) – deadline 20th January 2017 Principal Curator, Indigenous Collections, Queensland Museum – deadline 16th January 2017 Marketing and…

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

Jobs Michael Buxton Curator, University of Melbourne – 15th January 2016 Museum Curator Collections, Yarra Ranges Council – deadline 12th December 2016 Principal Lecturer in Art / Creative Arts, University of Worcester – Institute of Education – deadline 19th December 2016 Funding Residential Awards to study art history, history, archaeology, society and culture of Italy at the British School at Rome (for senior, PhD and ECR scholars) – deadline 17th January (though a few are later so please double check) Goethe-Institut Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Haus der Kunst (1 year fellowship) – deadline 12th December 2016 The David Wilkie Scholarship for the Study of Spanish Art University of Edinburgh – Edinburgh College of Art – deadline 1st February 2016 Calls for Papers Early Modern Satire: Themes, Re-evaluations, Practices  (University of Gothenburg, Sweden, November 2 – 04, 2017) – Deadline January 4, 2017 Forum…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 25th November 2016

Jobs Australia Gallery Director Bunjil Place, City of Casey (Melbourne) – position open until filled Curator, Rockhampton Art Gallery – deadline 8th January 2016 Senior Lecturer, Ceramics, School of Art, ANU – deadline 27th November 2016 Visual Arts Educator, Shepparton Art Museum – deadline 2nd December 2016 International Lecturer in Art History (Modern and Contemporary Art) (Teaching-Focused), The University of Manchester – deadline 29th November 2016 Funding Library Fellowships (on primary source material within the special collections in Palace Green Library and/or Durham Cathedral), Durham University – Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies – deadline 15th January 2016 Calls for Papers Senses, Emotions and the Affective Turn – Recent Perspectives and New Challenges in Cultural History (26-29 June 2017,Umeå, Sweden) – deadline 19th December 2016 Urban Heritage Activism (Berlin, 16-17 Mar 17) (multi-disciplinary conference and exhibition aimed at multidisciplinary…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 18th November 2016

Jobs Australia Objects Conservator, Australian War Memorial – deadline 7th December 2016 CEO, National Film and Sound Archive – deadline 12th December 2016 Collection Manager, Indigenous Collections AccessHumanities Department; Collections, Research and Exhibitions Division, Museum Victoria – deadline 1st December 2016 International Stanford University Arts Research Fellowships – 2017-18 Fellowship Theme ‘Creative Cities: The Role of Art in Reimagining Cities’ – deadline 10th January 2017 Funding and Prizes The Jo-Anne Duggan Essay Prize, Australasian Centre for Italian Studies – deadline 3rd March 2017 Calls for Papers Making Women’s Art Matter: New approaches to the careers and legacies of women artists (London, February 2016) – deadline 10th December 2016 European Society for Nineteenth-Century Art 2017 Conference ‘Food, glorious food’ (Antwerp, June 2017)- deadline 15th January 2017 Transience, Garbage, Excess, Loss: The Ephemeral, 1500–1800 (University of California, Santa Barbara April 21–22, 2017) –…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 11th November 2016

Jobs Australia Curator Collections and Exhibitions, Grainger Museum, University of Melbourne – deadline 27th November 2016 Research Associate – Collecting the West, University of Western Australia (part time)- deadline 25th November 2016 International Curator of Contemporary Art, Te Tuhi, Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland, New Zealand – deadline 9th December 2016 The Philippe Jabre Visiting Professorship in Art History and Curating, American University of Beirut- deadline 15th January 2017 Postdoctoral Opportunities in the Humanities 2016-19, University of Oxford – The Colleges of the University of Oxford – deadline 20th November 2016 Funding Juliane and Franz Roh Fellowship in Modern and Contemporary Art from the Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte and Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich – deadline 15th January 2017 Visiting Fellowships and Travel Grants, Lewis Walpole Library (Yale) – deadline 9th January 2017 The Virginia Foundation for the Humanities Fellowship Program – deadline 1st December 2016 Calls…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 4th November 2016

