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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, …

Job opportunity: MAK Vienna looks for a curator of its Asian collection (German required), due: 16 Sept 2018

The Museum for Applied Arts (MAK) in Vienna offers the position of curator for its Asian collections. Have a look at the German announcement below (German language proficiency seems a conditio sine qua non); closing date for applications is 16 September 2018. Das MAK – Österreichisches Museum für angewandte Kunst / Gegenwartskunst sucht ab Anfang …

ANN: Programme of the 7th Forum East Asian Art History released, 1-2 June, 2018, Vienna

The Forum East Asian Art History is an annual meeting of junior faculty members, postdoctoral researchers, and doctoral students in the field of East Asian art history or related fields. Since East Asian Art History as an academic discipline in the German-speaking area is institutionally placed between East Asian Studies and an Art History focusing …

CfP: Graduate Students Workshop “In Search of Global Impact of Asian Aesthetics on American Art and Material Culture”, Oct. 11-12, Uni. of Delaware, due: June 8, 2018

With the generous support of the Terra Foundation for American Art, the University of Delaware’s Department of Art History and the Winterthur Program of American Material Culture will host a two-day International Graduate Student workshop on October 11 and 12, 2018. This workshop is part of a series of events in October 2018 to launch …

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 …