Jobs & Opportunities

Information about art history related jobs and opportunities.

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Voluntary: Front of House Volunteers at The Handel & Hendrix Museum

Posted 29 September 2016

The Handel & Hendrix Museum in Mayfair is looking for enthusiastic individuals with an interest in history, heritage, music and art who are reliable and keen to be involved in a dynamic organisation.

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Job Opportunity: The Courtauld Institute of Art: Assistant Registrar – Courtauld Connects

Posted 27 September 2016

The Courtauld Gallery, The Courtauld Institute of Art
Part time Assistant Registrar, Courtauld Connects (0.6FTE, 21 hours per week)
12-month fixed term (potentially renewable for a further four years if the Courtauld’s stage two HLF application is successful and if the post-holder meets expectations)


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Funding Opportunity: Fellowship Opportunities at The Met

Posted 27 September 2016

The Metropolitan Museum of Art welcomes applications from scholars of art history, archaeology, conservation and related sciences, education, as well as from scholars in other disciplines whose projects are interdisciplinary in nature and relate to objects in The Met’s collection.

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Job Opportunity: Bridget Riley Art Foundation Curatorial Assistant: Two-year fixed term

Posted 20 September 2016

This new position at The Courtauld Gallery is supported by the Bridget Riley Art Foundation. It provides an exciting opportunity to acquire early career experience in curatorial practice across all the collection and programming areas of The Courtauld Gallery. This is a fixed term post of 24 months.

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Job Opportunity: Enrichment Speaker

Posted 18 August 2016

Viking Ocean Cruises Enrichment program is destination related with emphasis on history and art history. During a cruise we would require 4 or 5 x 45 minute destination related lectures followed by a Q&A session.

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Funding Opportunity: Obtain funding through crowdfunding

Posted 31 May 2016

Artists, galleries, art writers and curators are invited to submit projects to BeArt for funding, an innovative crowdfunding platform dedicated to contemporary art.

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Voluntary: Voluntary writing opportunity: Art UK is seeking story contributors

Posted 30 March 2016

Art UK is seeking story contributors.

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