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Funded PhD studentship Mapping the Borderland: Artistic Reconceptions of Physical and Conceptual Borders

Funded PhD studentship 'Mapping the Borderland: Artistic Reconceptions of Physical and Conceptual Borders' This project will explore how the migratory experience and the crossing of borderlands are explored and represented in artistic practices from the post-World War II era until...

Fundraising Officer for the Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain

SAHGB Vacancy: Fundraising Officer The Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain (SAHGB), seeks to appoint a volunteer Fundraising Officer to lead and coordinate institutional and individual donor fundraising efforts on behalf of the Society. See link below for a...

Oral History Project: Role of Project Manager (SAHGB)

Oral History Project: Role of Project Manager An Oral History of British Architectural Historians is a project that was launched by the SAHGB in 2018. We are now recruiting for a voluntary (unpaid) Project Manager to oversee the day-to-day running...

Associate Professor in History of Art (1300-1700)

The University of Warwick seeks to appoint a full-time permanent Associate Professor in History of Art from 1 January 2023. The role requires in-person teaching and administration primarily at the University of Warwick’s Coventry campus and also for periods at...

NCSA Emerging Scholars Award and Article Prize

NINETEENTH CENTURY STUDIES ASSOCIATION Award Submission Deadline July 1, 2022. https://ncsaweb.net/ Submissions to the Emerging Scholars Award and the Article Prize are due July 1, 2022. Winners will each receive a cash award of $500 to be presented at the...

Lecturer in Early Modern European Art History, University of Lincoln (F/T-12 month fixed term)

School of History & Heritage Location:  Lincoln Salary:   From £34,304 per annum This post is a full time and fixed term for 12 months. Closing Date:   Sunday 26 June 2022 Interview Date:   Monday 18 July 2022 Reference:  COA415 The School...

GALLERY ASSISTANT for MAYFAIR POST-WAR and CONTEMPORARY ART GALLERY

The Gallery Assistant is a vital part of the team at Cardi. This role is ideal for someone interested in engaging with all facets of running an art gallery. The successful candidate will have the ability to work in a...

THE 2022 BURLINGTON CONTEMPORARY ART WRITING PRIZE

The Burlington Contemporary Art Writing Prize seeks to discover talented writers on contemporary art. The winner of the Prize receives £1,000, their review is published on Burlington Contemporary and they have the opportunity to publish a review of a future contemporary art exhibition...

Conference: ‘Artists and the Garden: New Perspectives’

Monday 26th - Tuesday 27th September 2022 ‘Artists and the Garden: New Perspectives’ will explore the relationship between cultural production and the garden, across creative disciplines and media, from the 18th century until the present day. https://www.hestercombe.com/whats-on/artists-and-the-garden-conference This international conference...

Teaching Fellow in the History of Art (Medieval/Early Modern)

***Please note the closing date is 6 June and not 28 June as advertised on Jobs.ac.uk*** ***Interviews will take place on 28 June by zoom***   School of Languages, Cultures, Art History and Music Location: University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham UK...

Associate Lecturer in History of Medieval Art

Associate Lecturer in History of Medieval Art (fixed term from 1st Sept 2022) The Department of History of Art at the University of York seeks to appoint an Associate Lecturer in History of Medieval Art for a 17-month period from...

Association for Art History Curatorial Prizes

The Association for Art History seeks to acknowledge the achievements and contributions of curators in public museums and galleries in the UK through awarding annual prizes in the following key areas: exhibitions, interpreting collections and publications. The prizes recognise the...

Association for Art History | Freelance Conference Coordinator

Part-time, Freelance Fixed-Term Contract Fee: up to £14,000 Duration: July 2022 – May 2023 (approx. 10 months) Location: Remote working with some on-site visits and meetings Reports to: Head of Programmes Application deadline: 30 June 2022 Interviews: week commencing 11...

Lectureships in Art History at the University of St Andrews

DEADLINE: 27 May 2022 The School of Art History at the University of St Andrews has several fixed-term vacancies for full-time positions starting 1 September 2022, with a deadline of 27 May for applications. We seek applications for the following...

AHLU x Courtauld: free ‘Introduction to Art History’ course for students from state schools

Location & Date: The Courtauld Institute, Somerset House, for six Saturday afternoons from 11th June Art History Link-Up is currently piloting free Introduction to Art History courses for 13-15 year old students from state supported schools at London museums and...

Post-Graduate Fellowship in Cataloging pre-1900 American Graphic Materials at the William L. Clements Library

Apply Now! Two-year term limited with an annual salary of $36,500 A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest...

Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Princeton Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts, an interdisciplinary group of scholars in the humanities and social sciences, invites applications for the 2023-26 fellowship competition. Five fellowships are to be awarded: Two or three Open Fellowships in any...

Call for Articles: A Cultural Interpretation of Stone (a book publication of collected essays)

CFA for a book publication of collected essays: A CULTURAL INTERPRETATION OF STONE SUMMARY: This edited volume is the outcome of a fascination for STONE - the most persistent material in the history of humanity, the paradigmatic matter of art....

2022 ICMA Annual Book Prize, call for submissions – due 31 May 2022

ICMA ANNUAL BOOK PRIZE Deadline: 31 May 2022 The ICMA invites submissions for the annual prize for best single- or dual-authored book on any topic in medieval art. To be eligible for the 2022 competition, books must have been printed...

Assistant Research Editor

Tate is looking for an Assistant Research Editor to join our vibrant and inclusive Research team! Do you have experience editing, and have an interest in art, research and museum collections? Could you help make Tate and the stories that...

APR Research Associate

The Role Since 2018, A Particular Reality (APR) has developed and piloted a unique approach to promoting conversations around anti-racism, centring the perspectives of HE arts students. The over-arching research question asked by APR is: What types of issues are...

Chair of the Design History Society (voluntary Trustee role)

Sadly, the chair of the Design History Society, Claire O’Mahony has decided to step down with the termination of her three-year tenure at the end of the 2022 DHS conference. We thank Claire for her wise stewardship of the Society...

Treasurer of the Design History Society (voluntary Trustee role)

Sadly, the Treasurer of the Design History Society, Tony Presland has decided to step down at the end of the 2022 DHS conference. We thank Tony for his contributions to the Society throughout the pandemic. The DHS will be accepting applications...

Editor of the Journal of Design History

Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of the Design History Society (DHS), the Journal of Design History is the leading international journal of design history. The Journal wishes to welcome a new member for its editorial board with extensive editorial experience...

Chair | Doctoral and Early Career Research Committee

Help shape the future for art history, and grow skills and networks - join our brilliant Doctoral and Early Career Research (DECR) Committee. We are currently looking for a new Chair to join this voluntary board and get involved in...

Call for Submissions: Getty Research Journal

We are pleased to invite submissions to the Getty Research Journal. Published twice a year, in February and in August, the journal presents peer-reviewed articles on the visual arts of all cultures, regions, and time periods. Topics relate to Getty...

Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in Curating and Art History, Department of Visual Studies, Lingnan University

Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions.  It strives to pursue excellence in...

Free ‘Introduction to Art History’ course for 13-15 year olds at Dulwich Picture Gallery from 23.4.22 – application open

Art History Link-Up at Dulwich Picture Gallery: Free ‘Introduction to Art History’ course for state students aged 13-15, from Saturday 23rd April 2022, 10am-12.30pm on six Saturday mornings, until half term. Some of the ideas we will explore together: Storytelling,...

Lecturer in the Arts of Africa – University of Edinburgh – College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Edinburgh College of Art, School of History of Art

Closing date 2 May 2022, 5pm.  There is an exciting opportunity to join the School of History of Art as a Lecturer in the Arts of Africa. The successful candidate will have a PhD or equivalent qualification in Art History, specifically the...

Collaborative Doctoral Studentship: Making Art and Craft in the English Country House, c.1750-1900

Birkbeck, University of London and English Heritage are pleased to announce the availability of a fully funded collaborative doctoral studentship, from October 2022. This is to undertake research into the artistic production of women in country houses in the later...

Call for Papers: Arts – The Intersection of Abstract Expressionist and Mass Visual Culture

Arts (ESCI - Web of Science Indexed)(ISSN 2076-0752) is currently running a Special Issue entitled “The Intersection of Abstract Expressionist and Mass Visual Culture.” The issue is being edited by Dr. Gregory Gilbert. Articles are sought that engage with new...

Accepting Applications – Head of Study Room – Yale Center for British Art

The Yale Center for British Art seeks a Head of Study Room to steward the public operations of the museum’s Study Room, which provides access to its collections of prints, drawings, photographs, rare books, manuscripts, and archives. Reporting to the...

CALL FOR PAPERS: Formations: Journal of Art History & Visual Culture University of St Andrews

Formations: Journal of Art History & Visual Culture is an annual peer-reviewed and open-access journal founded and edited by doctoral students in the School of Art History at the University of St Andrews. We welcome contributions for the inaugural volume ‘Formations:...

General Idea Fellowship

General Idea Fellowship The National Gallery of Canada’s General Idea Fellowship encourages and supports advanced research in contemporary art. Research will relate to any aspect of contemporary art, including painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, printmaking, artist’s books and multiples, video, installation...

