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12137-AU
Fulbright Scholar Award

Fulbright-Q21/MuseumsQuartier Artist-in-Residence

Austria
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Award Activity

The purpose of this award is to give creative artists of all contemporary media, including but not limited to the fields in the specializations box below, an opportunity to work in residence with one or more of the cultural providers associated with Quartier21/ MuseumsQuartier (Q21).

A project proposal that describes the artist's planned contribution to Q21 activities and that specifically mentions one or more Q21 project partners of interest should be submitted with the application. Q21 will assist finalists in establishing appropriate institutional affiliations.

Scholars selected for this award will be required to:
  • Conduct a professional and/or artistic project
  • Conduct a research project of the applicant’s choosing
Award Length
Two months
Award Dates

Grants must begin in late February 2023 in line with the Austrian academic year and in order to attend the mandatory orientation. Research or professional project at the host institution will begin on March 1, 2023.

Locations

Quartier21/ MuseumsQuartier (Q21), Vienna
To learn more about Vienna, click here.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Architecture
Art History
Arts
Computer Science
Creative Writing
Culinary Arts
Dance
Drama/Theater
Education
Environmental Sciences
Fashion
Film/Cinema Studies
Gender Studies
Journalism
Literature, American
Literature, non- U.S.
Museum Studies
Music
Philosophy
Urban Planning
Areas of Interest

Specializations include (but are not limited to) the following: digital culture, fine art, photography, street art, game culture, film, fashion, design, literature, conceptual art, theory, sound art, comics, media art, dance, theater, and arts management.

Application Deadline
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Activity Type
Professional Project
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A Professional Project enables the participant to engage in activities in their area of expertise to enhance their professional development and the field at large. Projects may include serving as a professional consultant to the host organization, sharing expertise, visiting other organizations in their professional field, gaining practical experience, and attending public lectures. While the details vary according to the specific award, the focus of a Professional Project grant should not be research or teaching.

Research
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Research includes activities involving scientific research, qualitative research, quantitative research, and practice-based research, including artistic research. Research can take place in locations such as the laboratory, the field, the archives, or an artist residency. It can be experimental, clinical, or applied. It can include examining policies, systems, theories, methods, interactions, and works of art and music, with the objective to evaluate or develop new knowledge or works. Quantifiable (tangible) outcomes can include publications (books, journal articles, scripts, etc.), conference presentations, artistic and musical compositions, exhibitions, performances, films, and patents.

Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) not required
Career Profile
Artists
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Awards are open to individuals who have more than seven years of experience in an artistic profession.

Early Career Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for no more than seven years.

Mid-Career Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for more than seven, and less than 13, years.

Professionals
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Awards are open to individuals who have more than seven years of experience in a particular profession.

Senior Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for more than 13 years.

Number of Recipients
3
Program Staff
Aferdita Krasniqi
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
212-984-5326

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