STIP: Heidelberg-Getty Dissertation Workshops: East Asian Art History (Heidelberg, July 21 – August 10, 2019)

Application deadline: Nov 1, 2018

Heidelberg Dissertation Workshops and European-U.K. Research Travel Stipends (Workshop Year 1: July 21 – August 10, 2019)

Heidelberg University, Institute for East Asian Art History announces dissertation workshops for graduate students in the fields of Chinese, Japanese, and Korean Art History, with the goal of expanding the opportunities of the next generation of Chinese and Japanese art history scholars — both through access to international resources and by concentrating on skills to strengthen written argumentation and cross-cultural communication.

15 annual selected Ph.D. candidates will have the opportunity to spend 3 weeks in Europe and the U.K. The program will be divided into 3 parts: Continue reading “STIP: Heidelberg-Getty Dissertation Workshops: East Asian Art History (Heidelberg, July 21 – August 10, 2019)”

Stip: 10 Stellen und 9 Promotionsstipendien “a.r.t.e.s. Graduate School for the Humanities Cologne” (Univ. zu Köln)

a.r.t.e.s. Graduate School for the Humanities Cologne
Universität zu Köln
01.04. 2019-30.04. 2022

Application deadline: 31.10.2018

Starting in April 2019, the a.r.t.e.s. Graduate School for the Humanities Cologne, the Graduate School of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities of the University of Cologne, will award 10 doctoral fellowships in the a.r.t.e.s. EUmanities programme and 9 doctoral scholarships over a period of three years.

The a.r.t.e.s. Graduate School – successful in the German Universities Excellence Initiative – provides a valuable opportunity to pursue a doctorate through a structured doctoral model of intensive supervision and interdisciplinary research. Seeking to bridge the disciplinary divide between the humanities and the natural sciences, a.r.t.e.s. Continue reading “Stip: 10 Stellen und 9 Promotionsstipendien “a.r.t.e.s. Graduate School for the Humanities Cologne” (Univ. zu Köln)”

STIP: 2019 Getty Library Research Grant

Getty Research Institute
Los Angeles

Application deadline: Oct 15, 2018

Getty Library Research Grants provide partial, short-term support to researchers of all nationalities whose projects demonstrate a compelling need to use Getty Research Institute materials, and whose place of residence is more than 80 miles from the Getty Center in Los Angeles.

In addition to the open call for applications relating to projects utilizing any specific area of the GRI’s collections, several focused grants will be awarded in the following areas of study: Continue reading “STIP: 2019 Getty Library Research Grant”

Apply Now: Getty/ACLS Postdoctoral Fellowships in the History of Art

The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Program in Buddhist Studies is a global competition

The Getty Foundation is pleased to announce the second year of the Getty/ACLS Postdoctoral Fellowships in the History of Art. These fellowships are intended to support an academic year of research and/or writing by early career scholars from around the world for a project that will make a substantial and original contribution to the understanding of art and its history.

ACLS (American Council of Learned Societies) will award 10 fellowships, each with a stipend of $60,000, plus $5,000 for research and travel during the award period. Awards also will include a one-week residence at the Getty Research Institute following the fellowship period. There are no restrictions in terms of field specialization within art history or visual studies or with regard to nationality, but candidates must be within 6 years of receiving the PhD at the start of the fellowship.

For more information, see http://www.acls.org/programs/getty/

Julie H. Butash

Program Assistant
The Getty Foundation
1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 800
Los Angeles, CA 90049-1685
JButash@getty.edu
310.440.7288
www.getty.edu/foundation/

Apply Now: Francis Haskell Memorial Fund, The Burlington Magazine Foundation

Francis Haskell Memorial Fund
The Burlington Magazine
Foundation

2018 Scholarships

Haskell Memorial Fund 2018 (pdf)

Grants of up to £2000 will be awarded from the Francis Haskell Memorial Fund this year to enable scholars to spend time in libraries or archives carrying out advanced research in the history of western art. Preference may be given to candidates in the early stages of their careers; to subjects related to the commissioning, collecting or interpretation of works of art made before 1914; and to research carried out outside the applicant’s country of residence. Scholars from any country may apply. An additional award may be made by the Trustees of The Burlington Magazine Foundation in conjunction with the Francis Haskell Trustees.

Applications, including a two-page proposal, a C.V. and a budget, should be sent by email to mailto:caroline.m.elam@gmail.com by 22nd October 2018 – please label all attachments with surname of applicant. There is no application form. Applicants should ask two referees to write separately to the same email address by the same deadline in support of their proposals.

Awards will be made by 7th December 2018.

Apply now: 2019 Getty Library Research Grants

Applications for the 2019 Getty Library Research Grants are now available online
at

http://www.getty.edu/foundation/initiatives/residential/library_research_grants.html

Getty Library Research Grants provide partial, short-term support to researchers of all nationalities whose projects demonstrate a compelling need to use Getty Research Institute materials, and whose place of residence is more than 80 miles from the Getty Center in Los Angeles.

In addition to the open call for applications relating to projects utilizing any specific area of the GRI’s collections, several focused grants will be awarded in the following areas of study:

  • Research related to the modern commercial art market, Los Angeles modern architecture, or design.
  • Research in the area of 18th-century German art, particularly as it relates to the religious, philosophical, and aesthetic contextualization of the Romantic movement.
  • Research that utilizes the Conservation Collection, specialized research materials related to the preservation and conservation of material cultural heritage.

The deadline to submit an application is October 15, 2018.

Please contact GRI Library Reference with any questions: reference@getty.edu

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Kathleen Salomon
Associate Director
Chief Librarian
The Getty Research Institute
1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 1100
Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688

Apply Now: German/American Provenance Research Exchange Program (PREP) 2019

 Call for Applications

The organizing and partnering institutions of the German/American Provenance Research Exchange Program (PREP) for Museum Professionals, 2017-2019, announce the third and final year of the interdisciplinary exchange program for German and US museum professionals engaged with Nazi-era art provenance research—curators, collections managers, archivists, researchers, lawyers, and IT experts museum professionals—to consider how best to facilitate and collaborate on international research projects, and increase the transparency of its resources and results.

This year, the third and final of PREP’s program, will feature two Exchanges:

  • PREP-Dresden Exchange, hosted by the Dresden State Art Museums (March 17-22, 2019)
  • PREP-Washington, DC Exchange, hosted by the Smithsonian Institution (October 20-26, 2019)

Applications for 2019  will be open through September 28, 2019.  The program will cover travel, lodging, and meals for the 21 applicants whom PREP’s steering committee will select to participate in both Exchanges. Selection announcements will go out mid-November 2018.

PREP is co-organized by the Smithsonian Institution and the Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz (Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation/Berlin State Museums). Its five partner institutions are the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, The Getty Research Institute in LA, the Dresden State Art Collections, the Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte (ZI) in Munich, and the German Center for Lost Art in Magdeburg.

PREP launched in 2017 with the 1st Exchange at the Met in New York, and the corresponding, 2nd Exchange was at the Berlin State Museums. The 3rd Exchange was at the Getty Research Institute in LA., and the 4th PREP Exchange will be at the Central Institute for Art History (ZI) in Munich, October 8-12, 2019.

Major support for PREP comes through a German government grant funded by the German Program for Transatlantic Encounters, with additional financial support from Germany’s Federal Commission for Culture and Media, the program’s six key partners, and the Smithsonian Women’s Committee.

For questions about the German/American Provenance Research Exchange Program or the application process, please contact provenance@si.edu or PREP@hv.spk-berlin.de