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AAH UK
The job board of the British Association of Art Historians.
http://aah.org.uk/
American Alliance of Museums
The job site of the leading association of U.S. museums.
http://www.aam-us.org/
American Cultural Resources Association
A map with links to consulting firms in the cultural resource management field, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, sponsored by the American Cultural Resources Association, which promotes the common interests of cultural resource management (CRM) firms of all sizes, types and specialties. Its member firms undertake much of the legally mandated CRM studies and investigations in the U.S. Their clients include federal, state and local government agencies, private industry and non-profit groups. Member firms themselves employ thousands of CRM professionals, including archaeologists, architectural historians, historians, and an increasingly diverse group of other specialists. The site also includes a limited job board under the “ACRA-I” button.
http://www.acra-crm.org
American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works
An internship, fellowship and job board sponsored by the institute, which is the only national membership organization in the U.S. dedicated to the preservation of cultural material.
http://www.conservation-us.org/publications-resources/careers-in-conservation/search#.Us6_g_RDvK0
American Musical Instrument Society
A directory of links to instrument dealers, makers and appraisers, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by the American Musical Instrument Society. The society promotes promote better understanding of all aspects of the history, design, construction, restoration, and usage of musical instruments in all cultures and from all periods. Its members include collectors, curators, historians, performers, instrument makers, conservators, restorers, dealers, teachers, and students.
http://amis.org/resources/index.html
Antique Tribal Art Dealers Association
A geographical directory of links to association members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search. Members must conform to the association’s ethical standards and pledge to act as honest brokers, to guarantee authenticity and to provide the buying public with the available information on the age, source and integrity of the objects that they sell.
https://www.atada.org/listings/
Architectural Humanities Research Association
A directory of links to members of the research association, which promotes, supports, develops and disseminates high-quality research in all areas of architectural humanities, including architectural history, theory, culture, design and urbanism. Use Google and LinkedIn to connect with members for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.ahra-architecture.org/registration/members/all/
Art Book Publishers
A directory of links to art book publishers, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by Publishers Global.
http://www.publishersglobal.com/directory/subject/art-publishers/
Art Dealers
A directory of links to art dealers, including contact information for networking purposes, sponsored by the Art Dealers Association of America.
http://artdealers.org/member-galleries
Art Info
A job board from Louise Blouin Media, the world’s leading cultural media group.
http://jobs.artinfo.com/
Art Institute
The career center for the Art Institute of Chicago.
http://www.artic.edu/employment
Art Library Jobs
Job board sponsored by the Art Libraries Society of North America.
http://www.arlisna.org/career-resources/arlis-na-joblist
Art Preservation
A directory of links to art preservation grants, scholarships, internships and jobs, sponsored by the International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property, an intergovernmental organization dedicated to the conservation of cultural heritage. Click the "Classifieds" tab at the top of the page to navigate to specific areas of interest.
http://www.iccrom.org/classifieds_categories/show-all/
Art-Related Research Agencies
An international directory of links to independent art or culture-related research agencies sponsored by the International Federation of Arts Councils and Cultural Agencies. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://ifacca.org/en/
Arts Consultants
A searchable directory of links to arts consultants sponsored by the English and Scottish Regional Art Boards and an arts consultancy. The links are primarily to U.K. consultants, but also include many U.S. firms. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. Search categories can be found on the right hand side of the page.
http://www.arts-consultants.org/
Arts Wave
Job board sponsored by Arts Wave. Formerly the Cincinnati Fine Arts Fund, Arts Wave strives to be a leader and regional catalyst in advancing the vitality and vibrancy of Greater Cincinnati by mobilizing the creative energy of the entire community.
http://www.theartswave.org/connect/jobs
ArtSEARCH
Lists job opportunities in the arts, including full-time, part-time, seasonal, year-round and internship opportunities, from entry level to upper management. Secure login required (student ID and password required).
