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 Art Consultancy Internship at Corrigall & Co

Mary Corrigall's art, media and research consultancy is offering a paid internship to a fine art or art history graduate.

Call for Papers

A conference examining the history of the “collage” form

 Intern wanted at galerie NOKO

Galerie NOKO is a contemporary art gallery based in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape that provides an alternative platform for Visual Arts and related diverse narratives.


Nominations are now requested for the Helgaard Steyn Award for Sculpture in 2017.

Residencies at the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris

The Institut Français is launching the 2018 call for applications for its residency program at the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris.

Special comic and illustration residency program by Arteles

Comic Blast is a special residency program by Arteles for artists focused on comic & illustration art. The program brings together creative professionals from around the world for a 1-month residency in Hämeenkyrö, Finland, at the quality facilities of Arteles Creative Center.

Internship position at William Humphreys Art Gallery

Nestled in the Oppenheimer Gardens and situated in the Diamond City's Civic Centre, the WHAG is considered one of the finest art museums in South Africa. It is a national heritage entity funded directly by central state.

Revolution Room publication shortlisted as finalist in Africa Architecture Awards

The Africa Architecture Awards seek to celebrate design excellence and promote an increased awareness of the role and importance of architecture across Africa. Based on values rather than categories, the awards seek to honour established architects and encourage emerging and future voices.

Call for proposals for a Nelson Mandela statue for the Cape Town City Hall

The City of Cape Town is looking to appoint a service provider to design, manufacture and install a Nelson Mandela Statue on the balcony of the Cape Town City hall.

Internship position available at KZNSA

The KwaZulu-Natal Society of Arts, with the support of VANSA, is offering a 12-month internship position. The internship provides a graduate or new entrant to the job market with an opportunity to work in the arts & culture sector.

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