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Grant Wood Fellow in Painting & Drawing 2020/2021

The University of Iowa School of Art and Art History seeks applications from emerging to established artists in painting/drawing for the Grant Wood Fellowship Program for the 2020-21 academic year.

Fellowship recipient responsibilities:

• Teach one class per semester in the University of Iowa School of Art & Art History, Painting & Drawing Area.  The candidate may teach either an introductory course or an advanced course depending on their strengths and the needs of the program.

• Present a public lecture about their work

• Participate in limited public outreach activities (e.g.: workshops, discussion of your work with a local arts organization)

• Shared exhibition at end of year with the Grant Wood Fellow in Printmaking, and possibly the fellow in Performing Arts.

Fellows receive:

  • An appointment as a Grant Wood Visiting Assistant Professor in Painting & Drawing.
  • $40,000 salary and benefits
  • private studio
  • furnished housing (in an  off- campus residence)

Required Qualifications:

The applicant will have received an MFA in painting/drawing by the start of the appointment or have an equivalent combination of education and experience, evidence of a national exhibition record, university level teaching experience outside of graduate career, demonstration of a promising program of creative research that contributes to the current needs of the undergraduate  and graduate painting and drawing population.

Desirable Qualifications:

Understanding of a variety of conceptual approaches in the teaching of painting/drawing and proficiency in critical theory.

Submission:

Candidates should submit applications online at:  http://jobs.uiowa.edu .  Search requisition #73863.  Review of applications will begin on February 1st, 2020.

Applications must include:

- C.V. including phone number, email, mailing and website addresses

- Letter of interest

- One-page artist’s statement

- Link to artist’s website providing digital documentation of recent work (at least 20 images with slide script/description of work)

- 3 professional references – names and contact information only

 

Grant Wood Fellow in Printmaking 2020/2021

The University of Iowa School of Art and Art History seeks applications from emerging to established artists in printmaking for the Grant Wood Fellowship Program for the 2020-21 academic year.

Fellowship Recipient Responsibilities:

• Teach one class per semester in the University of Iowa School of Art & Art History, Printmaking Area.  The candidate may teach either an introductory, intermediate or an advanced course depending on the needs of the program.

• Present a public lecture about their work

• Participate in limited public outreach activities (e.g.: workshops, discussion of your work with a local arts organization)

• Shared exhibition at end-of-year with the Grant Wood Fellow in Painting & Drawing, and possibly the fellow in Performing Arts.

Fellows Receive:

  • An appointment as a Grant Wood Visiting Assistant Professor in Printmaking.
  • $40,000 salary and benefits
  • private studio
  • private furnished housing (in an off- campus residence)

Required Qualifications:

The applicant will have received an MFA in printmaking or have a combination of education and experience that exceeds the MFA degree by the start of the appointment. In addition, the applicant must have evidence of a national exhibition record, university level teaching experience beyond their graduate career, demonstration of a promising program of creative research that contributes to the current needs of the undergraduate and graduate student population in the Studio Art Division.

Desirable Qualifications:

Understanding of a variety of conceptual approaches in the teaching of printmaking, proficiency in critical theory and contemporary art.

Submission:

Candidates should submit applications online at:  http://jobs.uiowa.edu .  Search requisition #73864.

Review of applications will begin on February 1st, 2020.

Applications must include:

- C.V. including a phone number, email, mailing address and the URL for their website

- Letter of interest

- One-page artist statement

- Link to their artist website providing digital documentation of recent work (at least 20 images with a description of work)

- 3 professional references – names and contact information only

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies.

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