Bennington College in Vermont will sell five pieces of its prized art works, including a large-scale painting by a former student, abstract expressionist Helen Frankenthaler, at several Christie’s auctions this fall to raise more than US$3.4 million for a new scholarship program.
The Australian History Museum and the Museum of Ancient Cultures at Macquarie University (Sydney, Australia) are hosting two free events as part of our Learning &Teaching project, The Knowledgeable Object Symposium and Training Workshop, at the end of November
The Training Workshop (limited places available for the workshop day), aimed at teachers, students and early career professionals in education and the GLAM sector, will be held on Tuesday 27th November 2018 at Macquarie University. (Find out more here: http://bit.ly/TKOWorkshop ).
The Symposium, aimed at teachers, students, professionals and academics in education and the GLAM sector, will be held on Wednesday 28th November 2018 at Macquarie University. (Find out more about the symposium: http://bit.ly/TKOSymposium) and if you are interested in presenting please (download the abstract submission template here: https://t.co/WTdFlCvn7a)
Registration will be available online from late September, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any queries you have. Please forward this notification to any interested parties.
The #OBLCoP Project Team
[Object Based Learning Community of Practice]
Faculty of Arts Macquarie University, NSW 2109 Australia
Through the College and University Art Museums Reciprocal Program, academic museums have opened their doors to the members of other teaching museums. Visitors have the opportunity to see how other schools use their collections for teaching and enjoyment.
Hunter O’Hanian in conversation with Rebecca Nagy.
Resources for Academic Art Museum Professionals (RAAMP) Project Intern
CAA (formerly the College Art Association)
50 Broadway, 21st Floor
New York, NY 10004
Date posted: August 20, 2018
Position Title: Resources for Academic Art Museum Professionals (RAAMP) Project Intern
Supervisor: Grants and Special Programs Manager
This is a paid, part-time position, non-benefited, with a schedule of twenty hours per week for an initial period of up to three months with the possibility of extension. Compensation commensurate with experience. Continue reading “RAAMP Seeks Paid Project Intern”
Serving as primary point of contact for CC faculty and students at the Museum, the Curator is responsible for maintaining and growing an active, ongoing program of faculty engagement, including facilitating, developing and delivering a wide range of meaningful opportunities for teaching and learning at the Museum; serves as a general resource for pedagogical expertise, presenting new approaches to and understandings of visual objects in compelling and impactful ways to a diverse college community.
The 6th Latino Art Now! will consider a wide range of subjects relating to the this year’s theme: Sight Lines &Time Frames. “Sight Lines” refers to the building of critical visual literacy as well as the meaning-making curatorial practice of situating artworks in relation to each other and within multiple (art) histories. “Time Frames” signals that Latino art is an evolving notion traversing multiple generations and varying historical and social contexts.
Curator of Collections, Office of the Provost
For information about Wake Forest University and to apply for this position, please visit our careers website.
The Office of the University Art Collections at Wake Forest University seeks an energetic, ambitious, and engaged Curator of Collections who will oversee all aspects of the University’s art collections. The curator directs the development, care, and use of the University’s collections. The successful candidate will combine the organizational skills and attention to detail of a collections manager with the vision and cross-disciplinary interests essential to academic outreach. Continue reading “Open Position: Curator of Collections, Wake Forest University Art Collections”