Association of Architecture Organizations
A directory of links to association members, including links to Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The association is dedicated to enhancing public dialogue about architecture and design. Its members include architecture centers, design professionals, architecture and design schools, educators, historic preservation trusts, design advocacy and urban planning organizations, and museums with architecture collections, located in 55 U.S. cities and 7 foreign countries.
http://www.aaonetwork.org/about-us/member-directory
Association of Art Editors
A job board sponsored by the association, which advances and sets standards for the profession of art editors. The site also contains a directory of links to association members, including contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
https://artedit.org/job-opportunities.php
Association of Art Museum Curators-Internships
An internship board sponsored by the association, which supports and promotes the work of museum curators by creating opportunities for networking, collaboration, professional development, and advancement.
http://www.artcurators.org/?page=Internships
Association of Art Museum Curators-Jobs
A job board sponsored by the association, which supports and promotes the work of museum curators by creating opportunities for networking, collaboration, professional development, and advancement.
http://www.artcurators.org/networking/opening_search.asp
Association of Moving Image Archivists
A directory of companies, suppliers and service providers in the audiovisual media industry, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, sponsored by the association, whose members are dedicated to the acquisition, preservation, description, exhibition, and use of moving image materials. The site also contains a directory of links to the association’s institutional members, many with career sites of their own.
http://www.amianet.org/node/1244/
Association for Preservation Technology International
An internship and job board sponsored by the association, which is a cross - disciplinary, membership organization dedicated to promoting the best technology for conserving historic structures and their settings.
http://www.apti.org/resources/available-positions/
Association of Research Institutes in Art History
A directory of links to member institutes, many with career sites of their own. The association promotes scholarship by institutes of advanced research in the history of art and related disciplines.
http://www.ariah.info/memberinstitutions3.html
Auction Houses
An international directory of links to major auction houses, including Web site and contact information for internship and job search purposes, sponsored by artnet.
http://www.artnet.com/auctionhousedirectory/index.aspx
Audio Preservation and Restoration
A directory of links to companies, suppliers and service providers in the audio preservation and restoration industry, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The directory is sponsored by the Association for Recorded Sound Collections, which is dedicated to the preservation and study of sound recordings—in all genres of music and speech, in all formats, and from all periods. The association’s members include archivists, librarians, and curators representing many of the world’s leading audiovisual repositories, as well as record collectors, record dealers, researchers, historians, discographers, musicians, engineers, producers, reviewers, and broadcasters.
http://www.arsc-audio.org/audiopreservation.html
Canadian Museums
Career page of the Canadian Museums Association.
http://www.pro.rcip-chin.gc.ca/index-eng.jsp
Calder Foundation
An internship board sponsored by the Calder Foundation.
http://www.calder.org/contact/internships
Career Alternatives for Art Historians
A comprehensive directory of alternative career paths for art historians, including links to related associations and job search resources.
http://www3.nd.edu/~crosenbe/jobs.html
Chicago Art Dealers Association
A directory of links to association members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The association is comprised of the city's foremost dealers of the visual arts.
http://www.chicagoartistsresource.org/
Chicago Art Galleries
A searchable directory of links to Chicago art galleries sponsored by Chicago Gallery News, a leading trade publication. The site also includes a searchable directory of links to art service companies and art-related institutions, associations and centers. All the links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.chicagogallerynews.com/galleries
Christie's
The career site of a leading global auction house.
http://www.christies.com/
Cincinnati Art Museum
Employment and internship opportunities at the Cincinnati Art Museum.
http://www.cincinnatiartmuseum.org/about/work-here/
CINOA
A directory of links to U.S. art and antique dealers, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, sponsored by CINOA, which represents 5,000 dealers from 32 associations in 22 countries. Membership of CINOA is based on associations which bind their dealer members to adhere to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity. The leading U.S. antique associations are CINOA members.
http://www.cinoa.org/dealers/country/USA
College Art Association
The job site for the College Art Association.
http://careercenter.collegeart.org/
Conservation and Restoration Suppliers
A directory of links to suppliers and service providers in the conservation and restoration industry, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by Conservation OnLine, a service of the Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works. The links also include contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://cool.conservation-us.org/misc/commercial.html
Conservation Organizations
An extensive directory of links to organizations involved in art conservation, many with career centers of their own, sponsored by Conservation OnLine, a service of the Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.cool.conservation-us.org/byorg/orgs.html
Conservators and Restorers
A searchable directory of links to conservators and restorers in the U.S. and other countries in the world sponsored by Conservation OnLine, a service of the Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works. The links also include contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://cool.conservation-us.org/misc/people/nations/
Conservators and Restorers in the U.K.
