Call for Applications: 2023 Chinese Object Study Workshops

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United States
Subject Fields: 
Archaeology, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Asian History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies

Dear Colleagues,

We are glad to announce that the Chinese Object Study Workshops program is receiving applications for 2023. The program is funded by the Mellon Foundation and administered by the National Museum of Asian Art. The program is open to students enrolled in a graduate art history program (at the time that the workshop is held) at a North American or European university who are pursuing an advanced degree in Chinese art. Graduate students from other art history–related programs and/or working closely with Chinese art objects are welcome to apply. Applicants may be of any nationality and may apply for more than one workshop.

Housing, most meals, and a transportation stipend will be provided for each participant. Please find more information about workshop descriptions and application instructions here. The application deadline is March 3, 2023 and decisions will be announced by March 31.  

Workshop I: Mapping Process, June 12–16, 2023, Seattle Art Museum

Workshop Leaders: Peter Sturman, University of California, Santa Barbara; Lei Xue, Oregon State University; Foong Ping, Seattle Art Museum

Workshop II: Interrogating Chinese Ceramics, August 14-18, 2023, National Museum of Asian Art 

Workshop Leaders: Stacey Pierson, SOAS University of London; Sabrina Rastelli, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice; Jan Stuart, National Museum of Asian Art

Best regards,

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Jingmin Zhang, National Museum of Asian Art

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