Terra Foundation for American Art Fellowship
Terra Foundation for American Art Fellowship at the Institut national d’histoire de l’art – September 1, 2020–August 31, 2021
The Institut national d’histoire de l’art has partnered with the Terra Foundation for American Art to offer a one-year postdoctoral residential fellowship at the INHA. In addition, the fellow will benefit from a travel allowance.
The recipient’s objective will be to perform original research on the art of the United States prior to 1980 in view of publishing an article in the year following the end of the fellowship.
Visual arts that are eligible for the Terra Foundation fellowship include all visual art categories except architecture and commercial film/animation.
Within the framework of the recipient’s research trip, the INHA will encourage the dissemination of the recipient’s research in the United States.
- The fellow will be welcomed at the INHA and have access to the institute’s facilities and library from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020
- Health insurance, visa costs, and housing in France are the fellow’s responsibility
- Funding, paid in euros, includes an annual grant worth 26,000 USD and a travel allowance worth 8,500 USD
Applications must be submitted online by March 2, 2020.
The candidate should have successfully defended his or her thesis (in French or English) in a Francophone university less than 5 years prior to the application deadline
The thesis subject must focus, totally or partially, on the history of art of the United States before 1980