A searchable directory of links to conservators and restorers in the U.K. and Ireland sponsored by the U.K.’s Institute of Conservation. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.conservationregister.com/
Coordinating Council of Audiovisual Archives Associations
A directory of links to the council’s association members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The council represents the interests of professional archive organizations with interests in audiovisual materials including films, broadcast television and radio, and audio recordings. The professional archivists that the council represents work in institutions such as archives, libraries and museums at the national and local level, university teaching and research departments, and broadcasting organizations.
http://www.ccaaa.org/memberlist.html
Detroit Institute of Art
A job board sponsored by the institute, whose collection is rated among the top six in the U.S., comprising a multicultural and multinational survey of human creativity from prehistory through the 21st century.
http://www.dia.org/about/employment.aspx
Distributed Art Publishers
Internship board sponsored by Distributed Art Publishers, a leading source for books on twentieth century art, photography, design, architecture and visual culture and the exclusive North American book distributor for many of America's most important museums.
http://www.artbook.com/jobandinatda.html
Ephermera Society of America
A searchable directory of links to society members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The society cultivates interest in ephemera; promotes the personal and institutional collection, preservation, exhibition, and research of ephemeral materials; serves as a link among collectors, dealers, institutions, and scholars; and contributes to the cultural life of those who have an interest in our heritage as a nation.
http://www.ephemerasociety.org/sites.html
Film Archives and Research Centers
A directory of links to U.S. and international film archives and research centers, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by the National Film Preservation Board, an advisory body reporting to the Library of Congress. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The directory can be found under the "Resources" button.
http://www.loc.gov/programs/national-film-preservation-board/about-this-program
Fine Art Advisors
A directory of links to leading fine art advisors, including email contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, sponsored by the Association of Professional Art Advisors. The association is comprised of independent art advisors, curators and corporate art managers.
http://www.artadvisors.org/membership-directory/
Fine Art Appraisers
A directory of links to members of the Appraiser Association of America, the leading association of fine and decorative art appraisers. The directory is searchable by art specialization and links include Web site and email contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.appraisersassociation.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=page.viewPage&pageID=741&nodeID=1
Fine Art Services
A directory of links to leading fine art service providers, including their Web site and email contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, sponsored by the Association of Professional Art Advisors. Services include appraisal, installation, lighting, insurance and collection management.
http://www.artadvisors.org/affiliate-directory/
Hire Culture
A job board for Boston and Massachusetts sponsored by the Massachusetts Cultural Council.
https://www.hireculture.org/
ICA - Art Conservation
An internship, fellowship and job board sponsored by the ICA – Art Conservation, the nation’s first non-profit regional art conservation center. The organization was founded in 1952 by the directors of six major Midwestern museums to provide professional, high quality, and cost effective art conservation services. The site also includes a directory of links to art conservation organizations, many with career sites of their own.
http://www.ica-artconservation.org/about/career/
Independent Curators International
A directory of links to artists, curators and organizations, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, sponsored by Independent Curators International (ICI), which produces exhibitions, events and publications for diverse audiences around the world. Established in 1975, ICI focuses on the role of the curator as a contextualizing force for contemporary art, and one that develops infrastructure for contemporary artists and art discourse in different contexts throughout the world. The site also contains a fellowship board under the “Research” button and a limited internship and job board under the “About Us” button.
http://curatorsintl.org/collaborators/curators
Institute of Classical Architecture and Art
A directory of links to institute members and regional chapters, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The institute is the leading organization dedicated to advancing the classical tradition in architecture, urbanism and their allied arts.
http://www.classicist.org/membership-and-chapters/
International Association of Corporate Collections of Contemporary Art
A directory of links to association members, including Website information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The site also contains a directory of association board members under the “General Assembly & Board” button and a detailed association brochure on the homepage. Use LinkedIn to connect with specific board members. The association represents the curators of corporate art collections, primarily in Europe, and facilitates meetings to reflect on the specificities of individual collections.
