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Lecturer in Art History since 1960

Christie’s Education is wholly owned by Christie’s auction house. With bases in London, New York and Hong Kong, the London postgraduate degree programmes are awarded through the Open University. Since founded in 1978, Christie's graduates have gone on to careers...

Curator | European Renaissance – 17th Century and Waddesdon Collection

Full time Permanent £36,023 per annum Application Deadline:  12 Noon on Friday 16 November 2018 Provisional Interview Date: 29 November 2018 The British Museum is seeking a Curator to research, document, display and augment the Museum’s collections of objects from Renaissance...

ABSTRACT PAINTING NOW | Symposium

ABSTRACT PAINTING NOW: the relevance and status of non-figurative painting in contemporary art practice. A one-day symposium, co-hosted by the University of Gloucestershire and the RWA (The Royal West of England Academy) will be held 4th February 2019 at the...

Research Grants | Scottish Society for Art History

RESEARCH SUPPORT GRANTS £50-£500 The Scottish Society for Art History promotes scholarship in the history of Scottish art and art located in Scotland. To facilitate this, the SSAH offers research support grants from £50 to £500 to assist with research...

Call for Papers | Illustration Across Media: Nineteenth Century to Now

CALL FOR PAPERS LOCATION: Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, DATE: March 21-23, 2019 CONVENED BY: The Rockwell Center for American Visual Studies at the Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, Massachusetts, and the D. B. Dowd Modern Graphic History Library at Washington...

Visiting Lecturer | Fine Art Critical and Cultural Studies, Level 4

Part-time art history/critical theory visiting lecturer wanted to teach BA (Hons) Fine art students at the University of Hertfordshire, School of Creative Arts, College Lane Campus, Hatfield, Herts, AL10 9AB, for Monday afternoons 12.00-4.00 – with a lunch break 1.0-2.00)...

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Art History (Renaissance / Early Modern)

Full-time-Open-Ended School of History and Heritage, University of Lincoln Location: Brayford Campus, Lincoln, UK. Closing Date: Sunday 04 November 2018 Interview Date: Wednesday 28 November 2018 Reference: COA151A Lecturer salary from £33,199 Senior Lecturer salary from £38,460 The School of...

Call for Nominations | 2019 Charles C. Eldredge Prize

The Smithsonian American Art Museum is now accepting nominations for the 2019 Charles C. Eldredge Prize. The prize is given annually by the museum for outstanding scholarship in the field of American art. A cash award of $3,000 is made...

Assistant Professor | Chinese Art History

The Department of History of Art, University of California, Berkeley invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Chinese Art History, tenure-track, with an expected start date of July 1, 2019. A PhD (or equivalent international degree), or enrolled in a...

Call for Papers | Nordic Art // Global Contexts

2-4th May 2019 Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study Annual Conference, Madison, Wisconsin “Nordic Art // Global Contexts” invites an interdisciplinary and international discussion on the history and future of Scandinavian art and visual culture. This thematic stream encourages...

Young Producers

The National Gallery is recruiting a vibrant team of 10 Young Producers (aged 18 to 25) with broad-ranging skills and interests to deliver activities that will inspire Gallery visitors. As a Young Producer you will learn about and contribute to public engagement...

Call for Applications | Engagement Program for International Curators

AAMC Foundation Engagement Program for International Curators Summary: The Association for Art Museum Curators (AAMC) Foundation is accepting applications for its Engagement Program for International Curators, made possible by major support from the Terra Foundation for American Art. Details: The Association for...

Assistant Professor | Arts of the Americas (Modern and Contemporary)

The Department of the History of Art at the University of Michigan invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position in the Arts of the Americas, modern and contemporary, beginning in September 2019. This is a university year appointment....

Call for Participants | Nancy Holt Scholar’s Day at Dia Art Foundation

Dia Art Foundation seeks participants for a scholar’s day devoted to Nancy Holt (1938–2014) taking place on Monday, February 11, 2019. Holt’s five-decade-long practice included work in art, architecture, and time-based media, which involved singular meditations on interior and exterior...

The Terra Foundation Fellowships in American Art | Smithsonian American Art Museum

The Terra Foundation Fellowships in American Art at SAAM foster international research on U.S. art and visual culture prior to 1980 that relates to the collections of the Smithsonian Institution. Fellowships of three to twelve months are available at the predoctoral,...

Fellowship Opportunities | Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC

The Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) and its Renwick Gallery invite applications for research fellowships in the art and visual culture of the United States. Fellowships are residential and support full-time independent and dissertation research. SAAM is home to one...

Call for Papers | Building-Object/Design-Architecture: Exploring Interconnections

A conference jointly supported by the Design History Society, the European Architectural History Network, and the Architecture Space and Society Centre (Birkbeck). 6-8 June 2019, Clore Business School (Birkbeck), London “I think that cars today are almost the exact equivalent...

Assistant Professor, 19th-century European and American Art | Boston College

The Art, Art History, and Film Department of Boston College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in the field of 19th-century European and American art and architectural history, to begin July 1, 2019. The department seeks candidates with...

Program Director for Pre-Columbian Studies

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Trustees for Harvard University Program Director for Pre-Columbian Studies Dumbarton Oaks is a leading research center in Pre-Columbian Studies joined to world-renowned museum collections. Reporting to the Director, the Program Director oversees and coordinates...

2019-2020 Fellowships at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art welcomes applications from scholars of art history, archaeology, conservation and related sciences, education, as well as from scholars in other disciplines whose projects are interdisciplinary in nature and relate to objects in The Met’s collection....

Research and Academic Program at the Clark Art Institute Fellowships 2019-2020

SPECIAL CLARK FELLOWSHIPS The Clark Art Institute’s Research and Academic Program (RAP) awards funded residential fellowships to national and international scholars, critics, and curators of exceptional promise and accomplishment. Proposed research projects should display a critical commitment to innovative inquiry...

Tenure-stream Position: Art History and Cultures of Display, University of Regina, Canada

Summary The Department of Visual Arts, University of Regina, invites applications at the Assistant Professor level for a position in Art History and Cultures of Display. Details The Department of Visual Arts at the University of Regina, a dynamic team...

Call for Submissions | AWARE Magazine: special focus on South American women artists

Call for Submissions – South America Archives of Women Artists, Research and Exhibitions The AWARE association: Archives of Women Artists, Research and Exhibitions was founded in June 2014 to improve the exposure of 20th century women artists, particularly through symposiums...

Call for Papers | CONJUGATING MODERNITY: AROUND THE ARCHITECTS MARCEL LODS, MICHEL ROUX-SPITZ, JEAN WALTER.

ATE Normandie / ENSA Normandie, 21-22 March 2019, Rouen, France The purpose of the colloquium is to examine the career paths and professional practices, as well as the production of three French architects from the same generation who seem to...

Examiner Vacancies for AS and A-level History of Art | AQA

AQA is looking for a small number of passionate History of Art subject specialists who want to extend their knowledge and skills by becoming an examiner. The exam marking period is between the middle of June and early part of...

Research Support Grants | SSAH

The Scottish Society for Art History promotes scholarship in the history of Scottish art and art located in Scotland. To facilitate this, the SSAH offers research support grants from £50 to £500 to assist with research costs and travel expenses....

Academic Awards, Fellowships & Grants

Terra Foundation academic awards, fellowships, and grants help scholars in the field of American art realize their academic and professional goals and support the worldwide study and presentation of the historical art of the United States. The Terra Foundation offers...