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Residencies, Workshops, & Fellowships
Center for Craft – 2024 Craft Archive Fellowship
The Center for Craft will award up to six $5,000 fellowships to support research on underrepresented craft histories, culminating in a special edition article on Hyperallergic in Winter 2025. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Deadline: December 6, 2023 | centerforcraft.org
Rhode Island School of Design – Movement Lab Fellowship
RISD’s Film/Animation/Video department seeks two research affiliates for 10-month term appointments commencing in Fall 2024. The program supports postgraduate work exploring movement at the intersection of language, identity, cultures, ecosystems, and/or peoples.
Priority Deadline: December 4, 2023 | risd.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com
American Folk Art Museum – Warren Family Curatorial Fellow
Upcoming shows, including a loan exhibition on the topic of “schoolgirl art” and early American girls’ education, are a central focus of this two-year fellowship. The salary range is $55,000–$60,000 annually.
Deadline: November 15, 2023 | folkartmuseum.org
Critical Design Lab Community Fellows – Labs for Liberation
The Critical Design Lab at Vanderbilt University seeks two fellows for a remote collaborative project between June 2024 and August 2025. Compensation is $50,000. Those with disabilities and experience with disability justice frameworks are encouraged to apply.
Deadline: December 1, 2023 | docs.google.com
Morgan Library & Museum + Menil Collection – Morgan-Menil Fellowship 2024–25
Meant for independent research projects on drawing throughout the history of art, this three- to nine-month fellowship includes a monthly stipend of $3,880–$5,100, plus a modest allowance for travel between NYC and Houston, Texas.
Deadline: December 3, 2023 | themorgan.org
Newberry Library – Artist-in-Residence Fellowships
The Newberry in Chicago is offering three different monthlong fellowships for visual and performing artists, writers, journalists, filmmakers, and other humanists. Each comes with a $3,000 stipend.
Deadline: December 15, 2023 | newberry.org
Smack Mellon – 2024–25 Artist Studio Program
Six NYC-based emerging or early career artists working in all visual arts media will receive a free private studio space (accessible 24/7) in Dumbo, Brooklyn, and a fellowship (dependent on funding).
Deadline: November 20, 2023 | smackmellon.org
Open Calls for Art & Writing
Locust Projects – 2023 Project Room Open Call
Artists around the world can apply for the opportunity to create ambitious, large-scale work in the Miami organization’s new space. Those selected will receive a production budget of up to $5,000, a $3,100 artist fee, and more.
Deadline: November 30, 2023 | locustprojects.org
Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation – Curatorial Open Call
Curators, academics, and art historians are invited to stage an exhibition at the foundation’s gallery and event space in NYC. One applicant will be given a $3,000 honorarium plus $2,000 for their essay in the accompanying catalogue.
Deadline: December 3, 2023 | sdrubin.org
Visual AIDS – Postcards From the Edge
Donate an original, postcard-sized artwork to this benefit supporting artists living with HIV. Postcards will be featured in an exhibition at Berry Campbell Gallery and sold for $100 each starting January 20, 2024.
Deadline: November 17, 2023 | postcards.visualaids.org
Grants & Awards
Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Foundation – 2024 Individual Support Grants
This program recognizes and supports serious, fully committed visual artists who have been creating mature art for at least 20 years and who are in current financial need. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Deadline: January 17, 2024 | gottliebfoundation.org
Not Real Art – 2024 Not Real Art Grant
US-based visual artists working in any 2D/3D medium can submit their work for free to this competition. Six applicants will receive a no-strings-attached cash award of $2,000, plus PR and marketing support.
Deadline: January 1, 2024 (11:59pm PST) | notrealart.com
The 2024 grant cycle will provide more than 90 new live performances in the US with $31,000: $25,000 for project funds, $5,000 for unrestricted general operations, and a $1,000 microgrant to redistribute to another artist in their community.
Deadline: December 19, 2023 (5pm EST) | mapfund.org
Queens Art Fund
Queens-based artists, collectives, and small nonprofits can apply for $1,000–$5,000 grants to support the local production of artwork and cultural programs that highlight, engage, and bolster the borough’s communities.
Deadline: November 21, 2023 (5pm EST) | nyfa.org
VIA Art Fund – Spring 2024 Artistic Production Grant
Grants of $25,000–$100,000 fund the production and exhibition of new artistic commissions. Artists must send a letter of inquiry for the chance to receive an invitation to submit a full application.
LOI Deadline: November 9, 2023 | viaartfund.org
California State University San Marcos – Assistant Professor in Art, Media, and Design
Seeking full-time tenure track candidates whose work is based in graphic design and 2D studio arts, including hybrid analog/digital practices, to develop engaged artist scholars in a student-centered interdisciplinary program.
Priority Deadline: January 12, 2024 | careersmanager.pageuppeople.com
New York University Tisch School of the Arts – Professor of Photography & Imaging
Seeking candidates for a tenure-track faculty position (open rank) in the Department of Photography & Imaging. Artists committed to photo-based image-making as a means to reflect and celebrate diversity and intersectionality in their practice are encouraged to apply.
Deadline: November 15, 2023 | apply.interfolio.com
Pratt Institute Fine Arts Department – Full-Time Faculty Positions in Painting & Drawing
Seeking candidates for two tenure-track faculty positions, with concentrations in Painting at the assistant/associate professor rank and in Drawing at the assistant/associate professor rank.
Priority Deadline: December 1, 2023 | apply.interfolio.com
Other opportunities closing soon:
- Art Jewelry Forum – AJF Young Artist Award 2024
- Asian Cultural Council Fellowships & Grants
- Master Drawings – Ricciardi Prize
- SFER IK Award
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