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COURSE International | art writing course | Art Radar – apply by 21 January 2013
Do you want to write for newspapers, magazines or the web? Is dealing with the media a part of your daily routine? Do you want to learn more about contemporary Asian art, the fastest growing area of the art market?
If the answer is yes to any of these questions, then Art Radar’s new Diploma in Art Journalism & Writing is for you!
Students undertaking any one of the four certificates in Art Radar’s Diploma in Art Journalism & Writing will
- build a portfolio of articles to show prospective employers and graduate school admissions staff.
- be read by our prestigious readership of 12,000 unique viewers a month from top museums, galleries, auction houses and other art institutions.
- make useful contacts in the art world and position themselves for a career in art: after learning with us, our trainee writers have gone on to jobs and internships in auction houses and in online and physical galleries.
- gain insight into the burgeoning Asian art scene.
Art Radar is now accepting applications for the January 2013 intake of our Certificate in Art Journalism & Writing 101. Click here to find out more. Apply today!
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JOB San Francisco | professor | San Francisco Art Institute – apply by 14 January 2013
The San Francisco Art Institute has a position open for a tenure-track professor of history and theory of contemporary art. Applicants should have a PhD and a strong record of teaching and research within the field, with an eye towards recent developments in contemporary art within a global context. MORE HERE
JOB Singapore | art fair assistant | Art Stage Singapore – apply by 22 January 2013
One of Asia’s biggest contemporary art fairs, Art Stage Singapore, is accepting applicants to assist with the upcoming event, which will run from 22 to 27 January. Applicants must be available full-time through the course of the fair and will receive an honorarium for their work. MORE HERE
INTERNSHIP New York City | auction house internship | Christie’s – apply by 1 February 2013
Christie’s is now wrapping up their intake for their spring 2013 internships. Unpaid positions are available in several departments, including at the Christie’s-affiliated contemporary art gallery, Haunch of Venison. Applicants must be able to commit to working at least twenty hours per week. MORE HERE
JOB International | arts columnist | IdeasMag – apply by 1 February 2013
Online arts and culture publication IdeasMag is looking for their next columnist! Part of the IdeasTap cultural nonprofit, which is aimed at encouraging young talents in the arts, IdeasMag wants writers who can tackle themes and issues that interest their readership. Columnists will receive GBP100 for a 500 word piece per week. MORE HERE
Want to hone your skills with a professional art writing team? Check out our unique art writing course. Winter 2013 intake open now: click here for more.
OPEN CALL France | call for proposals | Nomadic Village 2013 – apply by 20 February 2013
The Nomadic Village project invites artists to submit project proposals that build on the theme of “nomadism”. Now in its third year, the programme brings together international artists for a two-week residency that is situated next to an existing nomadic population. The 2013 project will take place in Cuges-les-Pins, France. MORE HERE
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RESIDENCE Scotland | artist in residence | Jon Schueler Scholarship – apply by 7 January 2013
Apply now for the inaugural Jon Schueler Visual Artist in Residence scholarship, which provides for a three-month residence on Scotland’s picturesque Sound of Sleat. The residency is open to international artists who have a particular interest in landscape and the environment. MORE HERE
COURSE International | contemporary art course | Cartclab contemporary art courses – apply by 9 January 2013
Budapest-based contemporary art online education programme Cartclab is accepting applicants for their second course, Controversy in the World of Contemporary Art. The three-week course by art historian Délia Vékony will be conducted via video conference. MORE HERE
Did you know that Art Radar runs its very own online art writing course? Click here to find out more about Art Radar‘s Diploma in Art Journalism & Writing.
OPEN CALL Copenhagen | call for artists | Charlottenborg Fonden Spring Exhibition – apply by 10 January 2012
Held annually since 1857, the Charlottenborg Fonden Spring Exhibition is one of the most important juried exhibitions in Europe. The call is open to artists in all parts of the world who are over the age of eighteen, and submissions will be accepted between until 10 January 2012. MORE HERE
RESIDENCY Michigan | artist-in-residence | University of Michigan – apply by 11 January 2013
The Witt Artist in Residence Programme at the University of Michigan awards an honorarium of USD20,000 for a twelve-week-long residency served over an academic year. The programme will culminate in a collaborative work for their open studio project. MORE HERE
PRIZE Wellington | poster competition | Adam Art Gallery – apply by 11 January 2013
“Our children are important… they are the consumers of the future.” This statement from New Zealand Prime Minister John Key is the inspiration for an art poster competition from Wellington’s Adam Art Gallery in collaboration with the avant-garde New Zealand contemporary culture magazine, White Fungus. MORE HERE
PRIZE Paris | contemporary art master class | Palais de Tokyo – apply by 14 January 2013
Palais de Tokyo is running a contemporary art course for young artists exploring 3D artistic practice. Those working in the medium are encouraged to submit works to be judged by a panel of contemporary art experts. Ten winners will be selected to participate in a three-day masters’ class. Preliminary works from the class will then be judged by the panel, with the top prize being up to EUR30,000 to produce the work. MORE HERE
JOB North Carolina, USA | assistant or associate professor of art history | University of North Carolina Greensboro – apply by 14 January 2013
The University of North Carolina Greensboro is looking for a tenure-track assistant or associate professor of art history, particularly one with an interest in Latin America, the Middle East or Asia. Applicants should have a PhD by August 2013. MORE HERE
COURSE Amsterdam | curatorial course | de Appel Curatorial Programme– apply by 14 January 2012
First founded in 1994, the de Appel Curatorial Programme is designed to train young curators in curatorial practice and theory and history of exhibition-making. They are accepting applications for their 2013 to 2014 intake, an eight-month programme that will begin in August this year. MORE HERE
JOB London | development coordinator | Gasworks – apply by 14 January 2013
South London contemporary art organisation Gasworks is seeking a development coordinator to assist their directors in fundraising. The development coordinator will be in charge of applying for grants, researching new fundraising opportunities and processing donations, among other responsibilities. MORE HERE
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