• Expand Global | Opportunity

    (ADVERTISE Jobs & Opportunities IN PRINT AND RECEIVE A free ONLINE LISTING HERE!)

    Advertise Jobs & Opportunities in the print version of The Burlington Magazine and receive a FREE online listing here!

    Email Mark Scott, Advertising & Development Director, for more information.

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    THE BRITISH MUSEUM – The Michael Bromberg Fellowship

    Information and how to apply

    The Michael Bromberg Fellowship has run in the Department of Prints and Drawings at the British Museum since 2001.

    The Museum intends to make two appointments each to be held for a period of three months at some point during 2018.

    The object of the endowed fellowship is to promote education by the study of prints and their history.

    The fellows will be given practical training in the Department and undertake projects in collaboration with British Museum staff.

    The value of each fellowship will be £3,500. The closing date for applications is 21 December 2017.

     

    Further particulars are available at www.britishmuseum.org,

    or by writing to the Department at Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG.

    Telephone: 020 7323 8405.

    Email: prints@britishmuseum.org

    (please title emails ‘Bromberg 2018’)

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    Graduate programs in Fine and Decorative Art from Sotheby's Institute

    Graduate programs in Fine and Decorative Art from Sotheby's Institute

    The Master’s degree in Fine and Decorative Art and Design derives from the oldest program at Sotheby's Institute of Art, which started in 1969. It offers an integrated study of fine and decorative art and design based on case studies drawn from the late Renaissance through to the latetwentieth century. These studies are used as lenses through which to examine the production and materiality of art objects, and to consider aspects of consumption, including patronage and collecting and the historical and contemporary art market. Sotheby's Institute of Art in London is accredited by The University of Manchester, and offers world-class education across a variety of art world disciplines. 15-week Semester courses in Decorative Arts
    and Design also offered at the London campus.

    Visit www.sothebysinstitute.com for more information

    Sotheby's Institute of Art is The Graduate School of Art and Its Markets
    Evolving from a small connoisseurship program begun by Sotheby's Auction House in 1969 Sotheby's Institute of Art is now the leader in art business education and object based learning. Our faculty represent the best of the art world helping students master the unique forces at play at the
    intersection of art and commerce.

    www.sothebysinstitute.com

    Address: 30 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3EE United Kingdom
    Telephone: +44 (0)20 7462 3244
    Email: admissions@sothebysinstitute.com

  • Expand London | Job

    Director of Collections, Victoria and Albert Museum

    www.vam.ac.uk/info/jobsLocation: Victoria and Albert Museum, South Kensington SW7 2RL

    Salary: Circa £100,000 per annum

    Benefits: Group Personal Pension, Life Assurance Scheme, and other great benefits

    We are seeking to appoint a Director of Collections, who will play a significant role in the delivery of the V&A strategy to ensure our collections and knowledge are at the very centre of our work. You will be leading all aspects of curatorial and research activities across the Museum, developing a clear vision for the division from day-to-day operations and decision-making, to helping to define and build on the key areas of strength and expertise that can contribute to extending access to the widest possible audience.

    Over the next 5 years we are planning a major expansion of our physical and digital, using the lens of design to make our collections increasingly accessible and relevant. We have significant plans to expand and deliver our education vision, building on our existing successful programmes to become a force in design education. We plan to extend the geographical reach of the V&A and play a leadership and opinion-forming role in the fields of formal education and museum and gallery interpretation.

    To be a success in this role you will be an inspirational leader with a clear vision and strong management skills that enhance and develop a high performing team.  Intellectually curious, you will have extensive experience at a senior level within a museum or related institution with a strong track record of scholarly achievement.

    Closing date for applications is midnight on 08 October 2017

    Interviews to be held on the week commencing 16 October 2017

    We welcome candidates to submit any supporting documents alongside their online application. To upload any supporting documents, please wait for notification on the recruitment website after you have submitted your application.

    If you have any technical difficulties uploading supporting information, please email these directly to contacthr@vam.ac.uk clearly stating your name and the job title in the subject line.

    To apply and for a full job description, please visit the V&A recruitment webpage and apply online: https://www.vam.ac.uk/info/jobs

  • Expand Williamstown, Massachusetts | Fellowship

    New CSA fellowship at the Clark Art Institute

    Continuing with its efforts to promote advanced study and public awareness in the United States of Spanish art and visual culture, the Center for Spain in America (CSA) is pleased to announce the creation of a fellowship at the Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts. Sponsored by the CSA, this fellowship is intended to support the study of all aspects of Spanish art from the early medieval period to the beginning of the twentieth century, as well as the worldwide impact of Spanish art and artists.

