Opportunities

Carte Blanche Students 2019

Deadline: 3rd June 2019

Gare du Nord Train Station - Daniel Szalai, laureate Carte Blanche Students 2018

Paris Photo, Picto Foundation, and SNCF Gares & Connexions are proud to announce the third edition of the Carte Blanche Students, a platform of the discovery and promotion of emerging talent in photography in Europe.

Be among the 4 student laureates from European Art schools to be selected to exhibit at the Gare du Nord Paris Read More

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Fully-funded PhD ‘Cultural Snipers: Photographic Portraiture in Britain, 1970-1990’

Deadline: 10th May 2019

Courtesy of Dominic Mifsud, photograph of Cultural Sniping: Photographic Collaborations in the Jo Spence Memorial Library Archive, an exhibition at the Peltz Gallery, London, 9 March – 28 April 2018

National Portrait Gallery and Birkbeck University of London present AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Partnership – fully-funded studentship:

Cultural Snipers: Photographic Portraiture in Britain, 1970-1990 

The History of Art Department of Birkbeck, University of London and the National Portrait Gallery, London, invite applications for a fully-funded doctoral studentship under the AHRC’s Collaborative Doctoral Partnership Scheme. The Read More

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Lecturer in Photography (0.5fte)

Deadline: 8th May 2019

Lecturer in Photography (0.5fte)

Salary circa £33k per annum pro rata

Leeds Trinity University’s School of Arts and Communication brings together staff expertise across a range of disciplines, has excellent industry links and a strong focus on the development of employability skills for students. The BA (Hons) Photography is a new addition to Leeds Trinity University and Read More

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Absences and Silences Summer Symposium

Deadline: 1st May 2019

Artists and researchers are invited from all fields to take part in this artistic research circle, a migratory non-hierarchical group of international participants. Participants from all geographical, artistic, cultural and academic contexts and backgrounds, both outside and within universities and other institutions are welcome.

The circle is developed within the framework of Nordic Summer University, which Read More

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Call for applications for the 12th Bamako Meeting

Deadline: 1st May 2019

Imagine the artistic practice of photographic stream of consciousness as ‘thinking in images’. The art piece (the photograph, photographs), as an expression of an interior monologue, the artist’s sensory reactions to external events.

The image as a capture of streams of consciousness having the possibility of revealing the worlds of thoughts and circumstances, the universe of Read More

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Untie the Knot: Redefining Normativity in Love

Deadline: 15th May 2019

Untie the Knot: Redefining Normativity in Love

Researchers, academics, artists and others are invited to submit their paper proposals for the conference program. Presentations will challenge existing theoretical as well as material and embodied practices of love in order to move towards more unrestrained conceptions of love.

The two-day conference program will take place at the Grand venue Read More

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Principal Lecturer in Photography 1FTE Nottingham Trent University

Deadline: 28th April 2019

The School of Art & Design offers an impressive portfolio of courses delivering a broad range of Art and Design disciplines to 3,600 students at undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD level. Our courses are ranked within the top 10 of the Guardian League Table and 50-100 in the World QS rankings, recognising a culture of teaching Read More

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Technical Instructor in Photography Royal College of Art

Deadline: 28th April 2019

The Royal College of Art is the UK’s only entirely postgraduate art and design university. In 2018/19 the College will have some 2,300 students registered for MA, MRes, MPhil and PhD degrees and over 450 permanent academic, technical and administrative staff, with more than 1,000 visiting lecturers and professors.

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Senior Lecturer in Photography

Deadline: 5th May 2019

UWE’s Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education has a strong reputation for highly successful practice-based, professionally-focused UG and PG programmes, run in conjunction with outstanding partners, such as the BBC, Aardman Animations and the Martin Parr Foundation.

Working in the Department of Film and Journalism, comprising of Photography, Animation, Filmmaking, Drama and Journalism, these posts Read More

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Open Call for the 7th International Photography Festival

Deadline: 22nd May 2019

Image courtesy of the artist Liron Kroll (screenshot)

PHOTO IS:RAEL invites artists to submit proposals for participation in the thematic exhibition as well as special projects at the 7th International Photography Festival, taking place in Tel Aviv in November 2019.

The International Photography Festival is Israel’s largest photography event and will be taking place in November 2019 for the seventh time. The festival has Read More

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Arles Curators’ Meeting

Deadline: 13th May 2019

For the first time, the Rencontres d’Arles and the French Ministry of Culture are launching a professional matinée open to all curators.

The curators’ meeting is intended for institutions and curators wishing to present a new exhibition project involving the image and/or photography to a professional public. The event aims to encourage the production or coproduction Read More

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Call for 6TH Ghetto Biennale 2019 The Haitian Revolution and Beyond

Deadline: 28th April 2019

The Haitian Revolution, possibly one of the most important and overlooked, revolutions of the world appears to have been written out of Western history.

