Ausschreibung: Spaces of Art: Concepts and Impacts in and Outside Latin America (DFK Paris/Trafo)

Bewerbungsschluss: 31. Januar 2019

Date: October 26th – November 3rd, 2019

Place: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City

The Forum Transregionale Studien and the German Center for Art History in Paris (Deutsches Forum für Kunstgeschichte, DFK Paris, part of the Max Weber Foundation – German Humanities Institutes Abroad) and Instituto de Investigaciones Estéticas of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) invite doctoral candidates and postdoctoral researchers in the field of art history as well as neighboring disciplines to apply to participate in a Transregional Academy that will be convened from October 26 to November 3, 2019, at UNAM, Mexico, on the theme of Spaces of Art: Concepts and Impacts in and Outside Latin America.

The working language will be English.

Applications in English must include the following documents:

  • a letter of motivation (2,500 characters, incl. spaces) that clearly shows how your project fits into the current research landscape and the academy’s description,
  • a short biography (1,000 characters, incl. spaces, running text) that includes information on your country of origin and current residence,
  • an outline that summarizes your current research project (5,000 characters, incl. spaces),
  • and the names of two academic references (no letter of recommendation required).

Please email all documents in one PDF file to artspaces(at) by no later than 31 January 2019.

Contact: Dr. Botakoz Kassymbekova (Forum Transregionale Studien), Wallotstr. 14, 14193 Berlin, artspaces(at)

Contact for questions related to content: Dr. Lena Bader (DFK Paris), 45, rue des Petits Champs, 75001 Paris, lbader(at)

For further information on the previous academies and the participating institutions, please visit: