The Pacific in Europe, Europe and the Pacific Linden-Museum Stuttgart | 26–28 April 2018

The Pacific in Europe, Europe and the Pacific Linden-Museum Stuttgart | 26–28 April 2018

The annual PAA-E meeting entitled “The Pacific in Europe, Europe and the Pacific” will be held at the Linden-Museum Stuttgart, State Museum of Ethnology, from 26 until 28 April 2018 to coincide with the exhibition Hawai‘i – Royal Islands in the Pacific (14 October 2017 – 13 May 2018).

Job Vacancy: Position of Curator for the Pacific Collection (with a preference for a specialisation on Polynesian collections) at the Musée du Quai Branly-Jacques Chirac

Nicolas Garnier, keeper for the Pacific collections, is pleased to announce the availability of a position of Curator for the Pacific Collection (with a preference for a specialization on Polynesian collections) at the Musée du Quai Branly-Jacques Chirac.

We invite applicants with a strong background in anthropology or art history and with a significant professional experience in international museums.

Knowledge of Pacific vernacular languages is welcome. 

PAA Europe 2017: “Previous Possessions New Obligations” The Ongoing Responsibilities of Ethnographic Museums Musée d’Ethnographie de Genève (MEG) 21-23 November 2017

The annual PAA-E meeting entitled “Previous Possessions, New Obligations”: The Ongoing Responsibilities of Ethnographic Museums, will be held at the Musée d’Ethnographie de Genève (MEG) from 21 until 23 November 2017 to coincide with the exhibition L’effet boomerang. Les arts aborigènes d’Australie – The Boomerang Effect.

The Pacific Chapter of the Pacific Arts Association announces a CALL FOR PARTICIPATION for its 2017 conference. Alafua Campus of the University of the South Pacific, Apia, Samoa. The Performing Arts: Making the Invisible Visible

The Performing Arts – Making the Invisible Visible Apia, Samoa 27 November-1December 2017

Adrienne Kaeppler has suggested that one (key) role that art plays in Pacific societies is to make the invisible visible. In particular, the performing arts have developed over the millennia as integral aspects of ritual, political and economic exchanges, and in some cases entertainment.

Artist Opportunity | Enter the 10th Aesthetica Art Prize, Deadline August 31 2016

There is just one month left to enter the Aesthetica Art Prize 2016, with major prizes including £5,000 courtesy of Hiscox, a group exhibition, publication in an anthology and editorial coverage in Aesthetica Magazine (311,000 readership).

These prizes present emerging and established artists with the opportunity to expand their career and further their engagement internationally with the art world.

In the run-up to the call for entries deadline, it would be fantastic if you could share this opportunity with your audiences at Pacific Arts Alliance.