Opportunities

OPEN CALL: BJP International Photography Award 2018

Deadline: 12th December 2017

International Photography Award 2018
Recognising the best of contemporary photographic talent.
Instrumental in launching the careers of some of the most respected photographers today, enter now for an opportunity to be recognised and celebrated by the international photographic community.
Prizes
£5,000 exhibition grant • Solo show at the leading London gallery, TJ Boulting • All-expenses paid trip to London Read More

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OPEN CALL: Ilford Photo 2017/18 Student Competition ‘Lyrically Speaking’

Deadline: 31st January 2018

Ilford Photo is delighted to announce the launch of our 2017/18 student competition ‘Lyrically Speaking’
The Brief
From Alt-Rock to Old School Pop and Reggae to Rhythm and Blues. Take a song lyric and turn it into an image that inspires that viewer as much as the music itself.
How to Enter
Photograph using ILFORD PHOTO or Kentmere black Read More

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Job: Photo London – Catalogue Editor

Deadline: 13th December 2017

Catalogue Editor (short term, freelance contract)
Salary (negotiable depending on experience)
The Photo London catalogue is a high quality, 300-page publication published in April, shortly before the Fair launches in mid-May. It features full colour spreads from over 90 international galleries, publishers and artists including commissioned introductory essays and texts. There are also a number of advertisements Read More

Job: Archivist (Photographic Collections), Science Museum Group

Deadline: 20th November 2017

Are you passionate about managing museum and archive collections and making them accessible?
Part of the wider Science Museum Group, the National Railway Museum is committed to researching, interpreting and communicating over 300 years of railway history through a unique collection of vehicles, objects, documents and images
To support our Collections and Research department in ensuring our Read More

Conference call: PRACTICES, CIRCULATION AND LEGACIES: photographic histories in Central and Eastern Europe

Deadline: 31st December 2017

 
CONFERENCE
8-10 May 2018
Museum and Galleries of Ljubljana (Ljubljana), Slovenia, in association with Liber pro Arte (Warsaw), Humboldt University (Berlin), Institute of Art History, The Czech Academy of Sciences (Prague), Institute of Art, Polish Academy of Sciences (Warsaw) and Photographic History Research Centre, De Montfort University (Leicester).
Keynote speakers: TBC
Deadline for paper proposals: 31 December 2017
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Senior Lecturer (Academic Course Leader) Photography

Deadline: 26th November 2017

University of Gloucestershire – School of Art & Design

Location:
Gloucester

Salary:
£37,706 to £47,722 per annum, pro rata

Hours:
Full Time

Contract Type:
Fixed-Term/Contract

Placed on:
24th October 2017

Closes:
26th November 2017

Job Ref:
A1036

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1.0 FTE
The Subject Community of Photography at the University of Gloucestershire is a vibrant and growing community of practitioners and scholars that supports students in their creative and Read More

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RESEARCH & PRODUCTION FELLOWSHIP CALL FOR CURATORS

Deadline: 17th December 2017

The Rencontres d’Arles is starting a €20,000 exhibition research and production fellowship open to all the exhibition curators.
The chosen project will unfold in two parts:
– research
– followed by an exhibition based on the results.
The €20,000 grant includes:
– €5,000 for research expenses
– €15,000 to produce the exhibition.
The Rencontres d’Arles exhibition research and production fellowship is intended Read More

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Magnum Foundation’s Photography and Social Justice Program Opens

Deadline: 30th November 2017

Magnum Foundation’s Photography and Social Justice Program expands diversity and creativity in the field of documentary photography through capacity-building and critical explorations of photography and social change.
Each year, the program supports a diverse, international group of Photography and Social Justice Fellows who are passionate about challenging injustice, pursuing social equality, and advancing human rights through 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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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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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

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