Jobs Australia Senior Curator, Nicholson Museum, University of Sydney – deadline 9th November 2016 Project Manager, Chau CHak Wing Museum, University of Sydney – deadline 9th November 2016 Lecturer, Master of Arts (Industry Fellow), RMIT University – deadline 10th November 2016 Special Projects Curator, Jewish Museum of Australia – deadline 23rd November 2016 Assistant Curator, Samstag Museum, University of South Australia – deadline 16th November 2016 Administrator, Samstag Museum, University of South Australia – deadline 9th November 2016 Senior Exhibitions Manager, The Science Creativity Education Studio, University of South Australia – deadline 7th November 2016 Digital Exhibitions Manager, The Science Creativity Education Studio, University of South Australia – deadline 7th November 2016 Director, Contemporary SA – deadline 18th November 2016 Exhibition Manager, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery – deadline 7th November 2016 Executive Director, Craft Victoria – deadline 18th November 2016 International Directorship, The British School…

Applications open for Ursula Hoff Scholarship 2016

Dr Ursula Hoff AO OBE LLD PhD (Hamburg) D Lit (Monash), was born in 1909 in London and died in 2005 in Melbourne. Dr Hoff’s distinguished career encompassed art history, curatorship and museum management at the University of Melbourne and the National Gallery of Victoria. Educated in Hamburg, she was among the pivotal first generation of European-trained art historians who introduced the subject to Australian universities. Dr Hoff was a lecturer in the then-Department of Fine Arts at the University of Melbourne and worked at the National Gallery of Victoria, becoming its assistant director from 1968-1973. She became the London Advisor to the Felton Bequest from 1975-1983. Dr Hoff was a foundation fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities in 1970 and member of the Council of the National Library of Australia. Her numerous scholarly publications include studies of Arthur Boyd,…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | 28th October 2016

Jobs Australia Director, Heide Museum of Modern Art – deadline 18th November 2016 Associate Professor, Visual Arts, La Trobe University (Bendigo) – deadline 23rd November 2016 Lecturer (Level B), Visual Arts, La Trobe University (Bendigo) – deadline 18th November 2016\ Lecturer (Level B) Visual Arts, La Trobe University (Mildura) – deadline 18th November 2016 Lecturer in Roman and/or Greek Archaeology / Material Culture, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia – deadline 6th November 2016 Temporary Exhibitions Research Officer, Anzac Memorial, Sydney – deadline 6th November 2016 Curator, Urban Art Projects, Brisbane – deadline not specified International Director, Artspace NZ – deadline 25th November 2016 Assistant Professor, Art Historian Specializing in Chinese Material Culture, University of Hong Kong – deadline 2nd January 2017 Assistant Professor, Contemporary Art History, University of Hong Kong – deadline 2nd January 2017 Lecturer in Early Modern British History…

Jobs, Funding, Calls for Papers | Art History and Curatorship | October 21 2016

Jobs Australia Senior Curator, La Trobe Arts – deadline 10th November 2016 Senior Exhibitions Manager, Science, Creativity, Education Studio, University of South Australia – deadline 7th November 2016 c3 Contemporary Art Space – Gallery Manager, Abbotsford Convent – deadline 7th November 2016 Exhibitions Officer, Artspace Mackay – deadline 3rd November 2016 International Head Curator Pictorial Collections, The Hocken Collections, University of Otago – deadline 6th November 2016 Art Curator, The Hocken Collections, University of Otago – deadline 6th November 2016 Post-Doctoral Teaching Fellowship in 19th-/Early 20th-Century European Art 2017-2018, University of Virginia, McIntire Department of Art – deadline 20th November 2016 Professor of Architectural History or Theory and Reader in Architecture (2 posts) Newcastle University, UK – deadline 11th November 2016 Postdoc, Printing the Past. Architecture, Print Culture, and the Uses of the Past in Modern Europe, Leiden University – deadline 3rd January 2017 Funding…