Grant Wood Fellowship in Painting & Drawing

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 following academic year. Duration of residency Fellows are expected to teach courses during the entire academic year–August 2020-May 2021. Accommodation Fellows stay in furnished, off-campus, private housing. Disciplines, […]

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 following academic year.

Duration of residency

Fellows are expected to teach courses during the entire academic year–August 2020-May 2021.

Accommodation

Fellows stay in furnished, off-campus, private housing.

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance

The applicant will have received an MFA in painting/drawing 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..

Understanding of a variety of conceptual approaches in the teaching of painting/drawing is desired.

Studio / Workspace

The Fellow receives a private faculty studio for the duration of the residency.

Fees and support

Fellows receive:

– an appointment as a Grant Wood Visiting Assistant Professor in Painting & Drawing
– $40,000 salary and benefits

Expectations towards the artist

Grant Wood Fellows are expected to:

– 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.

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Application deadline
2020-02-01

Residency starts
2020-08-18

Residency ends
2121-05-05

Location
US

Link to more information
https://grantwood.uiowa.edu/fellowships/painting-drawing