http://www.iaccca.com/members.php5
International Association of Dealers in Ancient Art
A directory of links to the association’s members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The association is the international association of leading dealers in works of ancient art. Its members adhere to a stringent code of conduct designed to serve not only the interests of their clients, but also the integrity of the art objects themselves.
http://www.iadaa.org/en/members
International Committee for the Conservation of Industrial Heritage
A searchable directory of links to committee members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The committee’s goals are to promote international cooperation in preserving, conserving, investigating, documenting, researching, interpreting, and advancing education of industrial heritage. Its members include historians, conservators, museum curators, architects, archaeologists, students, teachers and heritage professionals.
http://ticcih.org/about/directory/
International Confederation of Architectural Museums
A directory of links to member museums, many with career sites of their own. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.icam-web.org/memberlist.php
International Convention of Exhibitions and Fine Art Transporters (ICEFAT)
A searchable directory of links to members of the ICEFAT, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. ICEFAT represents the leading independent art transportation firms in over 34 countries. Each member specializes in handling and shipping works of art, artifacts and antiquities for museums, galleries and dealers, corporate and private collectors and premier auction houses.
http://icefat.org/
Media Arts Jobs
Job board sponsored by the National Alliance for Media Arts and Culture, whose members include community-based media production centers and facilities, university-based programs, museums, media presenters and exhibitors, film festivals, distributors, film archives, youth media programs, community access television, digital arts and online groups, and policy-related centers. Combined, these organizations serve approximately 400,000 artists and other media professionals nationwide.
http://www.namac.org/job-bank
Museum Association
Job board for the British Museum Association.
http://www.museumsassociation.org
Museum Employment Resource Center
A leading job board for careers in museums.
http://www.museum-employment.com/
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
Internship board sponsored by the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago.
https://mcachicago.org/About/Internships
The Museum of Metropolitan Art
An internship and fellowship board sponsored by The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
http://www.metmuseum.org/research/internships-and-fellowships
MuseumJobs.com
A job board for British museums.
http://www.museumjobs.com/
National Alliance for Media Arts and Culture
A directory of links to members of the National Alliance for Media Arts and Culture, nearly all with career sites of their own. The alliance includes community-based media production centers and facilities, university-based programs, museums, media presenters and exhibitors, film festivals, distributors, film archives, youth media programs, community access television, digital arts and online groups, and policy-related centers. Combined, these organizations serve approximately 400,000 artists and other media professionals nationwide.
http://www.namac.org/our-members/
National Alliance of Preservation Commissions
A searchable directory of links to consultants and preservation professionals, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, sponsored by the alliance, which serves as a forum for preservation commissions mandated by the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended, to discuss mutual problems and to act as a national voice on behalf of commissions.
https://napcommissions.org/directory/
National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures
Internship and job board sponsored by the National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures (NALAC), nation's leading nonprofit organization exclusively dedicated to the promotion, advancement, development, and cultivation of the Latino arts field. In this capacity, NALAC stimulates and facilitates intergenerational dialogues among disciplines, languages, and traditional and contemporary expressions.
http://www.nalac.org/opportunities/jobs-available
National Committee on the History of Art
A directory of links to committee members, including contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The committee’s primary concern is developing global networks of art historians, particularly in areas of the world in which art history is an emerging discipline. Select the "Member" tab to access the information.
http://wp.nchart.org/about/
National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers
A map with links to state historic preservation officers, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The conference is the professional association of state government officials who implement the national historic preservation program as delegates of the U.S. Secretary of the Interior pursuant to the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended. The site also includes a job board under the “About Us” button.
http://www.ncshpo.org/shpodirectory.shtml
National Council for the Traditional Arts
An internship board sponsored by the council, the nation’s oldest folk arts organization.
http://ncta-usa.org/internship-opportunities/
National Gallery of Art
Job and internship site for the National Gallery of Art.
http://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/opportunities.html
National Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
An internship and job board sponsored by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio.
http://www.rockhall.com/careers/
National Trust for Historic Preservation
An internship and job board sponsored by the trust, a privately funded nonprofit organization, works to save America’s historic places. The site also contains a directory of links to other job boards in the historical preservation field.