The Gheeto Biennale welcome projects that both memorialise, and challenge the memorialization of, the Haitian Revolution. The aim is to look for alternate narratives to the Slaves Revolt. Complex readings of the Read More

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Collections Photographer for the National Army Museum

Deadline: 22nd April 2019

The National Army Museum are seeking to appoint a Collections Photographer, who will be responsible for delivering highly creative and effective photography for display, reproduction, collections management system, audio visual, ensuring all work meets the Museum’s colour management criteria and is delivered to the highest standards, on time and within budget. This role will involve Read More

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Commission Opportunity: In Focus

Deadline: 3rd May 2019

Image taken inside Camera Obscura with iPad (hand outstretched) - Louise Newham

In Focus is a new programme run by Photoworks and includes a new commission, photography clubs and public events designed for neuro-diverse communities.

It is part of a wider programme called Explorers; comprising awareness-raising activity, commissions, exhibitions, seminars and events developed by Project Art Works in partnership with Photoworks and other cultural partners, with and for Read More

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Annual IPA Photography Competition

Deadline: 14th July 2019

The International Photography Awards conducts an annual photography competition for professional, non-professional, and student photographers on a global level, creating one of the most ambitious and comprehensive competitions in the photography world today. The IPA recognizes photography’s leading talents who are creating, shaping and defining the world of photography today.

– Be honored by receiving the Read More

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Photography (0.5FTE)

Deadline: 4th May 2019

Richmond, The American International University in London, is seeking to appoint an Assistant or Associate Professor of Photography to teach a range of analogue and digital photography courses from the freshman (first year) to the senior (fourth year) for our newly validated B.A. (Hons.) Film and Photography with Combined Studies which starts in September 2019.

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Female in Focus: An award for women photographers

Deadline: 9th May 2019

© Kourtney Roy, from the series Middle of Fucking Nowhere

Did you know that across the photography industry, just 1 in 9 award winners are women? And while equality in our own awards is improving, last year only 38% of our winners were female. If we are to make real steps towards equality in the photography industry, we must start at home.

It is for neither Read More

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PEER FORUM at The Photographers’ Gallery

Deadline: 6th May 2019

Peer Forum, Artquest’s annual Peer Mentoring programme aims to assist artists by providing them with the funding, space and resources necessary to establish their own peer mentoring groups. Artquest are working in partnership with a number of London’s respected art spaces to host these groups giving participants the opportunity to build relationships with their host Read More

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Queens Museum/Jerome Foundation Fellowship for Emerging Artists

Deadline: 25th April 2019

Open Call for the 2019-2020 QM-Jerome Foundation Fellowship will begin on February 26, 2019.

The Queens Museum is pleased to announce its fourth QM-Jerome Foundation Fellowship for Emerging Artists in New York City. Two visual artists will receive $20,000 each, professional development consultations, and close mentorship from QM staff members working toward an artist’s project. The Read More

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Ian Parry Scholarship 2019

Deadline: 30th April 2019

Ian Parry was a photojournalist who died while on assignment for The Sunday Times during the Romanian revolution in 1989. He was just 24 years of age. Aidan Sullivan, then picture editor, and Ian’s friends and family created the Ian Parry Scholarship in order to build something positive from such a tragic death. Each year Read More

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Gallery and Marketing Assistant (Paid Internship for young disabled people in London, aged 16-30) 13 week placement

Four Corners are delighted to offer an internship opportunity provided by a bursary from Change London to help young disabled people in London, aged 16-30, to find and maintain employment, with a focus on strengthening links with and support to potential employers.

28 hours per week Tuesday – Friday

Reporting to: Administrative Manager

Salary £10.55 per hour
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Felix Schoeller Photo Award 2019

Deadline: 31st May 2019

The international Felix Schoeller Photo Award is about to be held for 2019, marking the fourth occasion that the prize has been awarded. Between 1 January and 31 May 2019, professional photographers and photographers in training will be able to submit their work at www.felix-schoeller-photoaward.com.

The Felix Schoeller Photo Award honours photographers who demonstrate a love Read More

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AOP Student Awards 2019

Deadline: 29th April 2019

AOP Student Awards are a celebration of the best in photography amongst students, helping to provide that all important step up to the professional arena. By supporting new emerging talent, the Awards are an opportunity to get a first look at the potential stars of tomorrow.

For more details and to enter please follow the direct Read More

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German Peace Prize for Photography

Deadline: 31st May 2019

In 2019, the City of Peace Osnabrück, its Museum Quarter and the locally based Felix Schoeller Group will be awarding the first “German Peace Prize for Photography”. This prize honors the photographers who make the concept of peace visible and tangible in their work. As a special category of the Felix Schoeller Photo Award competition, Read More

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An Artist Residency in Motherhood (no deadline)

A self-directed, open-source artist residency to empower and inspire artists who are also mothers.

You don’t have to apply. It doesn’t cost anything, it’s fully customisable, and you can be in residence for as long as you choose. You don’t even have to travel, the residency takes place entirely inside your own home and everyday life. An Artist Residency in Motherhood is Read More

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