Call for Proposals, Special Issue 2024 – “A History of Conflicts after WWII: Beyond the Nation State: Towards an Epistemology of Transitional Justice”

Guest Editors: Dr. Noit Banai, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, noitbanai@hkbu.edu.hk Dr. Marina Gržinić, Akbild. Vienna, m.grzinic@akbild.ac.at Dr. Martin C.K. Chung, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, ckmartin@hkbu.edu.hk   Aims and Scope This special issue emerges from the claim...

AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Partnership studentship – Working on Paper: Gwen John and the Collections of Amgueddfa Cymru/ National Museum Wales

Type of posting: AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Partnership studentship Title: Working on Paper: Gwen John and the Collections of Amgueddfa Cymru/ National Museum Wales Summary of event/opportunity/news This fully funded studentship, supervised by the University of Bristol and National Museum Wales,...

Patrick Heron Trust Research Associate

The Patrick Heron Trust has recently commissioned Andrew Wilson to complete a Catalogue Raisonne on the work of Patrick Heron, and wishes to appoint a Research Associate to work with him. Expressions of interest are sought from anyone with a PhD preferably...

Call for manuscript proposals: Research / Art / Writing (RAW), a new series with Brill

Research / Art / Writing (RAW) aims to promote critical, discursive, and creative engagement with global contemporary art and visual cultures. RAW understands art as an expanded field of practice, supporting experimental and interdisciplinary writing. We wish to provide a...

Convening Grants now available

Convening Grants now available The Terra Foundation for American Art actively supports convenings worldwide that question and broaden definitions of American art. Grant funding is available for programs that foster exchange and collaboration, such as workshops, symposia, and colloquia. Programs...

Being Human festival 2022: call for applications (grants available!)

Type of posting: Call for applications, Funding Title: Being Human festival 2022 About: Being Human is the UK’s national festival of the humanities. A celebration of humanities research through public engagement, it is led by the School of Advanced Study at the...

Fifth Annual Ricciardi Prize

Master Drawings is now accepting submissions for the Fifth Annual Ricciardi Prize for Young Scholars. The winner will receive a cash award of $5,000. The deadline is November 15, 2022. The prize is given for the best new and unpublished article on drawings (of any period)...

Four-year Doctoral Award for the project “A Visual History of Earth System Models from 1972 to Present”

Four-year Doctoral Award A Visual History of Earth System Models from 1972 to Present Principal Investigator: Dr Timothy Stott Applications are sought for a fully funded four-year Provost’s PhD Project Award to begin at Trinity College Dublin in September 2022...

Call for Articles: ‘The Working-Class Avant-Garde’

The idea of a working-class avant-garde may seem a contradiction to some. The avant-garde, so often an elite realm of the arts, has proved to favour those with the requisite social, cultural and economic capitals to succeed in this competitive...

Cambridge Visual Culture: Visiting Research Fellowships

Cambridge Visual Culture (CVC) invites applications for a new programme of residential Visiting Research Fellowships in Visual Culture at the University of Cambridge. The programme aims to renew and catalyse the study of ‘the visual’ at Cambridge by bringing fresh...

MA/MPhil Scholarship for masters-level studies in the field of British art history

An annual PMC MA/MPhil Studentship is to be awarded to a UK-based student embarking on masters-level studies in the field of British art history. The studentship is part of the New Narratives set of funding opportunities designed to increase the...

Doctoral Scholarship for a a UK-based student embarking on doctoral studies in the field of British art history

An annual PMC Doctoral Scholarship is to be awarded to a UK-based student embarking on doctoral studies in the field of British art history. The scholarship is of the New Narratives set of funding opportunities designed to increase the diversity...

Two-year Early Career Fellowship for a researcher working in the field of British art history

An annually awarded, two-year PMC Early Career Fellowship is to be granted to an early career researcher working in the field of British art history. The fellowship is part of the New Narratives set of funding opportunities designed to increase...

Call for Applications: Henry Moore Institute Visiting Research Fellowships and Artists Fellowships (2022/23)

Henry Moore Institute Visiting Research Fellowships (2022-23) Call for Applications The Henry Moore Institute is a world-recognised centre for the study of sculpture. We host a year-round programme of exhibitions, conferences and lectures, as well as developing research and publications,...

Call for Articles: Nineteenth-Century Visual Technologies in Contemporary Practices

We invite proposals for a collection of essays on the ways in which contemporary art and heritage practices have been engaging with forms of nineteenth-century immersive spectacle. The parallels between the technological transformation of our own time and the experiments...

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...