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Welcome to the International Research Network for Modern and Contemporary Chinese Art (ReNet MoCoCA)

About the network The International Research Network for Modern and Contemporary Chinese Art (ReNet MoCoCA) – launched in March 2015 – is conceived to address the needs of the growing, divers, and globally scattered academic community in this field. It helps to bridge communicational and informational gaps that result from local institutional confines of projects, …

Shuo Hua about the up-coming EACS-panel “Marketing Chinese Art in China & Abroad”

Shuo Hua, PhD candidate (University of Hong Kong) and ReNetMoCoCA member, kindly shares information on one of the exciting panels of the up-coming EACS Conference (University of Glasgow, Scotland on 29 August-1 September 2018). According to EACS, final information on all panels and participants will be made available on their website by summer: In the …

5 fellowships for new Double Doctoral Degree (DDD) Program in Asian and Transcultural Studies, Heidelberg and Venice, due: 15 March, 2018

The Faculty of Philosophy at Heidelberg University and the Department of Asian and North African Studies at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice have established a Double Doctoral Degree Program in Asian and Transcultural Studies for up to five excellent doctoral candidates. Candidates will be co-supervised by one professor at Heidelberg University and Ca’ Foscari University, …

Position: Postdoctoral Fellowship, Asian Art History, University of Notre Dame, due: 5 July 2018

The Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies, in partnership with the Department of Art, Art History & Design, invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in the history of the art of China at the University of Notre Dame for AY 2018-19 with the possibility of renewal for AY 2019-20. Priority will be given to …

Job Offer: Dresden East Asian Porcellain Collection seeks research assistant for digitalization, due 8 March 2018

The East Asian Porcellain Collection of August the Strong in Dresden, Germany is to be digitalized. The Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden seek a research assistant to support the project. Read the German job offer in what follows, applications are due 8 March 2018. Die Staatlichen Kunstsammlungen Dresden (SKD) suchen im Rahmen des Drittmittelprojekts „Im Wettstreit mit …

ANN: 3-year PhD studentship “Spaces of Occupation in 20th Century Asia”, Univ. of Nottingham, UK, due 31 January 2018

This is a reminder about the COTCA Studentship in ‘Spaces of Occupation in 20th Century Asia’ which is currently open at the University of Nottingham. This studentship fits within COTCA’s Stream 3: ‘Spaces of Occupation in Twentieth-Century Asia’. The precise choice of research topic will lie with the student in consultation with supervisors, but it …

Ph.D.-position “Relocating Modernism: Global Metropolises…”, ERC funded project, art history, LMU Munich, Germany

The LMU Munich, Germany, has announced the position of a Research Associate/Doctoral Student in the domain of History of Modern Art at the Institute of Art History for a period of 3 years (13 TV-L, 65%) in connection with the ERC funded project “METROMOD, Relocating Modernism: Global Metropolises, Modern Art and Exile”. Submission deadline is …

CfP: 7th Forum East Asian Art History at Vienna, 1st -2nd June 2018, due: 20 February 2018

The Organizers of the 7th FORUM EAST ASIAN ART HISTORY (Vienna) call for papers and panel suggestions Vienna, 01. – 02.06.2018 University of Vienna, Department of Art History, 01-02 of June 2018 Venue: University of Vienna, Department of Art History, Spitalgasse 2, Hof 9 (University Campus), 1090 Vienna Deadline for submissions: 20th of February, 2018 …

6 PhD-Scholarships for Transcultural Studies with focus Asia/Europe at Heidelberg University – due 15 March, 2018

Dear ReNetMoMoCA members, the Graduate Programme for Transcultural Studies (GPTS) of the Heidelberg Centre for Transcultural Studies at Heidelberg University welcomes applications for up to six doctoral scholarships beginning in the winter semester 2018/19. In accordance with the research scheme of the Heidelberg Centre for Transcultural Studies, the three-year graduate programme focuses on the dynamics …

Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor for History of Asian Art (Tenure Track), Uni. of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado

The Department of Art & Art History at the University of Colorado Boulder seeks a tenure-track assistant professor in the history of Asian Art, to begin August 2018. Open to any Asian specialization from any historical period, including contemporary. Teach undergraduate and graduate level courses (two courses per semester), conduct an active research program, and …

ANN: Member Publication – Jane Chin Davidson: “Global and World Art in the Practice of the University Museum”, ed. volume, Routledge 2017

ReNetMoCoCA member Jane Chin Davidson has just released the book “Global and World Art in the Practice of the University Museum” at Routledge Publishers which provides new thinking on exhibitions of global art and world art in relation to university museums. Taking The Fowler Museum at UCLA, USA, as its central subject, this edited collection …