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The Samuel H. Kress Foundation AAMC Affiliated Fellowship at the American Academy in Rome

Tuesday, August 8, 2017   (0 Comments)
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Applications are now open for the Samuel H. Kress and Association of Art Museum Curators (AAMC) Foundation Affiliated Fellowship at the American Academy in Rome (AAR). The program is intended to honor exceptional curatorial vision and help curators advance deserving projects in any field or genre. Applications are due by Monday, October 16, 2017 at 12pm ET.

Since its founding, the program has been awarded to distinguished curators to advance the following projects: Dr. Hilliard Todd Goldfarb, Associate Chief Curator and Curator of Old Masters, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, for Faith, Death and Eternal Life in the Art of Poussin (working title); Judith Mann, Curator, European Art to 1800 at the Saint Louis Art Museum for Painting on Stone, 1520-1800, Andaleeb Badiee Banta, Curator of European and American Art, Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College for Old Master Drawings @ Oberlin: The Italian Drawings; and Jessica Powers, The Gilbert M. Denman, Jr., Curator of Art of the Ancient Mediterranean World, San Antonio Museum of Art for Sacred Landscapes: Visions of Nature and Myth in Ancient Rome.


Download the application here.


Visit the Program page to learn more about the Program's components.



The AAMC and AAMC Foundation are grateful for the funding support provided by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation for this Fellowship, and are thankful to have partners, such as the Samuel H. Kress Foundation and American Academy in Rome, that share our mission.


About the AAMC & AAMC Foundation

Founded in 2001, the Association of Art Museum Curators (AAMC) & AAMC Foundation celebrate the curatorial narrative by supporting and promoting the work of art curators at all stages in their career through opportunities for networking, collaboration, professional development, and career advancement.  In the ever-changing, non-profit visual art world, AAMC is the voice for all curators—regardless of field, experience level, and institutional type. We ensure that the curatorial perspective on art, museums, and educational issues is actively communicated to the public, media, and museum profession. AAMC today has over 1,300 members from over 400 institutions around the globe.  For more information, visit 

About the Samuel H. Kress Foundation

The mission of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation (est. 1929) is to sustain and carry out the original vision of founder, Samuel H. Kress (1863-1955). The Kress Foundation supports the work of individuals and institutions engaged with appreciation, interpretation, preservation, study and teaching of the history of European art and architecture from antiquity to the dawn 
of the modern era.

About the American Academy in Rome

Founded in 1894, the American Academy in Rome is a leading international center for independent studies and advanced research in the arts and humanities. Each year, following a national juried competition, the Rome Prize is awarded to approximately 30 Americans working in Ancient, Medieval, Renaissance and Early Modern, and Modern Italian Studies, and Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Design, Historic Preservation and Conservation, Literature, Musical Composition, and Visual Arts. The annual application deadline for the Rome Prize is November 1. To learn more, please visit:

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