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Looking for new career options in the arts? Art Radar Opportunities is an archive of openings in the visual art world. 

Whether you are an artist or an aspiring curator, a market analyst or a scholar, Art Radar Opportunities has listings that will pique your interest. Every week we add new positions suitable for a variety of backgrounds and levels of experience. 

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OPEN CALL | Azerbaijan | Residency Programme | YARAT Contemporary Art Space – 20 December 2015

YARAT Contemporary Art Space offers a renewed residency programme aimed at developing young Azerbaijani voices and emerging international artists with a focus on new, experimental practices. The residency programme is based at YARAT Studios, which has 11 spaces for artists. Residencies will occur three times a year, and each residency will last for a period of three months. YARAT Contemporary Art Space invites all artists to apply to this residency programme. The residency offers studio space, accommodation and a stipend for the duration of the residency. MORE HERE 


JOB | Seattle | Assistant Professor, Experimental Art Practice | The Center for Digital Arts and Experimental Media (DXARTS), University of Washington – 1 January 2016

The Center for Digital Arts and Experimental Media (DXARTS) at the University of Washington seeks to hire a full-time (100 percent, 9-month), tenure-track faculty member in experimental art practice to begin in September 2016. The appointment will be made at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will be an artist with a strong record of exhibiting and/or presenting his/her work and a clear understanding of studio-based research. His/her practice and teaching will be primarily hosted at the off-campus fabrication lab. It is expected that applicants will be proficient in a broad range of new media technologies. MORE HERE 


OPEN CALL | Poland | Production of an Artist’s Novel | Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle – 24 January 2016

The Novel As Fantasy open call is an opportunity for visual artists to submit a proposal for the creation of a new artist’s novel. Proposals should describe an art project in which the creation of a novel occupies a central position. The selected project will start in April 2016 and will finish in December 2017, with the final presentation in CCA Ujazdowski Castle in Warsaw and the publication of the artist’s novel. Production budget, artist fee and working facilities will be provided. MORE HERE


JOB | San Francisco | Curatorial Assistant, Japanese Art | Asian Art Museum – apply by unspecified

The Asian Art Museum offers an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual, with strong administrative, research and language skills, to support a dynamic and prominent Japanese Art Department. Reporting to the Curator of Japanese Art, the Curatorial Assistant of Japanese Art provides curatorial assistance and administrative support in programmes and projects related to the Japanese Art department, including research, cataloguing, acquisition, conservation, education, exhibition, registration and publication. The nature of the work requires maximum flexibility, resourcefulness and initiative, in addition to excellent interpersonal and organisational skills. MORE HERE


JOB | Beijing | Development Centre PR Supervisor | Today Art Museum – apply by unspecified

Today Art Museum has dedicated itself, in the past decade, to boosting the development of China’s contemporary art, as well as the introduction and display of the essence of contemporary art from around the world. The position of Development Centre Public Relations Supervisor is in charge of business development to discover potential business partners, foster opportunities of sponsorship and cooperation and initiate corporate work plans with other brands. MORE HERE


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JOB | London | Publishing Trainee | Frieze Magazine – 20 November 2015

frieze publishing is looking for a graduate trainee from 11 January 2016 for six months. This part-time role will encompass the print magazines as well as the website and digital publishing. The ideal candidate will have a keen interest in the Arts, have studied to degree level in a relevant subject and have some office administration experience. MORE HERE


OPEN CALL | South Korea | CICA New Media Art 2016 | Czong Institute for Contemporary Art (CICA) – 21 November 2015

CICA Museum invites new media artists worldwide to participate in a series of exhibitions and a publication. The selected artists will showcase their work(s) for two weeks at the CICA Museum art gallery and will be featured in the book New Media Art 2016. The work(s) will also be featured on the CICA Museum website and social media. A series of exhibitions will take place throughout 2016. Three to six new media works will be installed every other week. Each work will be exhibited for two weeks. MORE HERE


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