Opportunities

Research award call: Peter E. Palmquist fund for historical photographic research

Deadline: 1st November 2017

Considered one of the most important photo historians of the 20th century, Peter E. Palmquist (1936-2003) had a keen interest in the photography of the American West, California, and Humboldt County before 1950, and the history of women in photography worldwide.He published over 60 books and 340 articles and was a strong proponent of the Read More

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Henie Onstad Kunstsenter: Serior Curator job (photography & new media)

Deadline: 23rd October 2017

Henie Onstad is seeking a Senior Curator with expertise in photography and “new media,” to strengthen our curatorial staff.
Henie Onstad Kunstsenter aims to re-establish its position as a home of photographic art in Norway through an ambitious 5-year program of exhibitions and promotion. This investment will serve as an important supplement to the existing venues Read More

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Call for papers. Reconsidering the “Post-truth Condition”: Epistemologies of the photographic image

Deadline: 31st October 2017

Call for Papers
Helsinki Photomedia 2018
March 26 -28, 2018
Aalto University, Helsinki
Deadline for 500 word abstracts: October 31, 2017
Theme: Reconsidering the “Post-truth Condition”: Epistemologies of the photographic image.
Contemporary photography takes place in a world where the relation between facts and values is a social and political issue which has repercussions in art and education as well. The Read More

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Dean of the School of Arts and Social Sciences City, University of London – School of Arts and Social Sciences

Deadline: 12th October 2017

Location:
City Of London

Salary:
Not specified

Hours:
Full Time

Contract Type:
Permanent

Placed on:
14th September 2017

Closes:
12th October 2017

Job Ref:
N/A

City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence, with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.
City attracts around 19,500 students (35% postgraduate), is top in London for student satisfaction (Complete University Guide), well above Read More

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Research Fellow Leeds Arts University

Deadline: 27th September 2017

Location:
Leeds

Salary:
£28,098 to £31,604 per annum

Hours:
Full Time

Contract Type:
Permanent

Placed on:
11th September 2017

Closes:
27th September 2017

Leeds Arts University is now recognised as the only specialist arts university in the North of England. We have contributed significantly to the development of arts education for over 170 years, and have developed a national and international reputation based on the achievements of our students Read More

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REBECCA VASSIE MEMORIAL AWARD

Deadline: 2nd October 2017

Who can apply: An early-to-mid-career photographer in or from the UK
 
The award: £1,250 for the completion of a photography project documenting lesser- known peoples and communities: ‘human stories we seldom see’; project support from industry professionals; approx. £1,150 worth of printing; support from the Trust towards public and industry exposure of the work; membership of Read More

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Lecturer (History and Theory), BA (Hons) Photography

Deadline: 25th September 2017

Arts University Bournemouth – Department of Media and Performance / Photography

Location:
Bournemouth

Salary:
£29,799 + per annum

Hours:
Full Time

Contract Type:
Permanent

Placed on:
4th September 2017

Closes:
25th September 2017

Job Ref:
AD0580

Arts University Bournemouth is the leading professional arts university dedicated to turning creativity into careers. Offering courses in art, design, architecture, media and performance, we are passionate about our specialist subjects and dedicated both Read More

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UMRAO SINGH SHER-GIL GRANT FOR PHOTOGRAPHY

Deadline: 5th December 2017

Recognizing the need to enable Indian photographers to produce and share their work in their lifetime, SSAF has pledged an annual photography grant for INR 5,00,000 in Umrao Singh’s name to encourage independent voices in photography. Established in 2015, the Umrao Singh Sher-Gil Grant for Photography will recognize a photographer’s commitment to the ‘staged’ or Read More

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Emerging Talent Awards – Lens Culture

Deadline: 17th October 2017

SEEKING 50 OF THE WORLD’S BEST EMERGING PHOTOGRAPHERS
“We’re excited to open this year’s Emerging Talent Awards, our search for the world’s best emerging photographers! We’re seeking entries from members of the global photography community who have yet to receive exposure on the world stage.
The 50 winners will be included in a gallery exhibition in New Read More

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Residential Scholar Awards

Deadline: 8th January 2018

The Yale Center for British Art offers three types of short-term residential awards to scholars undertaking research related to British art. While in residence, scholars have access to the Center’s rich holdings of paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, rare books, and manuscripts, as well as primary and secondary reference materials. Scholars are also able to take Read More

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PHMUSEUM 2017 WOMEN PHOTOGRAPHERS GRANTS – £8000

Deadline: 12th October 2017

PHmuseum is glad to present a new annual grant aimed at supporting women photographers. The PHM 2017 Women Photographers Grant aims to empower the work and careers of female and female-identifying professionals of all ages and from all countries working in diverse areas of photography. It further means to facilitate the growth of the new generations Read More

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LECTURERS IN PHOTOGRAPHY UNIVERSITY OF ULSTER – 3 POSTS

One full time one part time and one temporary (maternity leave cover) jobs available
The Belfast School of Art is a large, interdisciplinary, practice-based environment with an outstanding research record. The School makes a significant contribution to the field of contemporary art and design both nationally and internationally.  Ulster University’s research was ranked in the top Read More

LAST CHANCE TO APPLY FOR LIGHTBOX

Would you like to like to work alongside other like-minded photographers and get advice from industry mentors who know what it takes to take your work to the next level? Have you always dreamed of showing your work at a major arts festival?
If you are telling yourself yes to all the above you best get Read More

LATENT: Open Call – Exhibition & Residency in Rome

Deadline: 15th October 2017

1 OPEN CALL | 2 ARTISTS SELECTED
1 EXHIBITION | 1 RESIDENCY IN ROME
Latent is the result of the meeting and collaboration between D.O.O.R and MATÈRIA, two Rome based institutions specialised in photography. Latent (an anagram for Talent) is an open call aimed at the discovery and the promotion of photographic research and production characterised by originality Read More

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Helsinki Photomedia 2018: Call for Papers

Deadline: 31st October 2017

March 26 -28, 2018
Aalto University, Helsinki
Deadline for 500 word abstracts: October 31, 2017
Theme: Reconsidering the “Post-truth Condition”: Epistemologies of the photographic image.
Contemporary photography takes place in a world where the relation between facts and values is a social and political issue which has repercussions in art and education as well. The public discussions on information Read More

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Amazing opportunity for women photographers from Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova & Ukraine!

The Service is looking to work with women photographers and film-makers based in or with links to Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine over the next year or so.
The commissions would be on projects including gender issues, social impact projects, and cultural and employment/entrepreneurial initiatives.
If you are interested please send an email to Read More

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Job: Conservator, Photographs and Paper / V&A

The V&A is the world’s leading museum of art, design and performance. We enrich people’s lives by promoting the practice of design and increasing knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of the designed world. The Conservation Department has a worldwide reputation for the excellence of its practical work, for innovative ideas, for pioneering the scientific and ethical Read More