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Standard Bank Gallery Manager

Standard Bank Gallery in Johannesburg is hiring a Gallery Manager.

RAW Material Company’s residency programme 2018

RAW Material Company’s residency programme started in 2011 and has welcomed more than 40 artists, writers, researchers, curators, etc. from various nationalities, in Dakar. The residency programme is open to visual artists interested in any medium, from writers, musicians, filmmakers and architects to curators, researchers or student researchers.

Durban Artist Callout: 3rd NewAge INK Expo Festival

All Durban based creatives in Illustration and Photography are invited to participate at the 3rd NewAge INK Expo Festival 2017.

Youth, Arts and Culture Initiative Call for Proposals/Expressions

Are you inspired by the fact that up to 67% of the SADC region’s population is below 35 years and yet youth, especially young women, remain on the margins of the mainstream economy, politics and society?

Brooks International Fellowship Programme

Tate, in collaboration with Delfina Foundation, invites applications for the Brooks International Fellowship Programme 2018. Now in its fourth year, the programme will enable three curators, researchers, art historians or other museum professionals to work with Tate colleagues in London for three months commencing January 2018, complemented by activities at Delfina Foundation.

Windybrow Centre Administrator: Market Theatre Foundation

The Market Theatre Foundation is looking for an administrator for the Windybrow Centre.

Registration Open - VANSA Winter School 2017: In Common

VANSA will hold its third annual Winter School in Johannesburg from Monday 31 July – Friday 4 August each evening from 6 to 8pm.

Market Photo Workshop Alumnus Award Call for Submissions

The Market Photo Workshop is hosting the inaugural Alumnus Award. The Market Photo Workshop Alumnus Award celebrates the outstanding achievements of Market Photo Workshop alumni.

Open Call for African Portraitures: 1950s - 2000s

Opportunity to be exhibited at the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair in London, October 2017

PROJECT ASSISTANT at the Bag Factory

The Bag Factory is looking for a part time project assistant to work alongside the Bag Factory team in putting together their 2017 FNB Joburg Art Fair project.

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