    Application deadline: 15 October 2017

    More about this fellowship

    https://www.ceeh.es/en/beca/clark-art-institute-williamstown/

    More information:

    Sponsored by the Center for Spain in America (CSA), this fellowship at the Clark Art Institute is intended to support the study of all aspects of Spanish art from the early medieval period to the beginning of the twentieth century, as well as the worldwide impact of Spanish art and artists. In addition to research for a publication and/or exhibition on specific artists or periods, we welcome projects examining collecting and connoisseurship of Spanish art–particularly in the Americas–and the influence and importance of Spanish art and its reception throughout the world.

     

  • Expand London | Job

    Curator – The Goldsmiths’ Company Collection

    Curator – The Goldsmiths’ Company Collection

    Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per annum
    Location: London EC2
    The Goldsmiths’ Company, one of the major Livery Companies of the City of London, is seeking to appoint a Curator to lead and manage its Collections Department. The Company has one of the finest collections of silver made in Britain, with examples from 1350 to the present day, and including antique, domestic and contemporary silver, jewellery and art medals.

    Responsible for the curatorship, conservation, deployment of, and acquisitions to the Company’s Collection, the new Curator will join the Company at an exciting time. High on the agenda will be preparations for the 700th Anniversary in 2027 of the company’s first royal charter, with the need to develop a strategy for the decade running up to 2027 and beyond. In addition, there are new opportunities arising from:

    • collaboration with the Goldsmiths’ Centre, with its emphasis on training, emerging talent and supporting the trade;
    • the Company’s decision to become a Founding Partner of the new Museum of London, establishing a Goldsmiths’ Gallery;
    • working on publications relevant to the Collection to be produced within the 700th anniversary framework.

    Candidates for this role should have scholarly credentials with a good publishing record and a demonstrable interest in research, ideally with a good knowledge
    of antique silver. They should have expertise in at least one main field of the Collection and a good eye for developing the Collection as a whole, with a keen interest in the contemporary art/trade. Candidates will also need to offer the experience and credentials to operate effectively at a senior level, to represent the Company and the Collection with distinction in the UK and internationally, and to collaborate internally with professional colleagues and externally with scholars, craft producers and curators to help the Goldsmiths’ Company contribute to this aspect of national life.

    To learn more and to receive an application pack, please be in touch with Liz Amos or Joanna Kill of Liz Amos Associates on +44 (0)20 7464 4351 or at liz.amos@lizamosassociates.com or joanna.kill@lizamosassociates.com

    CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: Monday, 9th October 2017 (close of business)

  • Expand Central London | Job

    Art Editor - The Burlington Magazine

    The Burlington Magazine, the world’s leading monthly English-language journal of art history, is seeking an Art Editor, to design the magazine’s editorial content. This new post will implement a redesign that is being planned for next year, part of an exciting new phase in the magazine’s development.


    The successful applicant will possess a degree or equivalent qualification in graphic design, and will have worked for at least two years on a magazine as a Deputy Art Editor or in a comparable position. Expertise in InDesign and Photoshop is essential, as well Microsoft Office, together with a comprehensive understanding of the magazine production and printing process.


    Scrupulous attention to detail and an ability to work to tight deadlines are essential and good interpersonal and team-working skills are a must. Experience of picture research and digital publishing, while not essential, would be helpful. A broad interest in the visual arts and an appreciation of the requirements of academic publishing will also be an advantage.


    This is a full-time post, reporting to the Editor, and is based at the Magazine’s office in central London.

    The salary is up to £28,000, depending on experience, and comes with excellent benefits.


    Deadline for applications is Wednesday 1st November 2017.


    Candidates must provide a CV and cover letter, addressed to Michael Hall, Editor, to recruitment@burlington.org.uk


    Shortlisted candidates must be available for interview between 6th and 15th November.



    JOB DESCRIPTION


    Job Title             Art Editor
    Reporting To     The Editor
    Location            The Magazine’s offices, 14–16 Duke’s Road, London WC1H 9SZ    
    Mobility            Occasional travel in the UK.
    Hours                Full time, 9am to 5pm with occasional overtime and weekend work required


    JOB SUMMARY


    The Art Editor is responsible for maintaining and developing the design of the Burlington Magazine and its associated publications. The Art Editor liaises with the Design and Production Manager to ensure the smooth running of the magazine production cycle to ensure it meets its monthly deadlines and produced to a high standard. The post has day-to-day responsibility for all aspects of the design requirements of the Burlington Magazine. The primary responsibility is to flat plan, design and lay out the editorial section of the Magazine every month, to help source illustrations and to monitor the overall production of each issue.


    KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
    •    Flat plan the editorial section of the magazine each month, and liaise with the Design and Production Manager regarding the advertising section to ensure the magazine sections are properly coordinated, deadlines are met and the magazine is produced to a high standard
    •    Design and lay out the editorial section of each issue of the Burlington Magazine, including its cover.
    •    Assist the Editor in drawing up schedules for the production of each issue.
    •    Assist the Editorial department with sourcing illustrations for print and digital media.
    •    Liaise with the printer to oversee every stage of the Magazine’s editorial production.
    •    Correct and approve editorial colour proofs, and assist the Design and Production Manager with advertising colour correction, if required
    •    In collaboration with the Digital Editor, have day-to-day oversight of the design of the Magazine’s website and digital publications.
    •    Manage freelance designers, picture researchers, photographers and illustrators, as required.
    •    Attend Editorial and other meetings.
    •    Any other design tasks that may be required.


    SCOPE OF WORK
    •    Flat plan the editorial section of the magazine each month, and liaise with the Design and Production Manager on the overall monthly flat plan of entire magazine to ensure the magazine sections are properly coordinated, deadlines are met and the magazine is produced to a high standard
    •    Design and lay out the editorial section of each issue of the Burlington Magazine, including its cover.
    •    Oversee every stage of the editorial production of the Magazine, including correcting and approving proofs, and assist the Design and Production Manager with colour correction, if required
    •    Oversight of the design of the Magazine’s website.
    •    Source illustrations for print and digital media, in collaboration with Editorial staff.
    •    In collaboration with the Editor, negotiate payments for illustrations within the budget set by the Managing Director.
    •    Manage freelance designers, picture researchers, photographers and illustrators.
    •    Liaise with, and travel to, printer with Design and Production Manager, as required
    •    Work with Design and Production Manager to produce the annual magazine production and deadline schedule.
    •    Any other design task that may be required.


    PERSON SPECIFICATION

    Essential qualifications

    •    Degree or equivalent qualification in graphic design.

    •    Experience of magazine or illustrated book design at Assistant Art Editor level or equivalent.

    •    Excellent IT skills, and complete familiarity with InDesign, Word and Photoshop.

    •    Familiarity with production and printing processes for illustrated publications.

    •    Broad interest in the history of art.

    •    Appreciation of the specialised requirements of academic publishing.

    •    Rigorous attention to detail.

    •    Understanding of budgets.

    •    Excellent spoken and written English.

    •    Excellent communication and presentation skills.

    •    Ability to work to tight schedules.

    •    Ability to work as part of a small team.

    •    Right to reside and work in the United Kingdom.


    Desirable qualifications

    •    Experience of designing digital publications.

    •    Familiarity with social media platforms.

    •    Knowledge of the commercial art market.


    Deadline for applications is Wednesday 1st November 2017.


    Candidates must provide a CV and cover letter, addressed to Michael Hall, Editor, to recruitment@burlington.org.uk


    Shortlisted candidates must be available for interview between 6th and 15th November.

  • Expand London | Course

    CEEH Doctoral Scholarship in Spanish Art-Historical Studies at The Courtauld Institute, London

    The Courtauld is pleased to invite applications for a fully-funded doctoral scholarship in Spanish art-historical studies, commencing at The Courtauld in October 2018. The scholarship will cover The Courtauld’s Home/EU/International tuition fees for three years (or four if required), together with an annual stipend of £12,000 for living costs and travel.

    Applicants are advised to send prospective supervisors a 300-word proposal, CV, and sample of written work in English at least six weeks before the application deadline of 8 January 2018. They must demonstrate that Spanish art, architecture or visual culture forms the focus of their proposed research topic, which should also fall within the proposed supervisor’s areas of research expertise.

    Applicants should submit The Courtauld Scholarship application form together with their PhD application. See http://courtauld.ac.uk/study/phd-research for further information.

    This scholarship has been created through the generosity of CEEH (Centro de Estudios Europa Hispánica), in association with ARTES, the Iberian and Latin-American Visual Arts Group.