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5 May 2021

Fellows Emory Visual Arts Fellows, 2021/22

Emory University Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: May 24, 2021 –  Emory University invites applications for a one-year Arts Fellowship in the Visual Arts, beginning fall 2021. This fellowship is supported through a generous gift from Sarah Arison.  We seek an emerging artist whose work involves Social Practice or New Media.

Beginning August 2021, the twelve-month, full-time Fellowship offers a $45,000 salary, benefits (including healthcare), research funds, and an exhibition of the Fellow’s work in the spring 2022. The Fellow will be expected to teach one class each semester based upon their area of artistic research, as well as to engage with arts events and students on campus. In the summer session, they are free to pursue their own work. On-campus studio space will be provided. Access to Visual Arts facilities will be available from August 2021 through August 2022.

The Fellow will be expected to teach in person and maintain a campus presence for the 2021/22 academic year.

Required: MFA in visual arts

Submit electronic dossier, including Cover Letter, Artist Statement, CV, portfolio of recent works, and the names and e-mail addresses of three references.

The cover letter should address how the fellowship will facilitate the candidate’s professional development, briefly describe a course they would offer during the fellowship, and include a statement regarding the teaching and mentorship of students from diverse backgrounds.

Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Emory University
201 Dowman Drive
Atlanta, GA 30322

Emory University is a private research university in Atlanta, Georgia. Founded in 1836 as “Emory College” by the Methodist Episcopal Church and named in honor of Methodist bishop John Emory, Emory is the second-oldest private institution of higher education in Georgia.

Opportunity Categories: + Open to All Media. Opportunity Types: Fellows. Opportunity Tags: $0 Entry/Application Fee, Deadlines 05 May thru June, and Open to U.S. Artists Only. Benefits: *No Application Fee, Education, In-Kind Benefit, Salary, and Stipend.

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