http://www.preservationnation.org/career-center/nthp/#.VbbNd03bKpo
New York Foundation for the Arts
A detailed listing of jobs sponsored by the New York Foundation for the Arts.
https://www.nyfa.org/Classifieds/Jobs
Ohio Preservation Council
A directory of links to council members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The site also includes a directory of links to vendors and consultants, with similar contact information. The council is a coalition of preservationists, conservators, librarians, archivists, curators, records managers, the institutions they represent, and other concerned citizens who recognize the serious threat to documentary heritage.
http://opc.ohionet.org/opcjoomla/membership/member-directory
Partners for Sacred Places
An extensive directory of links to companies, suppliers and service providers involved in the preservation of sacred places, many with career sites of the own. Partners for Sacred Places is a national network of experts who understand the value of a congregation’s architectural assets, their worth as a faith community, and the significance of their service to the community at large. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.sacredplaces.org/tools-research/professional-alliance
Preservation Action
An internship and job board sponsored by Preservation Action, which serves as a national grassroots lobby for historic preservation. The organization seeks to make historic preservation a national priority by advocating to all branches of the federal government for sound preservation policy and programs through a grassroots constituency empowered with information and training and through direct contact with elected representatives.
http://www.preservationaction.org/employment/
Preservation Jobs
An internship and job board sponsored by PreservationDirectory.com.
http://www.preservationdirectory.com/PreservationBlogs/ArticleListings.aspx?catid=3
Preservation Marketplace
An extensive directory of links to companies, suppliers and service providers involved in the preservation industry, many with career sites of the own, sponsored by PreservationDirectory.com. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.preservationdirectory.com/PreservationBusinessesProductsServices/BusinessCategories.aspx
Smithsonian
The career page for the Smithsonian Institution.
http://www.sihr.si.edu/
Society for Industrial Archeology
A directory of consultants in the field of industrial archeology, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The site also contains a directory of links to society chapters under the “Chapters” button on the left on the side of the page. The society promotes the study, appreciation, and preservation of U.S. industrial and technological physical history. The word “archeology” underscores the society’s principal concern with the physical evidence of industry and technology sites, including structures, buildings, artifacts, industrial processes, bridges, railroads, canals, landscapes, and communities.
http://www.sia-web.org/resources/consultant-directory/
Society of Architectural Historians
Job board sponsored by the society, which promotes the study, interpretation, and conservation of architecture, design, landscapes, and urbanism worldwide. The site also has a searchable directory of fellowships, grants and internships.
http://www.sah.org/jobs-and-careers/sah-career-center
Society of Architectural Historians-Chapters
A directory of links to society chapters, including Web site and contact information networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.sah.org/about-sah/chapters-and-partners
Sotheby's
The career site of another leading global auction house.
http://www.sothebys.com/en.html
Textile Society of America
A compilation of opportunities, including calls to artists, internships, jobs and residencies, sponsored by the society, which provides a forum for the exchange of information about textiles from artistic, cultural, economic, historic, political, social and technical perspectives. Its members include museum curators, teachers, historians, artists, dealers and collectors.
http://textilesocietyofamerica.org/community/opportunities/
Tile Heritage Foundation
A directory of links to foundation members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The foundation promotes appreciation of ceramic surfaces in the U.S. and provides a historical perspective regarding all ceramic surfacing materials, both past and present. The foundation is also involved in the preservation of existing installations of rare and unusual ceramic surfaces while enhancing the visibility of contemporary tile work.
http://www.tileheritage.org/page6/page6.html
Visual Resources Association
An Internship and job board sponsored by the association, a multi-disciplinary organization dedicated to furthering research and education in the field of image and media management within the educational, cultural heritage, and commercial environments. Its membership includes information specialists; digital image specialists; archivists; art, architecture, film, video, metadata, and digital librarians; museum professionals; architectural firms; galleries; publishers; vendors; rights and reproductions officials; photographers; art historians; artists; scientists; and academic technologists.
http://vraweb.org/opportunities/employment/
Washington DC Jobs
Job board sponsored by the Washington, D.C. Cultural Alliance.
http://02d3d15.netsolhost.com/cgi-bin/jbsearch.cgi